The military life is often marked by periods of uncertainty, so it’s no surprise that seven out of 10 current school parents in the military community support school choice policies like Education Savings Accounts (ESAs), vouchers, and charter schools.
Like most moms, my kids keep my life filled to the margins, from sports practices to birthday parties. Our days are like a record on repeat: feed the kids, carpool the kids, homework the kids, crash into bed, repeat.
But my husband’s decision to join the Army over 20 years ago meant our family life would include many moves, deployments, and a bit of uncertainty. When he enlisted, our entire family became members of the extended military community. This guaranteed that, in some ways, our lives