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COLLEGE ACCESS (ALL AUDIENCES)  –  (10/29/18)
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Handouts:
– Powerpoint (PDF)
– McKinney-Vento Liaison Checklist: Supporting College Access (PDF)
– FAFSA Determination (LINK)
– Strategies for Transitioning from High School to College (LINK)

UNACCOMPANIED YOUTH (ALL AUDIENCES)  –  (03/28/18)
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Handouts:
– Powerpoint (PDF)
– FAFSA Verification Letter (DOCX)
– NCHE Issue Brief on Unaccompanied Youth (PDF)
– Caregiver Authorization Form (PDF)
– Designation of Person in Parental Relationship Form (PDF)

TRANSPORTATION (NYS)  –  (10/18/18)
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Handouts:
– Powerpoint (PDF)
– Transportation Guide for Students in Temporary Housing (PDF)
– Sample Transportation Protocol (DOC)
– Tips for Navigating Challenging Conversations (PDF)
– Tips for Transportation Directors (PDF)

TRANSPORTATION (NYC)  –  (10/16/18)
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Handouts:
– Powerpoint (PDF)
– NYC DOE Temporary Housing Transportation Request Form (PDF)
– Emergency Evaluation Request Form (PDF)
– Education Guide for Students in Shelter (PDF)

SCHOOL-BASED LIAISON RESPONSIBILITIES (NYC) –  (09/25/18)
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Handouts:
– Powerpoint (PDF) 
– NYC Department of Education Housing Questionnaire (PDF)
– School-Based Liaison Checklist (DOCX)

MCKINNEY-VENTO LIAISON RESPONSIBILITIES (NYS)  –  (09/27/18)
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Handouts:
– Powerpoint (PDF)
– Sample Transportation Protocol (DOCX) 
– Tips for Navigating Challenging Conversations  
(PDF)  
– Housing Questionnaire (PDF)

MCKINNEY-VENTO 101 (NYC) – (09/18/18)
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Handouts:
– Powerpoint (PDF)
– Department of Education and Pathways to Graduation Brochure (PDF)
– Early Learn Programs Information (PDF)
– Education and Childcare Guide for Students in Temporary Housing (PDF)
– Quick Guide for Enrollment (All Languages)

MCKINNEY-VENTO 101 (NYS)  –  (09/13/18)
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Handouts:
– Powerpoint
– Tips for Navigating Challenging Conversations (PDF) 
– Sample Transportation Protocol (DOCX)
– College Access Checklist (PDF)
– Housing Questionnaire (DOCX)

PREPARING FAMILIES FOR THE FIRST DAY OF SCHOOL (NYC DHS) – (08/16/18)
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Handouts:
– Powerpoint (PDF)
– Department of Education and Pathways to Graduation Brochure (PDF)
– Early Learn Programs Information (PDF)
– Education and Childcare Guide for Students in Temporary Housing (PDF)
– Quick Guide for Enrollment (All Languages)

PREPARING FAMILIES FOR THE FIRST DAY OF SCHOOL (NYC DV PROVIDERS) – (08/15/18)
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Handouts:
– Powerpoint (PDF) 
– Quick Guide for Enrollment (All Languages) 
– Template for School Based Safety Plan (DOCX)
– Sample Risk Assessment Questionnaire for School Selection (DOCX)
– Template for Shelter Residency Letter (PDF)

DISPUTE RESOLUTION (ALL AUDIENCES)  –  (06/07/18)
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Handouts:
– Powerpoint (PDF)
– Template End-of-Year Letter and Protocol (DOCX)
– Template Final Decision Letter (DOCX)
– Annotated Form Notice of Petition (PDF)
– Appeal Sample Evidence (PDF)

DATA COLLECTION AND REPORTING (NYS)  –  (06/06/18)
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Handouts:
– Powerpoint (PDF)
– Data Entry in SIRS for Students Experiencing Homelessness (PDF)
– SIRS Manual (NYSED Website)

TRANSPORTATION (NYC) – (05/15/18)
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Handouts:
– Powerpoint (PDF)
– Housing Questionnaire (DOCX)
– Students in Temporary Housing Contact Information (DOE Site)
– Office of Pupil Transportation Forms (PDF)

TRAUMA SENSITIVITY AND SCHOOL SUCCESS (ALL AUDIENCES)  –  (04/25/18)
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Handouts:
– Powerpoint (PDF)
– Matrix of School Success Strategies (PDF)
– Tips for Navigating Challenging Conversations (PDF)
– NYS-TEACHS Trauma Sensitivity Webpage

EARLY CHILDHOOD EDUCATION (NYS)  –  (03/15/18)
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Handouts:
– Powerpoint (PDF)
– Creating Routines (PDF)
– Taking Care of Yourself (PDF)
– Tips for Head Start Programs (PDF)

EARLY CHILDHOOD EDUCATION (NYC) – (03/13/18)
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Handouts:
– Powerpoint (PDF)
– Creating Routines (PDF)
– Taking Care of Yourself (PDF)
– Tips for Head Start Programs (PDF)

CHARTER SCHOOLS (NYS)  –  (02/08/18)
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Handouts:
– Powerpoint (PDF)
– Determining McKinney-Vento Eligibility (PDF)
– Tips for Navigating Challenging Conversations (PDF)
– Tips for Transportation Directors (PDF)

CHARTER SCHOOLS (NYC) – (02/06/18)
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Handouts:
– Powerpoint (PDF)
– Charter School Guidance Q&A (PDF)
– Tips for Transportation Directors (PDF)

FUNDING AND REIMBURSEMENT (ALL AUDIENCES)  –  (12/20/17)
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Handouts:
– Powerpoint (PDF)
– Runaway and Homeless Youth Transportation Reimbursement Instructions (PDF)
– NYSED STAC Guidance (PDF)
– Implementation of Changes to Education Law § 3209 and Commissioner’s Regulation § 100.2(x) (PDF)

SUPPORTING STUDENTS DISPLACED BY NATURAL DISASTERS (ALL AUDIENCES)  –  (11/21/17)
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Handouts:
– Powerpoint (PDF)
– US DOE: Helping Families and Schools Recover in the Aftermath of Hurricane Harvey (PDF)
– Rochester City School District Families in Temporary Housing – Task Force Members (DOCX)
– Matrix of School Success Strategies (PDF)
– Tips for Navigating Challenging Conversations (PDF)