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McKinney-Vento

CONTEXT
Subtitle VII-B of The McKinney-Vento Homeless Assistance Act authorizes the federal Education for Homeless Children and Youth (EHCY) Program and is the primary piece of federal legislation related to the education of children and youth experiencing homelessness. It was reauthorized in December 2015 by Title IX, Part A, of the Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA).

LAWS
Federal Law
Illinois State Law

RESOURCES
Madison County Resource Guide
NAEHCY Frequently Asked Questions

ISBE Homeless Education

CONTACT
Ruben Carranza
Truancy/Homeless Interventionist
ruben.carranza@gcsd9.net
618-451-5800