Description: In this interactive NCHE webinar, presenters will review important information related to school selection for homeless children and youth under the McKinney-Vento Act. Presenters will cover:

Materials and registration link

Presenters will cover:

  • McKinney-Vento basics and context
  • The McKinney-Vento Act’s definition of a school of origin
  • McKinney-Vento provisions related to determining the best interest of a student in terms of school selection (local school or school of origin)
  • The provision of school-of-origin transportation to currently homeless students and formerly homeless students who have become permanently housed
  • McKinney-Vento provisions related to dispute resolution, including disputes about school enrollment and selection

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