Resources for Homeless Children and Youth

Contact Information


Melinda Dyer
McKinney-Vento Education of Homeless Children and Youth Assistant Director

Keith Woodruff
McKinney-Vento Program Supervisor

Vivian Rogers Decker
Homeless Student Stability Education Program Supervisor

Melissa Rilette Burnce
McKinney-Vento Training Program Supervisor

Sample forms and templates are provided for districts to meet federal and state program compliance. Items related to Consolidated Program Review are identified by item number.


Dispute Resolution
Transportation Toolkit

Consolidated Program Review item 10.3

Sample Forms
Legislation, Bulletins, and Guidance
Training and Webinars

Annual Training Requirement Sessions for Liaisons

2023 Training

Please note: Content is generally a repeat of the September 19-20 sessions. There are some changes with presenters and discussion/Q&A.

The Liaison Training Survey is required to document the completion of any of the above trainings.

ARP-HCY Technical Support and Professional Development Series

SchoolHouse Connection, in partnership with OSPI, has provided technical support for recipients of American Rescue Plan – Homeless Children and Youth grant funding (ARP-HCY).

McKinney-Vento Training Materials for School and District Staff

Additional Trainings & Webinars

State and National Partners
School Level Training Resources