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MKs are a diverse and eclectic bunch. We are young and old, rooted and roaming, visible and hidden. We come from anywhere and travel everywhere, collecting homes like souvenirs. We redefine the cultural term ‘alternative.’ Our niche skills likely won’t show up on our resumes. And our true-to-life adventures could give some of those reality […]

About Joel & Dana

Here’s the story of how mkPLANET was first inspired, and about our admins, Dana and Joel, the grown-up MKs behind mkPLANET who are still very much kids at heart: DANA Founder & Community Manager In October 2004 Dana founded mkPLANET with the hope of bringing together MKs of all ages from around the world for […]

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We are a grassroots group serving MKs (past and present), their families, and member care workers. mkPLANET is run by Dana, our founder, community manager, and stay-at-home mom, along with her husband, Joel, who handles the tech side of things. For details on what we do, please take a look at our About Us page. […]

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What’s On the Calendar

The events in our calendar are specifically for MKs/TCKs (past and present), their parents, MK/TCK workers (e.g. educators, dorm parents, counsellors, etc.), and anyone else who is in one way or another associated with MKs/TCKs.

We post a range of events that may interest our members, such as:

  • Conferences & Retreats
  • Workshops, Webinars & Seminars
  • Reunions & Social gatherings (local & online)
  • Application deadlines (grants & scholarships, gap year programs, etc.)

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    Research Library

    Soon we’ll be cataloging research articles about the MK and TCK experience. Stay tuned!

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    Write for Us

    mkPLANET provides insight on the globally-mobile lifestyle from the MK perspective. Our main requirement is that you demonstrate an understanding of our audience and an ability speak to them meaningfully. So whether you’re an MK (past or present), a parent of an MK, if you’re an MK Care worker, a TCK with another background (Military […]

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    The heart of mkPLANET is the community section of our site. Click the Forums link in the menu (above) to create your account, browse through the many topics and interact with other members. We look forward to meeting you!

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