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A Conversation about Educational Stability for Youth in Foster Care Webinar


Join us for an informal Q & A session designed to help you get answers you need to best support our DCS involved youth.  Presented by Melaina Gant, Director, Education Services and ESSA Point of Contact for the Department of Child Services (DCS).

In preparation for this presentation, participants are strongly encouraged to view the presentation, : Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA) & Supporting Foster Youth as Students ? 101.  Come prepared with your questions!

This presentation may be found on Moodle.  Moodle link to the course is copied below.  If you don't have an account, you can create one for free:

Tuesday, May 4, 2021  - 11:30 a.m.-1:00 p.m. EDT/10:30-12:00 p.m. CDT

This webinar is being hosted by Cathy Boswell and Jill Summerlot, IN*SOURCE Regional Program Specialists. 

Please register by 4:00 pm EDT on Monday, May 3.

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This webinar is free and open to the public. Certificates of attendance are available for those that attend.  The certificate may be used toward PGP (Professional Growth Plan) points.

For more information, please contact Cathy or Jill at 800.332.4433 or

IMPORTANT NOTICE: To serve you more efficiently, we require advance registration. Each person must register individually in order to receive a certificate of attendance. Our federal grant requires us to collect demographic information on every person in attendance.