According to the Atlantic, “…rural schools make up more than half of the nation’s operating school districts” and are equally as plagued by issues of funding, poverty, and malnutrition, as poverty-stricken urban schools.
President & CEO Naila Bolus discusses the only national supplemental program that leverages the power of community and adult-child relationships to build the key language and literacy skills preschool children need to succeed.
MIAMI (AP) — Not only is the Mexican government not building a wall; it’s spending $50 million to beef up its legal aid to migrants who fear deportation, a response to President Donald Trump’s crackdown on illegal immigration.
Mark Oppenheim leads an discussion on children’s literacy and gender equality in education with the executive team of Room to Read, with guests: Geetha Murali, CEO, Heather Simpson, Chief Program Officer and Shari Freedman, Chief Financial Officer.
Host Mark Oppenheim leads a discussion on food insecurity in the states of California and Texas with guests: Houston Food Bank President & CEO Brian Greene; San Antonio Food Bank President & CEO Eric Cooper; and San Diego Food Bank President & CEO James Floros.