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    Who is Homeless?

    Guide to help us understand the legal definition of "homeless" under the McKinney-Vento Homeless Assistant Act.

    Parent Guide to Student Attendance

    Easy tips to help ensure your children don't miss out on his/her educational opportunities. Please visit the Parent Guide to Student Attendance for more information.

    Transporting Children and Youth Experiencing Homelessness

    Summarizes the key provisions related to the transportation of children and youth experiencing homelessness included in the McKinney-Vento Act. 

    School Help for Homeless Children with Disabilities

    Guide to assist parents in navigating the special education process while experiencing homelessness: School Help for Homeless Children with Disabilities: Information for Parent.

    Texas Assessment (STAAR) 

    Learn more about your child's scoreI need help in understanding the STAAR Report Card. How can I help my child prepare for the test? and more!

    Family Emergency Plan

    Make a plan today. Your family may not be together if a disaster strikes, so it is important to have a Family Emergency Plan.

    Tips for Finding Child Care for Young Parents  

    For specific information on your current location resources available, please visit Tips Sheet for Parents: Finding Child Care for My Child.

    Social and Emotional Learning Resources for Parents & Caregivers

    SEL (Social Emotional Learning) builds the skills, knowledge, and attitudes that both students and adults need to be successful in school, work, and life.  They include things such as knowing and controlling your emotions, teamwork, understanding others, making positive choices, and resilience. Click here for more detail information.

    Free research-based information, activities, and advice for parents!

    Please visit Colorín Colorado, a bilingual site helping children & parents become Good Readers & Successful Students!

    Parents’ Guide To School Success Tips & Resources

    U.S. Department of Education