New York Times | March 26, 2020
She’s 10, Homeless and Eager to Learn. But She Has No Internet.
Thousands of students living in shelters and doubled up in overcrowded apartments have not received web-enabled devices for online learning. Add to that the complication of adapting traditional lesson plans to be taught online, and the city has been faced with an enormous and unprecedented undertaking.
Recreating a classroom on the internet is a logistical challenge that comes with a learning curve for students, teachers and parents.
And it is already leaving poor and vulnerable students behind — especially the estimated 114,000 children who live in shelters and unstable housing.Read More
NY1 | October 15, 2018
1 in 10 NYC Students are Homeless. What are Potential Solutions?
A new report highlights the rising number of city students who have been homeless over the last year. Errol Louis discussed potential solutions with Randi…
City & State NY | October 08, 2018
The 2018 Nonprofit Power 50
In this special feature, we recognize 50 top nonprofit leaders who are key players in the world of New York politics and government. 4. Christine…
A Plus | September 20, 2018
Homeless Kids Get The Chance To Just Be Kids In Awesome NYC Program
A nonprofit in New York City is making sure all children have the chance to make the most of their summer vacation through a camp…
Pix 11 | August 29, 2018
Homeless NYC students dance in workshop before start of school
A workshop geared towards homeless students in our city is putting some big smiles across their faces before school gets underway next week. For two…
CBS New York | August 29, 2018
Homeless Children Having Time Of Their Lives At Camp Win
CBS2’s Cindy Hsu met the children from Camp Win who live in family shelters across New York City. But for the summer they are getting…
Times Ledger | August 25, 2018
Homeless students participate in STEM-related activities at New York Hall of Science
Nearly 40 children from homeless shelters in Queens and Manhattan visited the New York Hall of Science Monday for a fun-filled day involving STEM-related activities….