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Diane Ravitch, Effecting Change, Hunger and Learning, Poverty & Socio-Economic Status and Education, Protest - Have a Voice, Research on Education

Poverty and Stress Can Damage Children’s Lives

Poverty and Stress Can Damage Children’s Lives.

When someone from points to one school and says, “See, poverty doesn’t matter. High expectations are all it takes to overcome poverty,” tell them to read the work of Shonkoff and the Harvard Center on the Developing Child.

Some children survive the most extreme adversity, but far more do not.�

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