Session: Foster care and higher education SIG (Society for Social Work and Research 24th Annual Conference - Reducing Racial and Economic Inequality)

Foster care and higher education SIG

Saturday, January 18, 2020: 7:00 AM-8:00 AM
Marquis BR Salon 8, ML 2 (Marriott Marquis Washington DC)
Angelique Day, PhD, University of Washington Seattle, Amy Salazar, PhD, Washington State University and Lisa Schelbe, PhD, Florida State University
The NRC-FAHE is a network of researchers and practitioners whose aim is to improve practice and influence policy related to foster care / alumni and higher education by creating and advancing a clear research agenda and facilitating communication and collaboration among interdisciplinary scholars and practitioners to promote postsecondary access and retention of youth in care and foster care alumni. The NRC-FAHE promotes innovative ways to use research and best practices to inform and influence policy making and values practice-informed research and the voice of youth in care and foster care alumni in improving access and outcomes in higher education.
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