The National Association for the Education of Homeless Children and Youth (NAEHCY) is pleased to announce the 18th Annual Conference Building Futures Through Education. The Conference will be held at The Peabody Hotel in Little Rock, Arkansas, November 11-14, 2006. The conference will focus on ensuring that every child and youth experiencing homelessness is successful-academically, personally, and socially. The conference will also focus on complying with the McKinney-Vento Act, strategies for serving unaccompanied homeless youth, and disaster planning and response.
For information regarding agenda, registration, and hotel accommodations, visit the NAEHCY website at www.naehcy.org. The Arkansas Department of Education Office of Education for Homeless Children and Youth strongly recommends the participation of Arkansasí LEA homeless liaison in the upcoming conference to help the educators understand and better serve Arkansasí homeless children and youth.
For questions or additional information, contact Dr. Reginald Wilson at 682-1059 or firstname.lastname@example.org.