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Research Summary: Teaching and Classroom Strategies for Homeless & Highly Mobile Students           


Having students who are homeless in the classroom can admittedly be challenging, necessitating ingenuity, creativity, and patience. Yet it is important to remember that the school can be a vitally important part of the homeless student’s life, for it can present the student with a sense of stability. Teachers play a major role. Listed are some of the common frustrations experienced by students who are homeless and their teachers.

Frustrations for Students and Teachers