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Homeless Education

Supporting the Education of Unaccompanied Homeless Students Under ESSA

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Online - Webinar

9/22/2017 02:00 PM

In this interactive webinar, presenters will review changes to the McKinney-Vento Act, as amended by the Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA), related to supporting the education of unaccompanied homeless students. Presenters will cover:

 - ESSA basics, including key implementation dates
 - The definitions of "unaccompanied" and "homeless", including ESSA amendments to these terms
 - K-12 educational rights and supports for unaccompanied homeless students
 - Support 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.

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