Educational Advocacy

Humboldt County Office of Education Foster Youth Services Program
Includes a link to most current list of Foster Care Liaisons by school district, as well as forms.

Working Together: A Guide to Educational Advocacy
For parents, advocates, children and others who have questions or concerns about a child's education or developmental well-being. It contains information about identifying children with potential needs, and accessing services to meet those needs. It also addresses children's rights, school district and service agency responsibilities and community resources available for children with educational challenges. All sections are downloadable in PDF format.

Legal Center for Foster Care and Education Database
Visit this new searchable database of materials related to the education needs of children in foster care. It is searchable by state, topic, and format.

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