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Standards and Indicators for Quality LEA McKinney-Vento Programs (2017 Revision)

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In a time of high stakes accountability for program quality, every program needs a set of standards to guide program planning. Standards provide a common basis for establishing measurable goals and implementing a program. NCHE's standards and indicators, updated in 2017 to incorporate amendments included in the Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA), are intended primarily for local- and state-level homeless education staff with oversight responsibilities for the implementation of the McKinney-Vento Act. The standards align with Federal agency and program office priorities to help improve State and local homeless education program performance and educational outcomes for students experiencing homelessness through a variety of means, including monitoring, technical assistance, and making LEA-level homeless student enrollment and school-level homeless student achievement data publicly available.

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The National Center for Homeless Education (NCHE) is the U.S. Department of Education's technical assistance center for the federal Education for Homeless Children and Youth (EHCY) Program. NCHE is housed at the University of North Carolina at Greensboro.

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