Nebraska's Tool Kit for Systems Involved in the Education of Students in Out-of-Home Care

Tool A-3
Related Information/Links

Part One: Systems Collaboration
Section A. Systems Communication, Coordination and Collaboration


The following links lead to documents and websites containing information related to Systems Communication, Coordination and Collaboration. Click on the headlines below to open each list of related materials.

Documents


Blueprint for Change: Education Success for Children in Foster Care – Second Edition
(Source: American Bar Association's Legal Center for Foster Care and Education - 2008)
http://www.americanbar.org/groups/child_law/projects_initiatives/education/blueprint.html

Collaborating Across Systems to Serve Babies in Foster Care
(Source: National Center for Infants, Toddlers and Families – Zero To Three – December 6, 2008)
http://main.zerotothree.org/site/DocServer/Court_Team_gen.edsession_Handout.pdf?docID=6901

Court-based Education Efforts for Children in Foster Care – The Experience of the Pima County Juvenile Court (Arizona)
(Source: National Council of Juvenile and Family Court Judges and Casey Family Programs – 2007)
http://www.casey.org/Resources/Publications/pdf/CourtBasedEducationEfforts.pdf

Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act (FERPA)
(Source: United States Department of Education – Family Policy Compliance Office)
http://www2.ed.gov/policy/gen/guid/fpco/ferpa/index.html

Forum Guide to the Privacy of Student Information – A Resource for Schools
(Source: United States Department of Education's National Forum on Education Statistics – 2006)
http://nces.ed.gov/pubs2006/2006805.pdf

Foster Care and Education Questions and Answers: How Fostering Connections and the McKinney-Vento Act Can Support School Success for All Children in Out-of-Home Care
(Source: American Bar Association's Legal Center for Foster Care and Education - 2010)
http://www.americanbar.org/content/dam/aba/migrated/child/education/publications/qa_fc_and_mv_overlap_final.authcheckdam.pdf

Foster Care and Education Questions and Answers: Information Sharing to Improve Educational Outcomes for Children in Out-of-Home Care
(Source: American Bar Association's Legal Center for Foster Care and Education - 2008)
http://www.americanbar.org/content/dam/aba/migrated/child/education/publications/qa_information_sharing_final.authcheckdam.pdf

Fostering Connections to Success and Increasing Adoptions Act - Summary
(Source: Casey Family Programs – April, 2009)
http://www.casey.org/Resources/Publications/pdf/FosteringConnectionsSummary.pdf

Joint Guidance on the Application of the Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act (FERPA) and the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act of 1996 (HIPAA) To Student Health Records
(Source: United States Department of Health and Human Services and United States Department of Education – November, 2008)
http://www.hhs.gov/ocr/privacy/hipaa/understanding/coveredentities/hipaaferpajointguide.pdf

Mythbusting: Breaking Down Confidentiality and Decision-Making Barriers to Meet the Education Needs of Children in Foster Care
(Source: Kathleen McNaught, American Bar Association's Legal Center for Foster Care and Education and Casey Family Programs – 2005)
http://www.csba.org/en/EducationIssues/EducationIssues/~/media/6E46D4027D63498A84930B49A6518F95.ashx

NDTC Spotlight: Communication, Cooperation, Collaboration
(Source: National Evaluation and Technical Assistance Center for Education of Children and Youth Who Are Neglected, Delinquent or At Risk – March, 2005)
http://www.neglected-delinquent.org/nd/resources/spotlight/spotlight200502b.asp

NDTAC Spotlight: Legislation and Interagency Relationships Aid in the Successful Transfer of Student Records
(Source: National Evaluation and Technical Assistance Center for Education of Children and Youth Who Are Neglected, Delinquent or At Risk – January, 2007)
http://www.neglected-delinquent.org/nd/resources/spotlight/spotlight200701a.asp

Solving the Data Puzzle: A "How-To" Guide on Collecting and Sharing Information to Improve Educational Outcomes for Children in Out-of-Home Care
(Source: American Bar Association's Legal Center for Foster Care and Education – 2008)
http://www2.americanbar.org/BlueprintForChange/Documents/solvingthedatapuzzle.pdf

 

Nebraska Websites


Building Bright Futures

http://www.buildingbrightfutures.net/

Nebraska Children and Families Foundation
http://www.nebraskachildren.org/

Parent Training Institute (PTI) – Nebraska
http://pti-nebraska.org/

 

National Websites


American Bar Association's Legal Center for Foster Care and Education

http://www.abanet.org/child/education/

Casey Family Programs
http://www.casey.org/

National Center for Infants, Toddlers and Families – Zero to Three
http://www.zerotothree.org/

National Evaluation and Technical Assistance Center for Education of Children and Youth Who Are Neglected, Delinquent or At Risk
http://www.neglected-delinquent.org/nd/default.php

Pennsylvania Education Law Center
http://www.elc-pa.org/index.html

TeamChild (Washington)
http://www.teamchild.org/

 

 

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