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Were you aware that 2/3 of adults experiencing homelessness have not received a high school diploma or completed a GED?

Make the Most of Your NAEHCY Conference

Saturday, June 11, 2016

A Pre-Conference Preview

Whether you are new or "seasoned," NAEHCY's pre-conferences offer unique, unparalleled professional development at a critical time for school districts and communities. Our full day of pre-conferences will help you dive into critical topics with comprehensive content and ample time for discussion.
 


Are you new to homeless education and related topics?

We offer pre-conference sessions designed to help you get the basics under your belt before the full conference. Each of the pre-conference sessions listed below serves as a survey course on homelessness and early childhood, K-12, higher education, and unaccompanied youth. Attending the pre-conferences will help you get the most from the more specialized sessions during the full conference.


  • McKinney-Vento 101 in the ESSA Era

  • Key Strategies to Promote Early Learning and School Success

  • Best Practices to Successfully Transition Homeless Youth to Post-Secondary Education
  • Strategies for Helping Unaccompanied Homeless Youth Access School and Services



Are you more experienced in homeless education or service provision?

We offer pre-conferences designed to help you take the next step. These pre-conference sessions provide in-depth learning on important topics beyond the basics. Attending these sessions will help you select concurrent sessions in the full conference that provide even more specific information and strategies.  


  • Building School-Housing Partnerships for Families Experiencing Homelessness 

  • Housing + High School = Success: Communities and Schools Working Together to Provide Housing Options for Young People

  • Education Rights and Legal Status for Immigrant Students

  • Exploring Strategies to Support the Academic Success of Homeless and Highly Mobile Students

  • McKinney-Vento 201 in the ESSA Era  

  • New Federal School Stability Protections for Children in Foster Care: What Educators Need to Know About the ESSA Provisions
 


Join us for pre-conferences on October 29 - registration is open today!

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Chicago, IL
October 28-31, 2017
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Homeless Students in ESEA Reauthorization
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