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Supporting the Education of Unaccompanied Homeless Students under ESSA
February 28, 2019 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Description: 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
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