Supporting Students Experiencing Homelessness Who Have Disabilities: Federal Provisions to Increase Access and Success
This NCHE brief
- Reviews the educational rights of children and youth guaranteed in the McKinney-Vento Act, the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act, and Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973;
- Addresses frequently raised issues regarding the needs and rights of students experiencing homelessness who have disabilities;
- Provides information to improve the educational access and success of students experiencing homelessness who have disabilities.
Published August 2022