ERIC Number: EJ471858
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1993
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How Can Schools Help Children from Homeless Families?
Wiley, David C.; Ballard, Danny J.
Journal of School Health, v63 n7 p291-93 Sep 1993
School districts must address health and academic challenges homeless children bring to school by forming community-based task forces, helping homeless shelters address families' needs, increasing staff awareness, and developing strategies to encourage homeless children's academic success. The paper notes opportunities for staff involvement and offers strategies to help homeless children. (SM)
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom; Journal Articles
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