Addressing Homelessness & Poverty in the Schools

Wednesday, February 12, 2020 -
12:00pm to 1:00pm

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This presentation will cover the requirements under the McKinney-Vento Homeless Assistance Act, which includes what public school districts' responsibilities are to support students experiencing homelessness. We will provide an overview of the law and the rights of students and families experiencing homelessness.


Kristine Nadolski and Karen Rice are the Department of Public Instruction's State Coordinators of the Education for Homeless Children and Youth Program. Kristine has worked at DPI for 8 years and Karen has worked at DPI for 3 years.

Workshop Registration Form

Workshop Registration Form

Registration is required for all WI FACETS–sponsored workshops. You may use the form below to register or you may register by contacting Sandra McFarland at 877-374-0511. If you use the form, please make sure to include the title and date of the event you are registering for.

All WI FACETS-sponsored workshops are free.  Requests for any special accommodations must be made at least two weeks prior to the event. Please list any accommodations requested in the “Special Request” box below.