In this interactive webinar, presenters from the National Center for Homeless Education (NCHE) will provide a high-level overview of the educational rights of children and youth experiencing homelessness under the McKinney-Vento Homeless Assistance Act.
Topics will include:
- Understanding the relationship between housing and school performance
- Education for Homeless Children and Youth (EHCY) Program Basics
- Eligibility for McKinney-Vento rights and services
- School selection and immediate school enrollment
- Dispute Resolution
Attendees will have the opportunity to interact with presenters and fellow attendees through Q&A and discussion periods.