The McKinney-Vento Act provides rights and services to children and youth experiencing homelessness, which includes those who are: sharing the housing of others due to loss of housing, economic hardship, or a similar reason; staying in motels, trailer parks, or campgrounds due to the lack of an adequate alternative; staying in shelters or transitional housing; or sleeping in cars, parks, abandoned buildings, substandard housing, or similar settings.
Texas Children and Youth Experiencing Homelessness
Under federal and state law, children and youth experiencing homelessness have a right to a free, appropriate public education (FAPE). The McKinney-Vento Homeless Assistance Act
Hello everyone, my name is Albert H. Archuleta and I worked in public education for 21 years as a Teacher and Principal. Here at Region 6 ESC, I'm the McKinney Vento & Foster Care contact.
Albert H. Archuleta