Homeless Student Resources

Homeless Student Resources

  • Grade range: 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12
  • Release date: 09-11-2017
  • Tags: Homeless, Sleep, Harvey, Help, Resources, Guide, Video,

Description

This binder is a collection of homeless education resources, that may help CTE teachers, counselors, and administrators support homeless and displaced students.

Resources

10 Things YOU Can Do to Help Children in Homeless Situations
Grade Range: 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12 Institutional Organization: Texas Homeless Education Office at University of Texas Austin
Flyer on how to help children experiencing homelessness.
Homeless Liaison Directory
Grade Range: 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12 Institutional Organization: Texas Homeless Education Office at University of Texas Austin
Contact information for the Homeless Education Liaisons in the public Local Educational Agencies (LEAs) in Texas may be obtained in several ways.
Supporting the Success of Homeless Children and Youths (EHCY Fact Sheet)
Grade Range: 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12 Institutional Organization: Texas Homeless Education Office at University of Texas Austin
A fact sheet & tips for teachers, principals, school leaders, counselors, and other school staff
After Hurricane Harvey: Supporting Displaced Texas Students
Grade Range: 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12 Institutional Organization: Texas Homeless Education Office at University of Texas Austin
Hurricane Harvey has affected tens of thousands of Texas students and their families. Federal and state disaster relief agencies, the Texas Education Agency, the Texas Homeless Education Office (THEO) at the Charles A. Dana Center at The University of Texas, and the Region 10 Education Service Center are all working together to provide students and families with stability and access to school during this time of crisis.
Homeless Education Advocacy Manual: Disaster Edition
Grade Range: 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12 Institutional Organization: Texas Homeless Education Office at University of Texas Austins
For those recovering from a disaster, man-made or natural, immediate needs for income and housing may overshadow critical concerns about education of children and youth. However, the needs of displaced students should also be considered. This manual is designed to encourage and assist advocates working with displaced students seeking access to appropriate educational services.
National Center for Homeless Education (NCHE)
Grade Range: 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12 Institutional Organization: National Center for Homeless Education (NCHE)
The National Center for Homeless Education (NCHE) is the U.S. Department of Education's technical assistance center for the federal Education for Homeless Children and Youth (EHCY) Program. NCHE is housed at the University of North Carolina at Greensboro.This website was produced with funding from the U.S. Department of Education, on contract no. ED-01-CO-0092/0001. The content of this website does not necessarily reflect the views or policies of the U.S. Department of Education or the University of North Carolina at Greensboro; nor does mention of trade names, commercial products, or organizations imply endorsement by the U.S. Government.
Hear US
Grade Range: 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12 Institutional Organization: Hear US
Since 2005, HEAR US offers award-winning resources and information for those concerned about homeless children, teens and families.