New SED Resources: Mandatory McKinney-Vento Homeless Assistance Training & Letter from Commissioner MaryEllen Elia on the McKinney-Vento Homeless Education Act
Just added! SED released a new memo on mandatory McKinney-Vento training and New York State Education Department Commissioner MaryEllen Elia outlined the educational rights of students in temporary housing in a letter to school staff.
New Trainings Posted!
It's time to go back to school, which means our fall workshop, webinar, and training dates are up! Browse our training offerings for McKinney-Vento Liaisons, school administrators and staff, service providers, and other professionals in New York State. Don't forget to register!
New NYSED Memo: Title I, Part A Set-Aside for Homeless Students: New Data Collection Procedures
Just added! All LEAs must report whether individual students received services paid for with Title I, Part A set-aside funds for homeless students.
Early Childhood Services for Youth Experiencing Homelessness
This resource has important information for parents, early care and education providers, school district staff, shelter staff, and other care providers on different early care and education programs. It provides information on which children are considered homeless, what protections they have, and includes a chart for community-specific information about early care and education programs.