New Website Focusing on Students in Temporary Housing


The New York State Technical and Education Assistance Center for Homeless Students (NYS-TEACHS) -- Advocates for Children's project focused on students in temporary housing -- has a new website which provides information, referrals, and training to parents, schools, school districts, social service providers, and others about the educational rights of children and youth experiencing homelessness throughout New York State. Information includes:

  • Information on topics like enrollment, transportation, and access to higher education;
  • Trauma-sensitivity resources of the month;
  • Answers to frequently asked questions;
  • Downloadable forms and templates for schools;
  • Recorded webinars and information on upcoming trainings;
  • Data and statistics on students in temporary housing;
  • And more