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Children at Risk Symposium To Talk Poverty Effects [LISTEN]

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(HOUSTON, TX)– Educators, the juvenile justice community and community leaders gathered for the Children at Risk Law Symposium Thursday. The pressing issues addressed were the effects of poverty among children in school.

Children at Risk President Bob Sanborn says, it’s not the children’s fault.

 

 

Sanborn adds, 60-percent of our school children are economically disadvantaged. They are either living in poverty or live near poverty.

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