March 18, 2014 - ONLINE WEBINAR
Challenges and Successes in Meeting the Educational Needs of Children and Youth Experiencing Homelessness
10:00- 11:30 am EST
Nicole Anderson, Pennsylvania's Region 4 (Urban Pittsburgh, IU 3), Education for Children and Youth Experiencing Homelessness Program (ECYEH) Coordinator; Wendy Kinnear, Pennsylvania's Region 5 (Mid-western IU 4), ECYEH Coordinator; Dr. Patricia A. Popp, Virginia State Coordinator for the Education of Homeless Children and Youth; Edwin Darden, J.D., Director of Education Law and National Network Collaboration, Appleseed, Washington, D.C.; Diana Bowman, Director, National Center for Homeless Education (NCHE) at The SERVE Center, University of North Carolina, Greensboro, NC
This webinar will focus on the challenges and successes that have been experienced in Pennsylvania and Virginia to meet the educational needs of Children and Youth Experiencing Homelessness. In addition, we will learn how the Appleseed Network has helped promote advocacy in Massachusetts and nationally to improve the way states identify unaccompanied homeless youth and how we can best reach and serve the needs of this vulnerable student population. Finally, participants will learn about other national best practices and resources available through the National Center for Homeless Education.
In this webinar, participants will:
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May 6, 2014 - Registration Now Open!
Boosting Success for 21st Century Learners: Equitable Practices for High Achievement
Featuring Strategies for Engaging Families & Creating Positive and Safe School Climates
Tuesday May 6, 2014, 8:00AM—4:00PM
The Conference Center at the Maritime Institute