A Family Affair: Parents, Children and NYC's Homelessness Crisis
NYC’s Schools Funding Formula Should Consider Homeless Students, Advocates Say
Julian Roberts-Grmela |
The Fair Student Funding Formula, used to distribute the majority of New York City’s education budget to each of its 1,600 public schools, has been criticized for failing to provide enough funds to students who need it most, including those in temporary housing and in the foster care system. A working group has until the end of October to recommend changes.