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Today’s Solutions: June 23, 2024

How raising a tax credit for s

How raising a tax credit for struggling families can reduce child neglect

Our children are our future, but sadly enough, child neglect is a major problem in the US. In fact, an estimated one-third of children are subject to a child protective services investigation before the age of 18. Research has found that the stress of poverty is often linked to child abuse, which Read More...

How to build a trauma-sensitiv

How to build a trauma-sensitive classroom where all learners feel safe

In the United States, 34 million children have had at least one adverse childhood experience (ACE) -- ranging from abuse or neglect to parental incarceration or addiction. Children living in poverty are more likely to have multiple ACEs, compounding the effects of economic Read More...