Interstate Compact on Educational Opportunity for Military Children Reaches Milestone

With the additions of New Jersey, New Mexico, South Dakota, and Utah during the 2010 legislative session the Interstate Compact on Educational Opportunity for Military Children has grown to 30 member states, ensuring that approximately 85 percent of the impacted population is now covered by the compact.

With the additions of New Jersey, New Mexico, South Dakota, and Utah during the 2010 legislative session the Interstate Compact on Educational Opportunity for Military Children has grown to 30 member states, ensuring that approximately 85 percent of the impacted population is now covered by the compact.  The compact, which was developed jointly by the Department of Defense and CSG’s National Center for Interstate Compacts, aims to reduce the educational challenges faced by the children of military personnel created by frequent moves and deployment.  To learn more about the compact and the work of the Commission please click here.