Oct 4 Fri

Poverty Myths & Facts: A Practitioner’s Guide to Working with Students & Families in Poverty

Oct. 4, 2019
8:30 AM - 2:30 PM
Salon La Maison

Poverty is a reality for 17% of children living in the U.S. Join us for a full day workshop focused on the impact of poverty on students, families, and by extension, schools. Throughout the day, we’ll explore these myths and facts through theory, discussion, and interactive activities. Attendees will leave with practical ideas and resources both for working with and building relationships with students and families living in poverty.

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