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Click below to access the October – November 2021 Region 5 Foster Care Newsletter! 

Foster Care & Student Success Resource Guide

The Foster Care & Student Success Resource Guide was created by The Texas Education Agency to assist LEAs with meeting the needs of foster care students by providing education professionals with information, resources, and tools specific to children in foster care. 

Click the link below to access the full resource guide. 

https://tea.texas.gov/sites/default/files/fcss_resource_guide-digital.pdf

 

 

Region 5 Education Service Center’s Foster Care staff are available to address the educational needs of students in foster care within Region 5. Professional development, consortium collaborative forums and joint trainings with child welfare partners are provided to Local Education Agencies (School Districts), Foster Care Liaisons and community stakeholders. 

Please feel free to contact the Region 5 staff for more information.

Thompson

Brenda Thompson

Program Specialist

brendat@esc5.net

409-951-1877

Region 5 ESC

Lisa Savoie

Administrative Assistant 

lisas@esc5.net

409-951-1874