6.4 Building Self–Sufficiency: Improving Youths’ Education and Employment Outcomes


Conference Presentation | July 24, 2013

Files: McKinney-Vento Homeless Education by Frank Migali (PDF | 404 KB | 10 slides) Building Self-Sufficiency: Improving Youths’ Education and Employment Outcomes by Deanne Pearn (PDF | 1.07 MB | 19 slides)

The long–term well–being of young adults requires that they have the education and work experience necessary to succeed in the workforce. This workshop will examine strategies to improve the education and employment outcomes of youth to help them achieve greater economic independence.

  • Adrienne Breidenstine, U.S. Interagency Council on Homelessness, Washington, DC (Moderator)
  • Joanna Mikulski, Office of Management and Budget, Washington, DC
  • Deanne Pearn, First Place for Youth, Oakland, CA