Supporting Military-Connected Children

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Resources for Schools, Programs and Counselors April is the month of the Military Child in the US. It a time when we reflect on the military-connected children’s sacrifices and contributions. For teens growing up in the military and who had assignments overseas, Sea Change Mentoring helps them apply their special strengths to personal and career goals while developing strategies to … Read More

Admitting the Third Culture Kid

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Considerations for Admissions Officers at International Schools and Beyond According to the late sociologist, David Pollock, a Third Culture Kid (TCK) is “a person who has spent a significant part of his or her developmental years outside the parents’ culture. The TCK frequently builds relationships to all of the cultures, while not having full ownership in any. Although elements from … Read More

#TCKChat: Local Cuisine

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We asked adult Third Culture Kids to talk about the awesome foods that they’ve consumed on their travels. These are their thoughts (and pictures !) across 2 sessions: [View the story “TCKchat #19: Local Cuisine” on Storify]