Meeting Information

Navigating the Education System

 
Explore the relationship between agencies and school districts which support and work on behalf of the rights of students who are homeless or in foster care.

Topics and Speakers:
HOMELESS YOUTH ADVOCACY
Niya Kelly, State Legislative Director, Chicago Coalition for the Homeless
Alyssa Phillips, Equal Justice Works Fellow, Chicago Coalition for the Homeless

SUPPORTING STUDENTS EXPERIENCING HOMELESSNESS: ESSA AND ILLINOIS LAW
Jeff Aranowski, Executive Director for Safe and Healthy Climates, Illinois State Board of Education

SERVING HOMELESS YOUTH AND YOUTH IN FOSTER CARE: THE SCHOOL DISTRICT PERSPECTIVE
Kendra B. Yoch, Partner Franczek Radelet

DCFS IS AT MY SCHOOL
Shawn Eddings, General Counsel, Department of Children & Family Services

Moderator:
Rupa Ramadurai, Illinois State Board of Education; Chair, YLS Education Law Committee

 
To Register / Questions: Please call (312) 554-2056.
 Date:03/29/2018
 Time:3:00 PM - 6:00 PM
 Location:The Chicago Bar Association
 MCLE Credit:2.75 IL MCLE Credit