Education

 Improving Educational Outcomes

This monograph serves as an introduction to the educational challenges children and youth in care face and offers some practical suggestions for teachers seeking to better support them.

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Tips and resources for educational success 

OACAS continues its advocacy regarding enhancing outcomes for children and youth in care. In support of better educational outcomes for children and youth we offer some concrete ideas for improving their opportunities to succeed in school and maximize their academic potential.

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Aging out of Care Initiatives from Ministry of Children and Youth Services 

In January 2013, the ministry launched the Strategy to Further Transform Ontario’s Child Welfare System. This strategy intends to build a responsible and fiscally sustainable system that achieves better outcomes for children and youth in and leaving care. The strategy is based on three areas of focus: prevention, permanency and preparation for life, with a number of key elements in each area.

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