If a child who is eligible under the McKinney-Vento Act and enrolled in Head Start has not secured the immunizations as identified by school policy, can the child be dropped from enrollment or harassed for not having them?

Answer: Is the Head Start program administered by the school district? If so, the McKinney-Vento Act applies, and lack of immunization records cannot be a barrier to continued enrollment. (This flowchart provides more information about when Head Start programs are...

2019 NN4Y Education Track

2019 NN4Y Education Track Co-convened with SchoolHouse Connection SchoolHouse Connection is pleased to co-convene an education track at the National Network for Youth’s sixth annual National Summit on Youth Homelessness, March 18-19, in Washington DC. The sessions are...

“Housing Is” Summit Live Webcast May 3-4

The Council of Large Public Housing Authorities (CLPHA) is hosting The Housing Is Summit in Washington, D.C., on May 3-4, 2018. Housing Is will convene partners across the housing, education, and healthcare sectors and explore innovative cross-sector ways to improve...

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