Sep 18

Thousands of Homeless Students Slipping Through the Cracks

The Washington State Department of Commerce identified 42,038 students that would have qualified for McKinney-Vento in the 2011-2012 academic school year in Washington State, yet Washington State schools only identified 27,390 students in that same year.

This report discusses how more state funding to support training and interagency- school collaborations, would  improve access to education for thousands of homeless students.

Ross Reynolds9.18.2016

Catch Ross Reynolds interview with the co-author of the report, Brandy Sincyr, discussing the findings and its impact on students experiencing homelessness.