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1.3 Million Students Are Homeless. What’s the Good News? - Ahead of the Heard
Federal data released earlier this month indicate that more than 1.3 million students enrolled in public schools during the 2016-17 school year were homeless. This represents a 7 percent increase in the number of homeless students over a three-year period and a 70 percent spike in the last decade. These numbers are troubling for many reasons: …