#WordinBlack: Advocates say expansion of child tax credit and continued pandemic assistance could pull 4 million students out of poverty

By Alexis Taylor Special to the AFRO As the true impact of the coronavirus pandemic comes into focus, early data trends show that millions of students and their families desperately need economic relief. According to The Annie E. Casey Foundation’s KIDS COUNT Data Book, 12 million children are living in poverty across the country- and […]

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