Joint Base San Antonio Child & Youth Education Services School Liaison Program
The School Liaison Office (SLO) serves as the liaison between the wing commander, military agencies and schools by providing assistance in matters pertaining to student education. The SLO also implements the Air Force's Strategic Planning for Education Advocacy K-12 recommendations in order to ensure Air Force Families have access to quality educational opportunities.
School Transition Services (PCS Cycle): SLOs assist families with school transfers and help “level the playing field” for military children and youth.
Deployment Support: SLOs connect educators to the Air Force deployment support system to inform about the cycles of deployment and the tools that are available to assist educators in working with Air Force children.
Command, School, Community Communications: SLOs serve as subject matter experts for wing commanders on K-12 issues, helping to connect command, school and community resources.
Home School Linkage and Support: SLOs assist Air Force families by gathering and sharing information on home schooling issues, policies and legislation from local school districts and leverage Air Force Child and Youth Programs resources to support these families.
Partnerships in Education (PIE): PIE creates a volunteer network of resources to support installation and community members who have a vested interest in the success of all youth.
Post-Secondary Preparations: SLOs leverage installation and school resources to provide graduating military students with access to post-secondary information and opportunities.