Ensuring Full Participation in Extracurricular Activities for Students Experiencing Homelessness

Type: 
Brief
Published: November, 2017
Organization: 
National Center for Homeless Education
Series: 
McKinney-Vento Law Into Practice Brief Series
Abstract: 

This brief from the National Center for Homeless Education provides an overview of the benefits of extracurricular activities in promoting school engagement and academic success. It covers the McKinney-Vento Act requirements related to extracurricular participation for students experiencing homelessness with suggestions for how to ensure full participation among this student population.

Number of Pages: 
5
Availability: 
Available free of charge on the National Center for Homeless Education website at: https://nche.ed.gov/wp-content/uploads/2018/10/extra_curr.pdf
Accession Number: 
25662