Recognizing and Assisting Homeless Students: What Administrators Need to Know (AA-1050)

Course Type: 

  • Administrator Academy

Course Date: 

Wednesday, May 9, 2018 - 8:30am to 3:30pm


There  are 45,000 - 65,000 homeless children and youth identified by the Chicago Homeless Coalition throughout Chicago and the suburbs.  The challenge of getting an education - even enrolling in school, daunts students of all ages despite strong federal and state laws and policies guaranteeing their enrollment and access to school.  This workshop will offer a comprehensive array of information about homelessness and how to identify, enroll and assist homeless students and their families.  Please bring a laptop or tablet to this Academy.


Dr. Thomas Bookler, McKinney Vento Homeless Education Liaison




North Cook Intermediate Service Center, Suite 201, 2340 South River Road, Des Plaines, IL 60018





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Should you find it necessary to cancel your registration, please do so 7 days in advance of the event. Cancellations after that date will lead to you/your district forfeiting the right to a refund or non-payment of the registration. Because we understand that, as school personnel, circumstances change from day to day and scheduling conflicts may arise at any time, you may send someone from your district in your place.

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