Save-The-DateLessons from the Field Webinar Series - Supporting the Unique Needs of Students Who Have Run Away or are Homeless
Wednesday, November 30, 2022, | 3:00 - 4:30 PM ET
Attention: State and District Leaders, School Administrators, Educators, Student Support Personnel, Parents, and Education StakeholdersThe U.S. Department of Education is hosting a webinar series to address hot topics that are on the top of educators’ minds. After sharing federal updates, the series features lessons learned and best practices from faculty, staff, schools, districts, institutions of higher education, and other places of educational instruction. It also shares a variety of useful resources. On behalf of the U.S. Department of Education, Office of Elementary and Secondary Education’s Office of Safe and Supportive Schools, the National Center on Safe Supportive Learning Environments (NCSSLE) invites you to join the next Lessons from the Field webinar, Supporting the Unique Needs Students Who Have Run Away or are Homeless.Date: Wednesday, November 30, 2022Time: 3:00-4:30 pm ESTIn recognition of National Runaway Prevention Month, please join the U.S. Department of Education, the National Center on Homeless Education, and the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) for this timely webinar focused on what school personnel can do to identify and support students who have left home (often called runaway) or are homeless. Our subject matter experts will discuss the Runaway and Homeless Youth Programs and the National Runaway Safeline, including the services these organizations can provide to students. Our panelists will share information on how schools can identify and engage young people who have left home or who are unstably housed or homeless and provide information about services schools can provide both to prevent and intervene in the family issues that sometimes result in a student leaving home or experiencing homelessness. At the end of the presentation and panel discussion, speakers will respond to questions from the audience.Speakers/Panelists· Ana Cody, Program Specialist,Family and Youth Services Bureau, HHS· Megan Johnson, Program Specialist, Partnerships & Policy, National Center for Homeless Education · Michael Ferguson, Director of Quality Assurance, Evaluation and Training, Kids in Crisis, CT · Suzanne Koroschetz, Board Member, Kids in Crisis, past principal, CT · Sparky Harlan, Chief Executive Officer, Bill Wilson Center, CA Related ResourceResources for this event will be posted on the event webpage.For your reference, slides for this presentation will be posted on the event webpage on the day of the event. The recording and other webinar materials will be posted a day after the event.
RegistrationYou must register to participate in this presentation.REGISTER HERE!Please contact NCSSLEif you have any questions. We look forward to sharing this information with you and hearing about the important work you are doing in your schools, communities, and states to meet the needs of students and staff. More on the Lessons from the Field Webinar SeriesTo access archived materials from previous webinars and to find out what is coming next, go here. National Center on Safe Supportive Learning Environments | Website