Helping Homeless Students Stay in School

Districts stretch to provide stability to homeless students in uncertain times


Schools Struggle with Rising Tide of Homelessness

The mortgage crisis has increased the number of homeless families -- many from middle-class backgrounds




  • School Board News

    June 2009 Upfront

    News, views, and trends you should watch.

  • Your Turn

    June 2009 Your Turn

    Your chance to tell us what you think

  • Research

    The role of the School Resource Officer

    A school resource officer can help improve the climate and connections between students and adults, but is the position a luxury in tight financial times?

  • School Law

    School Support Staff and the Law

    Legal cases involving support staff provide others with insights that are worth examining

  • Communications

    How Schools Can Navigate the Media Sea Change

    Your communications plan should reflect the new realities of newspapers and television news

  • Governance

    Making Strategic Changes in Your District

    Here are the steps you can use to make long-term planning relevant to your district, your staff, and your community

  • Money

    Making District Financial Oversight Easier

    An audit committee can help your board provide better oversight of district operations by identifying and monitoring risks and trends that could hurt you

  • Facilities

    Saving Construction Money with Peformance Contracting

    Who isn't looking to save money when building or renovating a school? A 'self-funding,' customized package of products and services could be key to long-term sustainability

  • Technology

    A Guide to the Reinvented Net

    The 'new' Internet will make collaboration and innovation much easier for schools by allowing students and staff to flourish in the Web 2.0 world of social networking

  • Marketplace

    Readings & Reports