Program putting vets, their skills, in classrooms

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  • Veterans can face hurdles entering the civilian workforce
  • Troops to Teachers helps vets transition to the classroom

When their military service ends, many veterans face a new challenge: finding a job in the civilian workforce.

One area that's a natural fit for many veterans is teaching. Character traits like leadership, discipline and focus work as well in the classroom as they do on the battlefield.

In this edition of "Take Charge, Your Career," HLN Money Expert Clark Howard looks at a program that helps veterans become teachers.

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