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Foster Care & Student Success

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 HERE to access the full resource guide. 


Region 5 Foster Care Liaison Directory 

Do you need to locate the Foster Care Liaison for your district?  If so, feel free to download the directory below.  

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.

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Brenda L. Thompson

Program Specialist



CPS Education Specialist V

Region 5 LEAs may contact the CPS Education Specialist for assistance regarding any foster care student enrolling at your district.  The CPS Education Specialist is available to be a support for both the school districts and the CPS agency in facilitating educational services for foster children.  Please feel free to contact Keri Louviere for further assistance.