Immigration and Schools: Supporting Success for Undocumented and Unaccompanied Homeless Youth

These brief are designed to provide young people, immigration attorneys and advocates, McKinney-Vento liaisons and educators with basic information to help them access these keys. After describing some of the factors that cause youth to experience homelessness without a parent or guardian and the circumstances that result in immigrant youth being in the United States without their parents or guardians, the briefs share information about the federal laws that provide the means for youth to attend school and address their immigration status.