This document is a companion to the dispute resolution materials developed by TEA and TASB. The letter is intended to serve as a template for an LEA to notify a parent/unaccompanied youth that it is disputing a student’s homeless living situation or some aspect of the student’s school enrollment or school selection.
- Download "Dispute Resolution TASB FDC(E)-RRM Aug2016-WORD"
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This document was developed by the Texas Association of School Boards (TASB), and contains forms and procedures for LEAs related to the dispute of student eligibility for services under the McKinney-Vento homeless education provisions. The document contains two forms: Exhibit A: Dispute of Eligibility, School Selection, or Enrollment Under the McKinney-Vento Homeless Assistance Act—3 pages… Read more »
McKinney-Vento Law Into Practice Brief Series
This NCHE brief summarizes the key provisions related to dispute resolution included in the McKinney-Vento Act.
This resource provides a link to the Texas Education Agency website page that outlines the dispute resolution process and timelines for LEAs in Texas. Click here to access the website.