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

Tool B-5
Related Information/Links

Part One: Systems Collaboration
Section B. Asking the Right Questions


The following links lead to documents and websites containing information related to Asking the Right Questions. Click on the headlines below to open each list of related materials.

Documents

Asking the Right Questions II: Judicial Checklists to Meet the Educational Needs of Children and Youth in Foster Care
(Source: National Council of Juvenile and Family Court Judges - Permanency Planning for Children Department – December, 2008)
http://www.ojp.usdoj.gov/newsroom/events/pdfs/judicial_checklist.pdf

Endless Dreams: Building Educational Support for Youth in Foster Care
(Source: Casey Family Programs - 2005)
http://www.casey.org/resources/initiatives/EndlessDreams/

40 Developmental Assets
(Source: SEARCH Institute - 2010)
http://www.search-institute.org/assets/

Foster Care and Education Questions and Answers: Courtroom Advocacy for the Education Needs of 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/publications/center_on_children_and_the_law/education/qa_courtroom_advocacy_final.authcheckdam.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: The Link Between Education and Permanency
(Source: American Bar Association's Legal Center for Foster Care and Education and Casey Family Programs - 2009)
http://www.americanbar.org/content/dam/aba/publications/center_on_children_and_the_law/education/qa_link_to_permanency_final.authcheckdam.pdf

Fostering Connections Act – Implementation Checklists for Education Provisions
(Source: American Bar Association's Legal Center for Foster Care and Education – April 3, 2009)
http://www.americanbar.org/content/dam/aba/migrated/child/education/publications/fc_implementation_checklists_final.authcheckdam.pdf

Learning Curves: Education Advocacy for Children in Foster Care
(Source: Kathleen McNaught and National Child Welfare Resource Center on Legal and Judicial Issues)
http://www.casey.org/resources/initiatives/EndlessDreams/

Make a Difference in a Child's Life: A Manual for Helping Children and Youth Get What They Need in School – Advocating for Children and Youth Who are Out of Home or in Foster Care
(Source: TeamChild and Casey Family Programs Foundation – August, 2006)
http://www.ncsl.org/print/cyf/foster_care_education.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/

Boys Town System of Care
http://www.boystown.org/educators/how-it-works
http://cecp.air.org/resources/success/boystown.asp

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

SEARCH Institute
http://www.search-institute.org/about

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

United States Department of Education - Institute of Education Sciences' Education Resource Information Center (ERIC)
http://www.eric.ed.gov/

United States Department of Education – Office of Special Education Programs (OSEP) – National Center on Education, Disability and Juvenile Justice (EDJJ)
http://www.edjj.org/

 

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