The purpose of the Foster Care Liaison Collaborative is to support the needs of district foster care liaisons and build interagency support. This meeting’s topics included the role of the district foster care liaison, welcoming foster care students to school, and transportation.
This online webinar was led by David Ray and provides participants with information related to state and federal laws, guidance and best practices related to students in homeless and foster care situations.
Resources used during the webinar included:
- Foster Care and Student Success Guide
- Non-Regulatory Guidance: Ensuring Educational Stability for Children in Foster Care
- The School Superintendents Association and the National Association for the Education of Homeless Children and Youth's document: Considerations for Local Educational Agencies (LEAs) in Developing Transportation Procedures for Students in Foster Care Under the Every Student Succeeds Act of 2015
Click here to access a transcript of the webinar's recording.