In this interactive webinar, presenters will review key concepts related to the education of unaccompanied youth experiencing homelessness included in the McKinney-Vento Act, as amended by the Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA). Presenters will cover:
– The definitions of “unaccompanied” and “homeless”, including ESSA amendments to these terms
– K-12 educational rights and supports for unaccompanied homeless students
– Supports for unaccompanied homeless youth transitioning to higher education
Attendees will have the opportunity to interact with presenters and fellow attendees through polls and discussion periods.
Presenters: NCHE Staff
Thursday, December 20, 2018; 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM EDT (please adjust for your time zone)
Please visit https://nche.ed.gov/web/group.php or complete webinar information and registration links.
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