The Answer Sheet: Casey Foundation
There are big limits to the study released today showing that several hundred low-income students who went to school in low-poverty schools in Montgomery County did better on standardized math tests than kids who went to high-poverty schools.
By 11:35 AM ET, 10/15/2010 |
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Even before the U.S. economic turndown began in the late 1990s, the child poverty rate had increased in this decade, affecting nearly one-fifth of American kids, according to a new report on the well-being of American kids.
By 03:00 AM ET, 07/27/2010 |
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A new report by the Casey Foundation shows the close link between poverty and student success in reading, and makes recommendations for schools and community members.
By 04:15 PM ET, 05/18/2010 |
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