There are between 15 and 20 million American children living in poverty today. Poverty impacts performance in class, as well as the ability to prepare for learning at home. For educators to overcome the devastating impact poverty has on learning, they must first understand the relationship between academic achievement and socio-economic status. Educators will gain strategies and tools to assist and meet the needs of impoverished youth.
Interested in Graduate Credits?
You can earn 3 Graduate Level Credits ($100) from MidAmerica Nazarene University for this course. Directions for registering can be found here.
**To earn graduate level credit, participants will need to complete an additional graduate level assignment**