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Detailed New National Maps Show How Neighborhoods Shape Children for Life – The New York Times

Source: Detailed New National Maps Show How Neighborhoods Shape Children for Life – The New York Times Some places lift children out of poverty. Others trap them there. Now cities are trying to do something about the difference.  A map used by the Seattle Housing Authority identifies neighborhoods, shaded in purple, where housing...
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New Study Examines the Stress of Poverty on Children – Center for Healthy Minds

Source: New Study Examines the Stress of Poverty on Children – Center for Healthy Minds May 4, 2018 A research team, including Center for Healthy Minds scientist Sarah Short, has been awarded a $2.5 million National Institute of Child Health and Development (NICHD) grant to study the link between poverty and developing cognitive…

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