Best Practices Guide for Developing a District System to Improve Education Outcomes for Youth in Foster Care
Source: The Alliance for Children’s Rights
Resource Type: Documents and Publications
Focus Population: Foster Youth, Former Foster youth, Youth, Youth of Transition Age
Topics: Behavioral Health Organizational Guidance Docs, Schools, School-based Services
The Best Practices Guide includes step-by-step guides for creating district-wide systems to consistently implement the education rights of youth in foster care, featuring relevant laws, tools, equity and trauma considerations, and data collection tips. This is a wonderful tool for LEAs that is full our resources to support foster youth!