Almost Half of Public School Students Are Now Low-Income
Tina Miller, MA,CFLE stashed this in p2
Stashed in: Poverty
The Atlantic says:
More troubling than the strict number of low-income students, however, was the long-term trend. As I noted up above, the number of states handing out cheap and free meals to more than half their students quadrupled in ten years, a point that this Washington Post illustration hammers home vividly. American public school students are becoming poorer.