The Answer Sheet: New Report

Posted at 06:02 AM ET, 07/25/2013

The cost of child poverty: $500 billion a year

The U.S. has the second largest child-poverty among the 35 richest nations on Earth, it says. Only Romania's is worse.

By Valerie Strauss  |  06:02 AM ET, 07/25/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Child Poverty, New Report on Poverty and Education

Posted at 09:33 AM ET, 05/11/2013

Hispanic high school graduates pass whites in college enrollment rate

A new analysis showd that Hispanic high school graduates have passed whites in the rate of college enrollment.

By Valerie Strauss  |  09:33 AM ET, 05/11/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  College Enrollment, New Report

Posted at 04:15 PM ET, 05/18/2010

Report looks at role of poverty, parents in student success

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 Valerie Strauss  |  04:15 PM ET, 05/18/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Reading, Reading, Reading | Tags:  Casey Foundation, Casey Foundation report on reading, achievement gap, achievement gap in reading, new report on reading, parental involvement, parental responsibility in school, poverty and student achievement, reading research