Author Archives: Meg Flanagan

About Meg Flanagan

Meg is a military spouse, teacher, writer, and mom of two MilKids. She is the force behind MilKids Ed, an education blog and coaching/advocacy service focused on military families. Meg's mission is to help families understand and navigate the K-12 world. She provides timely posts, timeless advice, and personal assistance to families with school aged children. You can find Meg and MilKids Ed across social media @MilKidsEd.

How MilFams Can Rock Parent-Teacher Conferences

Ever feel just a little bit lost? You’ve just gotten used to one school’s grading system and protocols when it’s time to move. Now you’re right back at square one again! That makes parent-teacher conferences all the more important to…

When Fall Never Comes to Your Duty Station

Everyone is rejoicing all over social media. I can’t hop on Facebook without seeing someone flaunting their pumpkin spice latte, pumpkin spice muffin or hugging a pumpkin. The apple picking pictures are killing me. And I’m stuck over here in…