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5 Things to Remember Before School Ends

By Chameleon Kids

Personal recommendations: For a sports team, school services, or any program important to your child, a personal letter from a coach, teacher, or program leader with their contact information can go a long way for smoothing the road on the other end of a move. Teachers can be hard to contact over the summer and people may…

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3 Ways to Help Your MilKid Finish the School Year Strong

By Chameleon Kids

Don’t you love spring, that glorious time of year when the weather gets warmer, the days get longer and our kids are daydreaming about the end of school? But wait! It’s NOT the end of the year yet! Spring break is when many kids begin to phase into their end of the year “slide.” Teachers…

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The Question Every Parent Should Ask Before a PCS Move

By Chameleon Kids

PCS season is coming but have you asked your child THE question? Whether this is your first, fifth, or fifteenth move, there is one question every parent should ask before a permanent change of station (PCS) move. It’s one that shouldn’t be asked on-the-go, but one that you need to put some thought into before asking.…

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7 Semi-Brilliant Ways To Make Parenting In A Military Family (a little) Easier

By Chameleon Kids

Parenting in a military family can be full of challenges! What if there were a few simple ways to make it easier in the long run? If any of these ideas make you stop screaming “why, why, why?” then they are worth us sharing. They may not be uber-brilliant but they can save you some time,…

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The Modern Day Military Child

By Chameleon Kids

I am a military child. I have moved more times than I can count. I don’t remember the place I was born beyond the picture of my mother holding me on the front step when I came home. If you ask me where I’m from, I will give you a list of military towns and…

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15 Things Military Kids Want Grown-ups To Know

By Chameleon Kids

Hey there, grown-ups! Are you listening? We recently asked military kids of all ages and from all across the country what they think adults (parents, teachers, coaches, etc.) need to know about being a military kid. Their responses were immediate and they were excited to sound off with the positive (and the negative) things about…

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College Scholarships for Military Children

By Chameleon Kids

College Scholarships for Military Children Searching for college scholarships for your military child? We’re here to get you started on your search: We’ve been putting together a list of scholarships for military children. Do you have any to add to our list? Air Force Sergeants Association (http://www.hqafsa.org/scholarships.html) Army Emergency Relief (http://www.aerhq.org) AMVETS (http://www.amvets.org/programs/scholarships/) Army Aviation…

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