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Published: 1/26/2021 12:01:29 AM Addressing homelessness without a focus on child homelessness is a system failure. The interdependency of education and homelessness cannot be overstated. The greatest predictor of youth homelessness is not completing high school (Chapin Hall 2019). Youth that experience homelessness have far worse physical and mental health