Sacramento County Office of Education
Data Sharing Tool Helps Educators and Caseworkers Focus on Foster Youth Success
As California continues to work to address educational disparities for foster students, an increasing number of counties in the state are buying into a homegrown data-sharing system designed to improve academic outcomes for the state’s foster youth.
School of Second Chances Closing, Casualty of Funding Cuts
Foster youth students who have fallen through the cracks in the Sacramento City Unified School District always had one last hope at the end of the education continuum: The Fremont School for Adults.
Proposed FERPA Changes “Focus” on Foster Youth
Records for foster youth are often lost as they are moved around. A game-changing database called Foster Focus is helping social workers and school administrators assist the needs of foster youth by keeping all of their records – from residential history to school documentation – in one place.