Friday, October 24, 2014

Educators Help Spread Warmth For Students in Need

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By Kevin Hart Poverty doesn’t hide well in the cold. As temperatures drop across the country each, year, it quickly becomes apparent which kids lack the warm clothing and coats they need to endure the chilly fall and winter months. Teachers and support professionals will tell you that they see these kids each day, shivering [...]

Educators Face Rising Homeless Student Population

April 5, 2010 by cmccabe  
Filed under Article by Topic, Homeless Students

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By Mary Ellen Flannery April 5, 2010 — Tough economic times means increasing numbers of homeless children and students. You can’t practice the violin in a homeless shelter. Not really, not if you don’t want to wake the babies—and you don’t want to wake the babies. That’s something 14-year-old Chauncey learned last year during the [...]