Best Practices

WASEH’s goal is to highlight local best practices that schools and service providers are using to help identify and serve homeless students. If you would like to submit a best practice, a policy, a partnership, or a sample form that has worked well in your district. Please consider allowing us to post it in our best practices section! You can use our comment form or e-mail us at

As we collect best practices from across the state, we hope to have a comprehensive list of best practices tailored to school districts in Washington. Until then, The National Center on Homeless Education has a comprehensive collection of issue briefs focused on best practices in homeless education. Topics are geared towards school staff, educators, and service providers: