foster youth transportation
Transportation Grant Seeks to Help Reunify Oklahoma Foster Youth with Parents
Last week, the Arnall Family Foundation announced a $1 million transportation innovation grant that seeks to improve foster care transportation in Oklahoma. The grant aligns with Arnall Family Foundation’s mission to make transformative improvements to the systems serving at-risk children in Oklahoma.
Colorado Schools File Suit Against ‘School Choice’ Provision in Foster Care Transportation Law
Six Colorado school districts, two education associations and two private citizens are pushing back against a new state law aimed at improving school transportation for students in foster care. HB 18-1306 was signed by Gov.
Colorado Leads Nation with Bill to Pay for Foster Youths’ Rides to School
A $2.9 million bill aimed at improving the educational success of students who are foster youths cleared a key committee in the Colorado legislature in April. If the bill is signed by the governor, Colorado will be the first state to legislate the implementation of a federal law that compels school systems to ensure that, among other things, foster kids have a ride to school.