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As need soars, schools rally behind families in Vancouver, Wash. — and other cities take notice

Original source: Seattle Times, July 13, 2018

“Since 2002, Vancouver Public Schools has ‘stepped out of its lane’ — as many educators here say — to help children living in the city’s most impoverished neighborhoods.”

Vancouver Public Schools’ network of Family-Community Resource Centers is a promising approach to boosting family engagement and addressing poverty’s effects on learning. Other districts are taking notice.

Read the full article in the Seattle Times.