Search Results for “briefs

Downloads

Downloads Context Below are a list of downloadable and printable products and publications. A – H “10 in 10” Orientation Tutorial for New State Coordinators – Modules: Background on the McKinney-Vento Program and Legislation Understanding the Definition of Homeless Getting to Know Your State’s McKinney-Vento Program Overseeing Implementation in Local Education Agencies Disputes Subgrants Data […]

Special Education

Special Education NCHE Resources Supporting Homeless Children and Youth with Disabilities: Legislative Provisions in the McKinney-Vento Act and the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act This issue brief explains the provisions of the Individuals with Disabilities Education Improvement Act (IDEA) and the McKinney-Vento Homeless Assistance Act that pertain to children and youth experiencing homelessness. Strategies for […]

School Personnel Resources

School Personnel Resources NCHE Resources Children and Youth Experiencing Homelessness: An Introduction to the Issue This NCHE brief provides basic information about the scope of the issue of children, youth, and family homelessness; the impact of homelessness on education; and the educational rights of children and youth experiencing homelessness.Download Children and Youth Experiencing Homelessness: An Introduction […]

Rural Homelessness

Rural Homelessness NCHE Resources Transportation for Homeless Children and Youth: Strategies for Rural School Districts This NCHE tip sheet highlights strategies for providing transportation for homeless students in rural areas provided by local homeless education liaisons, state coordinators for homeless education, and state pupil transportation directors.Download Transportation for Homeless Children and Youth: Strategies for Rural School […]

Resilience

Resilience NCHE Resources Research Summary: Resilience and At-risk Children and Youth This NCHE publication provides an overview of research on resilience as it relates to counteracting risk in at-risk children and youth, including children and youth experiencing homelessness. The concept of resilience has received increased attention recently in a growing body of literature that has […]

Research

Homeless Education Research NCHE Resources NCHE Mobility Study Bibliography This NCHE bibliography, updated in September 2011, provides a comprehensive listing of research studies addressing the issue of mobility and its effects on a child’s or youth’s education.Download the NCHE Mobility Study Bibliography Research Summary: Homelessness and Education Cross-System Collaboration – Applied Research Summary and Tools This […]

Parent Resources

Parent Resources NCHE Resources Parent booklet  This brochure explains the educational rights of children and youth experiencing homelessness and informs parents about ways in which they can support their children’s education during times of mobility.Visit the NCHE store to order. Parent Pack Pocket Folder This sturdy, laminated folder provides parents a place to keep important […]

Highly Mobile Students: Addressing Educational Challenges

Highly Mobile Students: Addressing Educational Challenges NCHE Resources Classrooms with Revolving Doors: Recommended Practices for Elementary Teachers of At-Risk and Highly Mobile Students Teachers whose classrooms seem to have revolving doors with students entering, withdrawing, and even re-entering throughout the school year, face a variety of challenges in meeting the needs of such highly mobile […]

Foster Care

Foster Care NCHE Resources A Look at Child Welfare from a Homeless Education Perspective Although navigating the child welfare system can be daunting for those working in the field of homeless education, local liaisons and others must determine whether children in the child welfare system are eligible for McKinney-Vento services and collaborate with child welfare […]

Preschool | Early Childhood

Preschool | Early Childhood NCHE Resources Early Care and Education for Young Children Experiencing Homelessness Given the detrimental effects on development caused by homelessness, young homeless children benefit from receiving quality early care and education services; yet, many barriers limit homeless children’s access to these services. This NCHE brief provides information and suggests best practices […]

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