Ruby Payne's "A Framework for Understanding Poverty"

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M Hunt

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Overview

A book study for The Providence School staff, Ruby Payne's A Framework for Understanding Poverty, will help all of us have a deeper awareness and tolerance of the lives many of our students lead.

 

Excellent websites for additional information:

 

http://raisingchildren.net.au/articles/learning_disabilities.html - girls and poverty

http://www.reuters.com/article/2013/09/25/us-why-girls-education-idUSBRE98O13D20130925 - girls and poverty

http://www.worldbank.org/en/news/press-release/2013/12/12/lac-poverty-education-teenage-pregnancy - poverty, girls, and pregnancy

http://www.theguardian.com/global-development-professionals-network/2013/oct/11/adolescent-girls-key-to-ending-poverty - girls and poverty

http://www.statejournal.com/story/17258344/poverty-low-education-attainment-lead-to-teen-pregnancy-study-finds - poverty and pregnancy

http://www.nlchp.org/youth - poverty in youth

http://www.findyouthinfo.gov/feature-article/improving-education-youth-living-poverty - poverty in youth

http://www.povertyusa.org/poverty-resources/education-center/grades-6-12/ - poverty in youth

http://www.globalpartnership.org/search/site/poverty - poverty resources

http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2528798/ - poverty and education

https://www.dosomething.org/facts/11-facts-about-education-and-poverty-america - poverty and education

https://www.childfund.org/Poverty-and-Education-in-the-US/ - poverty and education

http://www.nea.org/assets/docs/HE/TA09PovertyCapra.pdf - poverty and education

http://saveourschoolsmarch.org/issues/poverty-and-the-effect-on-education/ - poverty and education

http://www.teach-nology.com/tutorials/teaching/poverty/ - poverty and education

http://prospect.org/article/education-cure-poverty - poverty and education

Course content

  • Assignment 1

  • Assignment 2

  • Assignment 3

  • Assignment 4

  • Assignment 5

  • Assignment 6

  • Assignment 7

  • Assignment 8

  • Assignment 9

  • Conclusion

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