Court Companion to the Foster Youth Education Toolkit

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This Companion to the Foster Youth Education Toolkit is designed to assist Education Rights Holders, Social Workers, Probation Officers, Attorneys for Youth, Attorneys for Parents, Attorneys for County Placing Agencies, and Judges protect the education rights of foster and probation youth.

Featuring guides and tools for:

  • Education Rights Holder
  • Children’s Social Worker
  • Probation Officer
  • Attorney for Youth
  • Attorney for Parent
  • Attorney for County Placing
  • Agency
  • Judge

The Court Companion to the Foster Youth Education Toolkit includes checklists for each of these parties, which gather all the best practices on key education topics that impact youth in care into role-specific reference tools, featuring sample minute order language for judges and sample court report language for social workers and probation officers. The Court Companion follows the same model as the original toolkit, offering comprehensive information on the education rights of foster/probation youth along with step-by-step procedures and easy-to-use implementation tools.

The Alliance for Children’s Rights protects the rights of impoverished, abused and neglected children and youth.