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2016-2017 Workshop Materials

New York State | New York City

Note: The PowerPoint presentations archived here are saved as PDF files, and thus cannot be edited for re-use. Please note: these materials were produced prior to recent changes to New York State Education Law § and are therefore not fully up-to-date. If you are creating a Students in Temporary Housing presentation for your colleagues and would like to use a NYS-TEACHS PowerPoint presentation, please contact us directly for additional information at

New York State Workshops

Rochester 11/17/2016 and Albany 11/29/16

Rochester: Agenda

Albany: Agenda

Resources for Workshop Sessions

What's Different About ESSA? Changes to the McKinney-Vento Act

McKinney-Vento 101: For New Liaisons

Transportation in the ESSA Era

Managing McKinney-Vento Disputes

Early Care and Education for Young Children Experiencing Homelessness

Information About McKinney-Vento Reauthorization Under the Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA)

Resources from NYS-TEACHS

  • Please click here to order Posters and Brochures.

New York City Workshops

NYC Workshop I (12/7/16), NYC Workshop II (12/12/16), and NYC Workshop III (12/16/16)

NYC Workshop I: Agenda

NYC Workshop II: Agenda

NYC Workshop III: Agenda

Resources for Workshop Sessions

Understanding McKinney-Vento Protections and Your Role as School-Based Liaison

Understanding Childhood Trauma and Resilience

  • Guest presenter; no handouts

Homelessness Prevention and Shelter Services for Families and Youth

Transportation for Students in Temporary Housing

  • Bus Request Template [Word doc] (Please note: this document is no longer in use at OPT. Up-to-date forms can be found here.

Resilience and School Success: A Student Perspective

  • Guest presenter; no handouts

General Resources

Resources from NYS-TEACHS

  • Please click here to order Posters and Brochures.

Additional Resources

Please click here to go to the NYC DOE Students in Temporary Housing Webpage.

The content of the PowerPoints and handouts reflect the views of their authors and not necessarily those of NYS-TEACHS and the New York State Education Department.

Workshops and Training Materials

Training and Workshop Materials