Kelly Davenport, EdD, CEO and Founder of the Freire Schools and Founder of the Freire Foundation, talks about providing a problem-based education to students from underserved neighborhoods. Recorded May 25, 2018.
Children are included in the homeless population, according to Carlos Carter, Executive Director, Homeless Children's Education Fund in Pittsburgh, who says anxiety about no food or place to sleep causes developmental issues for these homeless kids in school. Helping homeless children can break the cycle of poverty through help at all levels of their education including college and careers. Sheila Hyland hosts from the Chatham University Campus in Pittsburgh. homelessfund.org
Michelle Evans, Program Planning Coordinator for Family Service Association of Bucks County, talks about how transportation can be a barrier for people trying to access programs and services available in Bucks County. Recorded March 29, 2018