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Successful Transition for Students with Special Needs: Advocating for Universal Design for Learning in Classrooms

Wednesday, October 18, 2017 at 11:00 am EDT

Research has shown that all students and especially those receiving special education who follow a carefully crafted transition plan are more likely to achieve post-secondary success. Helping professionals can craft these plans, but many may not be aware of the various...

Engaging Across Generations Part I: Unique Mindsets

Tuesday, May 2, 2017 at 11:00 am EDT

This is a FREE professional development webinar hosted by the Family Transitions concentration area of the Military Families Learning Network.People of all ages can work well together, especially when they know and understand the unique strengths each generation has to offer. ...

Building Blocks of Military Family Readiness

Thursday, October 20, 2016 at 11:00 am EDT

This is a free professional development webinar hosted by MFLN Family Transitions and Community Capacity Building.This webinar will discuss the building blocks of the Family Readiness System (FRS) and the Beyond The Yellow Ribbon (BTYR) program/model and how they contribute to...

The Experience of Reintegration for Military Families and Implications for DoD

Wednesday, May 18, 2016 at 11:00 am EDT

This is a free professional development webinar presented by MFLN Family Transitions Over 2.6 million members of the United States military have deployed in support of the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan since 2001. Although most Service members are resilient and do not...

Discovering the Components of Strong Family Functioning

Tuesday, April 19, 2016 at 11:00 am EDT

This is a free professional development webinar presented by MFLN Family TransitionsFamilies are among the most enduring institutions in the world, and understanding the key components of strong family functioning can guide programmatic and policy efforts. Some families may...

Building Community Partnerships to Meet Transitioning Service Member & Family Needs

Thursday, March 31, 2016 at 11:00 am EDT - Presented by Keith Tidball

This is a free professional development webinar co-presented by MFLN Family Transitions and MFLN Community Capacity BuildingStrong community partnerships are invaluable as military service providers work to meet the needs of transitioning service members and their families. ...

Parenting During Times of Transition Part 2 - Promoting Effective Parenting During Deployment and Reintegration

Wednesday, February 24, 2016 at 11:00 am EST

This is a free professional development webinar presented by MFLN Family TransitionsThis webinar will feature what has been learned from the ADAPT (After Deployment Adaptive Parenting Tools) Project. The presenter will identify how to best support military families coping...

Parenting During Times of Transition Part 1 - Challenges, Opportunities, and Resources for Parents Living with PTSD

Wednesday, February 17, 2016 at 11:00 am EST

This is a free professional development webinar presented by MFLN Family TransitionsBEFORE THE WEBINAR, please complete these two steps: 1. Download the presentation slides from this page (located under "Event Materials").2. View this one-minute clip with veteran...

Returning Warriors: Using Outdoor Recreation for Restoration & Resilience

Tuesday, December 8, 2015 at 11:00 am EST - Presented by Keith Tidball

This is a free professional development webinar presented by MFLN Family TransitionsNOTE: ** an 8 minute video to watch before the presentation on December 8th https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NEVDtjdGSHI ** a great piece to view in regards to the work...

Military Family Financial Transitions: Handling Changes in Income, Benefits, & Money Management

Tuesday, October 13, 2015 at 11:00 am EDT - Presented by Barbara O'Neill

Military service members and their families encounter numerous transitions throughout their military careers, including entering active duty, deployments, transferring from one duty station to another, leaving active duty to enter the reserve component or making the transition...

Engaging Military Families on Social Media

Thursday, September 17, 2015 at 11:00 am EDT - Presented by Bob Bertsch

A free webinar presented by MFLN Family Transitions.Social media can be an important tool to reach military families, especially during times of transition. With the right approach, you can do even more, engaging military families and building a community of support. In this...

Communicating Effectively During Transitions – Managing Turbulence and Dilemmas

Tuesday, August 18, 2015 at 11:00 am EDT

To view the location of the webinar, please register by entering your name and email into the box to the right.This webinar explores some of the challenges military families may face as they undergo transitions (e.g., deployments, reunions, relocations). On the one hand,...