USC University of Southern California

Building Capacity and Welcoming Practices In Military-Connected Schools

Children of the Deployed

This video is a montage of testimonies of military students, describing their feelings on what it is like being part of a military family. This important video raises awareness regarding the challenges children face when their parents’ deploy. These testimonies can be used to educate the added stressors of being part of a military family and how schools can alter their practices and school climate to help military students.