Report: Tough Times Ahead for Children of the Great Recession

Education Week

June 8, 2010

 

More children will live in poverty this year. More will have two parents who are unemployed. Fewer children will enroll in prekindergarten programs, and fewer teenagers will find jobs.  This is all according to a report released Tuesday by the Foundation for Child Development that measures the impact of the recession on the current generation.

More children will live in poverty this year. More will have two parents who are unemployed. Fewer children will enroll in prekindergarten programs, and fewer teenagers will find jobs. This is all according to a report released Tuesday by the Foundation for Child Development that measures the impact of the recession on the current generation.
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