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Supporting Ohio's Military Families
The Ohio Department of Education is eliminating fees for educator licenses to recognize the contributions of military families.
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Family Resources

Family Stories of Shared Support and Experiences

Loved ones also discovered how getting support for themselves helped them be more effective in helping their loved ones.

Purple Star Designation

The Purple Star Award recognizes schools that show a major commitment to students and families connected to our nation’s military. Schools that earn the award will receive a special Purple Star recognition to display on site.

Troops To Teachers - A Message to Employers

School/District hiring officials: Are you seeking high-quality teacher candidates to fill educator vacancies in your organization? The Ohio Troops to Teachers Program supports military veterans beginning new careers as teachers in Ohio public PK-12 schools.