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The McKinney-Vento Homeless Act - What School Employees Need To Know

August 20, 2020 - 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM

Event Description

Target Audience:  School administrators, teachers, enrollment staff, secretaries, support staff. 

This training provides an overview of issues related to the education of children and youth experiencing homelessness in the United States. 

Topics include:

  • The definition of homeless
  • Statistics related to family and youth homelessness
  • Causes of family and youth homelessness
  • Educational barriers and challenges faced by homeless children and youth
  • Educational rights and services available to homeless children and youth
  • Ways to become more involved in supporting the education of homeless students

Objectives: As a result of this workshop, participants will have a greater understanding of their role in identifying and supporting the academic success of homeless youth in their districts

Event Details

  • When:
    August 20, 2020 to - 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM
  • Where:
    MISD
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