The Fabulous 5: Revisiting Best Practices for Supporting Military-Connected Students
It’s been over a decade since the first publications surfaced about military-connected students in higher ed. From community colleges to large public universities and elite private schools, many institutions have invested resources and taken time to learn about this unique and talented student population. Although the past decade has illuminated an assortment of scholarship , tools, techniques and strategies for effectively supporting military-connected students, it’s important to revisit these recommendations to consider their efficacy moving forward. Remember – it’s not enough to simply have an office or a webpage. You need to ensure that you’re maintaining a healthy relationship and dialogue with your students, creating a vibrant culture, and evaluating your program frequently.
To help you stay on track, we’ve compiled the following list of the timeless essentials for ensuring a successful military-connected community. READ MORE