ERIC Number: EJ468106
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1993
Reference Count: 0
Educating Homeless Students in Urban Settings: An Introduction to the Issues.
Stronge, James H.
Education and Urban Society, v25 n4 p315-22 Aug 1993
Introduces background issues regarding the education of homeless children in urban areas, focusing on problems of definition and identification and sociological factors related to homelessness. An overview is provided of the articles of the special issue. The challenges are how to meet the needs of an amorphous and troubled population. (SLD)
Descriptors: Children, Definitions, Disadvantaged Youth, Economically Disadvantaged, Elementary Secondary Education, High Risk Students, Homeless People, Housing, Identification, Needs Assessment, Poverty, Social Problems, Social Services, Sociology, Student Mobility, Urban Problems, Urban Schools, Urban Youth
Publication Type: Information Analyses; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Theme issue topic: "Educating Homeless Students in Urban Settings."