Wrap-around services for kids from low-income families are essential leg to the tripod of well-trained teachers and a culture of high expectation and support. We can do this. We must elevate children’s well-being in word and deed and make budgets speak our values.
The Unaddressed Link Between Poverty and Education
Federal education policy seems blind to the relationship between poverty and student performance…[for reasons ranging from benign obtuseness to nefarious undercutting of the system so as to make privatization the only “reasonable” option].