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Keywords

Poor children--Education; Poor children--Counseling of;

Abstract

This paper discusses how poverty affects the social development, behavior, and academics of children. It also provides information to professionals who work with children to explain how children in poverty may demonstrate increased behavioral and emotional problems. Additionally, it explores what school personnel can do to help improve outcomes for students in poverty. A case example of a partnership created in Georgia is utilized to help articulate these concepts. The sources cited are all from recent published literature.

Year of Submission

2008

Degree Name

Master of Arts in Education

Department

Educational Leadership, Counseling, and Postsecondary Education

First Advisor

Jan R. Bartlett

Comments

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Date Original

2008

Object Description

1 PDF file (20 pages)

Language

EN

File Format

application/pdf

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