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Posted on: March 31, 2012

  • tags: web2.0 Interactive engagement

  • Toolkit Contents:
    PART 1: THE BASICS
    -McKinney-Vento 101
    -Protocol for Enrolling Unaccompanied Youth in School
    -McKinney-Vento Indentification Checklist for Shelters and Service Providers
    -The HEARTH Act Basics
    -Collaborating to Support Youth’s Academic Success under the HEARTH Act

    PART 2: McKINNEY-VENTO FAFSA WEEK
    -McKinney-Vento FAFSA Week (How to implement)
    -Sample Announcement for McKinney-Vento FAFSA Week
    -Sample Letter for Seniors for McKinney-Vento FAFSA Week
    -PowerPoint Slides for Students for McKinney-Vento FAFSA Week
    -Sample Letter and Script Outline for Staff for McKinney-Vento FAFSA Week

    PART 3: ASSISTING HOMELESS UNACCOMPANIED YOUTH TO COLLEGE AND BEYOND
    -Obtaining Waivers for College Entrance Examinations and Application Fees
    Basics on accessing waivers for ACT, SAT and college application fees

    -FAFSA basics
    -Sample Letter to Verify Youth as Unaccompanied and Homeless for the FAFSA
    -Practical Tips to Help Unaccompanied Homeless Youth Obtain Financial Aid for College
    -Financial Aid and Income Tax
    -Support for Unaccompanied Youth in College

    PART 4: ACCESS TO BASIC SERVICES TIP SHEETS
    -Access to Medicaid for Unaccompanied Youth
    -Unaccompanied Youth’s Rights to Consent for Medical Treatment
    -Access to Social Security Benefits for Unaccompanied Youth
    -Access to Workforce Investment Act Services for Unaccompanied Youth
    -Access to Temporary Aid for Needy Families (TANF) for Unaccompanied Youth
    -Access to the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP/Food Stamps) for Unaccompanied Youth
    -Access to Shelter and Housing for Unaccompanied Youth

    PART 5: TRAINING RESOURCES
    -Ready for the FAFSA, Power Point Training for High School Counselors
    -Case Studies and Discussion Questions and Guides on Unaccompanied Youth and the FAFSA
    -Quiz on Unaccompanied Youth and the FAFSA

    tags: homeless McKinney-Vento tools

  • 2003 report of the National Writing Commission

    tags: teaching reading writing elementary MS HS TEMS520

  • This packet contains colorful posters to teach 14 non-fiction text features!

    -guide words
    -title page
    -table of contents
    -index
    -glossary
    -heading
    -keywords
    -illustrations & photographs
    -captions
    -diagrams
    -labels
    -text box
    -maps
    -charts

    tags: TEMS520 reading comprehension infotext text features CCSS elementary MS ELA printables

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