One of HUD’s goals is to utilize housing as a platform for improving quality of life, for example PHA’s could assist residents to improve educational outcomes. Our residents are helping us craft a program to do just that. We call it “Raising Champions.”
We began by looking at the facts, and found that: Of 50 children having trouble learning to read in kindergarten, 44 of them will still be having trouble in third grade.
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