NCHEP The Role and Responsibilities of Local Liaisons
The Role & Responsibilities of the Local Liaison presentation handout - provides information for new liaisons to help them adapt to the role.
Increasing Access to Higher Education for Students Experiencing Homelessness
Access the presentation from the webinar and additional resources related to supporting unaccompanied homeless youth in their post-secondary education on the Accessing Higher Education web page.
NCHEP Training Request
Submit a request for NCHEP staff to provide homeless education training in your North Carolina school district or community agency.
NCHE: Online Training Resources
NCHE's self-paced online training options allow you to review training materials at your own pace and at a time of your choosing. Many materials used for self-paced training (e.g. training videos) are the same as those used in live, interactive group training; however in self-paced training, you review these materials on your own.NCHE: Webinars
NCHE hosts webinars regularly so that participants can train from the comfort of their office without the expense and logistical issues that can accompany face-to-face training. NCHE webinars focus on issues related to the education of children and youth experiencing homelessness. During NCHE webinars, presenters explain important concepts, while also giving participants the opportunity to ask questions and interact with each other.
NCHE: Print Resources
NCHE's Local Liaison Toolkit is a comprehensive resource that will assist both new and veteran local liaisons in carrying out their responsibilities. Updated to reflect the requirements of the McKinney-Vento Act, as amended by the Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA), the 2017 edition of the Homeless Liaison Toolkit includes requirements of the law, good practices, sample forms, and links to resources. Sixteen chapters on topics essential to implementing the McKinney-Vento Act synthesize for local liaisons, the essential of what they need to know in order to carry out their responsibilities in supporting the education of children and youth experiencing homelessness.Homeless Education Issue Briefs
NCHE homeless education issue briefs discuss a comprehensive array of issues related to the McKinney-Vento Homeless Assistance Act and its implementation. NCHE offers issues briefs as part of the following brief series: Best Practices in Homeless Education, Connecting Schools and Displaced Students, Helping You Help Your Child: Information for Parents, and McKinney-Vento Law Into Practice.