Preconference

How Foster Care Affects Education

Authors
  • Laura Kilbride (Iowa State University)
  • Mindy Heggen (Iowa State University)

Abstract

This session offers a story through time on the foster care system. We will be exploring the history of foster care through a racial lens and discussing how foster care ties into education in the k-12 and higher education systems. The session will conclude with recommendations on how attendees can support students of color who have experienced foster care.

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Published on
02 Mar 2022
How Foster Care Affects Education