#Low-Income Students

  • Article: Las Vegas Is Letting People Pay for Parking Tickets With School Supplies

    Las Vegas Is Letting People Pay for Parking Tickets With School Supplies

    By Leah Rodriguez|June 28, 2019

    The city will take pencils and paper instead of cash for one month. Read more

  • Article: SAT Rolls Out New Tool to Account For Students’ Socio-Economic Challenges

    SAT Rolls Out New Tool to Account For Students’ Socio-Economic Challenges

    By Leah Rodriguez|May 20, 2019

    The College Board's tool will consider poverty levels, neighborhood crime rates, and more. Read more

  • Article: Preschool Can Benefit Poor Children's Families for Generations: Study

    Preschool Can Benefit Poor Children's Families for Generations: Study

    By Leah Rodriguez|May 17, 2019

    Parental involvement is key. Read more

  • Article: States Are Suing the US Government Over Lifting School Meal Nutrition Policies

    States Are Suing the US Government Over Lifting School Meal Nutrition Policies

    By Leah Rodriguez|April 4, 2019

    Rules set to limit sodium and promote whole grains were lifted in 2018. Read more

  • Article: When the Rich Hack College Admissions, Low-Income Students Pay

    When the Rich Hack College Admissions, Low-Income Students Pay

    By Leah Rodriguez|March 22, 2019

    Educators weigh in on what the cheating scandal means for underserved communities. Read more

  • Article: As the New Academic Year Begins, Student Protests Are Sweeping Across South Africa

    As the New Academic Year Begins, Student Protests Are Sweeping Across South Africa

    By Lerato Mogoatlhe|Feb. 11, 2019

    A student was shot dead in Durban this week after a protest turned violent. Read more

  • Article: 3 Reasons Why the LA Teachers' Strike Is a Big Deal

    3 Reasons Why the LA Teachers' Strike Is a Big Deal

    By Leah Rodriguez|Jan. 15, 2019

    Protesters are calling on California to support equal education. Read more

  • Article: This Man Is Helping Low-Income College Students Get Home for the Holidays

    This Man Is Helping Low-Income College Students Get Home for the Holidays

    By Leah Rodriguez|Dec. 10, 2018

    “I just love driving, and I love these kids.” Read more