Below you will find recorded webinars provided by NCHE.
|McKinney-Vento 101: Knowing and Applying the Law||
In this webinar, NCHE presenters discuss the educational rights and protections provided to eligible students under the McKinney-Vento Act. Participants discuss scenarios and ask questions to assist in applying the knowledge presented.
- Determining Eligibility
Presenters: NCHE Staff
|Paving the Way to College for Students Experiencing Homelessness||
Presenters review important information about supports available to homeless youth as they seek to attend college. Viewers can hope to gain a better understanding of:
- Fee waiver options for college entrance exam and college application fees
|Supporting the Education of Unaccompanied Homeless Students||
In this webinar, NCHE staff review the main points of the McKinney-Vento Act referring to the education of unaccompanied students experiencing homelessness. Presenters also highlight important points of other federal laws dealing with the education of unaccompanied students, including the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act and the College Cost Reduction and Access Act.
|Supporting Unaccompanied Homeless Youth in Accessing Higher Education||
This webinar, geared towards the homeless education community, provides important information about Higher Education Act provisions allowing unaccompanied homeless youth to apply for federal financial aid for college as independent students.
- A brief primer on the McKinney-Vento Act and unaccompanied homeless youth