This piece is by a military teen-Elena A. Thanks for sharing your story, Elena! Before high school, I had never been to public school before. For half of my life, I was homeschooled. I originally started homeschooling in 1st grade. … Continue reading Teen Perspective: It’s Cool to be Homeschooled!
This piece comes from Bloom: Empowering the Military Teen, and it is written by military teen Loretta S. Thank you, Loretta, for sharing your story! In going through my school email, I came across an essay contest for military teens. … Continue reading Why I Love Being A Military Kid
Elena Ashburn and Matthew Oh are the co-founders of Bloom, a platform designed to empower and inspire military teens. Born into the Army lifestyle, they have each moved countless times and have experienced the struggles of military life. “The two … Continue reading Spotlight: Co-founders of Bloom (Empowering Military Teens)
Renee Walker is the author and illustrator of the children’s picture book My Letter to Daddy. She was inspired to write the book for her children during her husband’s third deployment, and later published the book to support military children of all … Continue reading Spotlight: Renee Walker