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  • Educational Rights of Students Who Are Considered Homeless

    If you are a student in preschool through 12th grade and you are considered homeless or you don’t have a regular place to sleep, this guide is for you. You have a legal right to an education and support from your school. This guide tells you about your rights, the laws that protect you, and resources to help you. Read More

    By:
    Columbia Legal Services
  • Homeless Youth & Education

    Questions and answers about education issues for homeless youth. Read More

    By:
    Columbia Legal Services
  • Video - The Right to Transportation for Homeless Students

    About 1 in 25 students in the state of Washington is experiencing homelessness. A young man who experienced homelessness as a student shares his story. Homeless liaisons working for a school district share information about legal and social supports for homeless students. Read More

    By:
    Columbia Legal Services
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