The purpose of this collaborative is to support the needs of district foster care liaisons and build interagency support. This meeting’s topics include the role of the district foster care liaison, welcoming foster care students to school, and transportation.
This online webinar, led by David Ray, will provide participants with information related to state and federal laws, guidance and best practices related to students in homeless and foster care situations. It is the first of four meetings. Additional meetings will be held on the following dates:
- January 24, 2019: Special education; meeting the needs of students in care who have disabilities
- March 28, 2019: Transition and post-secondary outcomes
- August 1, 2019: Start of school year considerations; CPS education specialists and CPS caseworkers; Impact of new legislation?
Registration is through Region 10 Education Service Center.