Live, Interactive Group Online TrainingLive, interactive group online training allows you to review training materials in a group setting, with opportunities to ask questions and interact with others. Live, interactive group trainings take place on a designated date at a designated time.
About NCHE WebinarsNCHE 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 Webinar Participation: Equipment/Technology NeededTo participate in a NCHE webinar, you must have a computer with internet access. You can connect to webinar audio by calling into the conference call number provided once you register or via your computer speakers and microphone. Those connecting to audio via telephone can ask questions via the questions pane or over the phone. Those connecting to audio via computer speakers and microphone can only ask questions via the questions pane. If you call in using your phone, the cost of the webinar is that of the long distance phone call (usually around $5-10, but varies according to your long distance carrier and plan).
To register, please click on the hyperlink in the Registration column in the table below for the webinar in which you wish to participate and follow the instructions provided.
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McKinney-Vento School Selection Rights: Changes Under ESSA
Description: In this interactive webinar, presenters will review important changes related to school selection for homeless children and youth under the McKinney-Vento Act, as amended by the Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA).
Presenters will review:
Monday, December 12, 2016 | 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM ET
(please adjust for your time zone)
- ESSA basics, including key implementation dates
- Changes to the definition of "school of origin"
- Changes related to determining the best interest of the child or youth in terms of school selection
- Changes related to the provision of transportation to currently homeless students and formerly homeless students who have become permanently housed
- Changes to the McKinney-Vento dispute resolution process, including disputes about school enrollment and selection
Presenters: NCHE Staff