Sunday, July 29, 2012

Gates Foundation: a stable home = a stable education

Here’s a link to story about how an innovative project in Tacoma, Washington is helping homeless families find stability AND improving their children’s outcomes in school.
It’s called the McCarver Elementary Special Housing Program in the Hilltop neighborhood of Tacoma. The project is showing so many signs of promise that U.S. Deputy Secretary of HUD Maurice Jones visited the school this week. 
To read the story, click here.

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