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School Liaison Officer Whiteman AFB, MO<br />Chi Anne McGrew<br />
School Liaison Officer<br />Created as part of the Interstate Compact on the Educational Opportunities of Military Childre...
The Military Child Education Compact applies to the children of:<br />Active duty members<br />Members or veterans who are...
Public Schools<br />600,000 attend civilian public schools<br />
Problems<br />Transferring academic records<br />Being placed in classes incorrectly because official transcripts do not a...
Educational Records<br />Schools must share records in a timely manner to expedite roper enrollment and placement of stude...
Immunizations<br />30 days from date of enrollment <br />
Age of Enrollment/ Course Continuation<br />Student allowed to continue enrollment at grade level <br />
Eligibility<br />Power of Attorney can be used for enrollment<br />
Tuition waived for military child being taken care of by a non-custodial parent.<br />
Child can continue to go to school in same district <br />
Shall be included in extracurricular activities after a move<br />
Graduation<br />Specific courses can be waived if similar coursework has been completed at another school<br />
Exit Exams<br />States shall accept:<br />Exit or end of course exams required at sending state<br />National norm-referen...
Transfers during senior year<br />Diploma can be gained from sending school if requirements are met their, but not at the ...
School Liaison<br />Deployment can be a stressful time for children. <br />Connect families with teachers, school district...
Registration and Graduation requirements<br />
Coordinate school transition<br />
Tutoring<br />
Information on local school districts<br />
Support for home school families<br />
Provide resource materials on elementary,  secondary, and post-secondary education.<br />
Stability in military life- each family has at least one income<br /><ul><li>Place to live
Steady pay check
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School liasion officer presentation

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Explanation of the Interstate Compact on Educational Opportunities for Military Children in Missouri and the School Liaison Officer position at Whiteman AFB, MO.

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School liasion officer presentation

  1. 1. School Liaison Officer Whiteman AFB, MO<br />Chi Anne McGrew<br />
  2. 2. School Liaison Officer<br />Created as part of the Interstate Compact on the Educational Opportunities of Military Children <br />Missouri <br /> June 11, 2008<br />
  3. 3. The Military Child Education Compact applies to the children of:<br />Active duty members<br />Members or veterans who are severely injured and medically discharged or retired for a period of one year after medical discharge or retirement; and<br />Members of the uniformed services who die on active duty or as a result of injuries sustained on active duty for a period of one year after death.<br />
  4. 4. Public Schools<br />600,000 attend civilian public schools<br />
  5. 5. Problems<br />Transferring academic records<br />Being placed in classes incorrectly because official transcripts do not arrive on time<br />Different prerequisite requirements between states<br />Extracurricular activity eligibility<br />Exit exams<br />Scholarship eligibility <br />
  6. 6. Educational Records<br />Schools must share records in a timely manner to expedite roper enrollment and placement of students.<br />Hand carry unofficial copy of transcripts.<br />
  7. 7. Immunizations<br />30 days from date of enrollment <br />
  8. 8. Age of Enrollment/ Course Continuation<br />Student allowed to continue enrollment at grade level <br />
  9. 9. Eligibility<br />Power of Attorney can be used for enrollment<br />
  10. 10. Tuition waived for military child being taken care of by a non-custodial parent.<br />
  11. 11. Child can continue to go to school in same district <br />
  12. 12. Shall be included in extracurricular activities after a move<br />
  13. 13. Graduation<br />Specific courses can be waived if similar coursework has been completed at another school<br />
  14. 14. Exit Exams<br />States shall accept:<br />Exit or end of course exams required at sending state<br />National norm-referenced achievement tests<br />Alternative testing<br />
  15. 15. Transfers during senior year<br />Diploma can be gained from sending school if requirements are met their, but not at the receiving school<br />
  16. 16. School Liaison<br />Deployment can be a stressful time for children. <br />Connect families with teachers, school districts, youth programs to ensure the needs of children are met by providing the necessary support.<br />
  17. 17. Registration and Graduation requirements<br />
  18. 18. Coordinate school transition<br />
  19. 19. Tutoring<br />
  20. 20. Information on local school districts<br />
  21. 21. Support for home school families<br />
  22. 22. Provide resource materials on elementary, secondary, and post-secondary education.<br />
  23. 23. Stability in military life- each family has at least one income<br /><ul><li>Place to live
  24. 24. Steady pay check
  25. 25. Access to health care
  26. 26. Good child care system
  27. 27. Involved in schools- encourage high performance and high standards</li></li></ul><li>

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