Support for School Success and Special Populations

McKinney-Vento Program for
Homeless Children and Youth

National Center for Homeless EducationOn Thursday, January, 22 at 1:00 PM, the National Center for Homeless Education is holding a webinar, “McKinney-Vento 102: Support for School Success and Special Populations.”

NCHE staff members will provide an overview of important foundational concepts outlined in the McKinney-Vento Act and related federal laws.

Specifically, the Webinar will explore:

Support for school success available to homeless children and youth through federal programs other than the McKinney-Vento Act, including:

  • Title I, Part A
  • Special Education under IDEA
  • School meals under the Child Nutrition Act, and
  • Support for special populations under the McKinney-Vento Act, including:
    • Young homeless children
    • Unaccompanied homeless youth

Participants will have the opportunity to interact with presenters and fellow attendees through interactive polls and discussion periods.

Click here to register.