Holistic solutions urged to combat poverty’s impact on students

Wed, 21 Oct 2015: NEW YORK, Oct. 21, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — New York Deputy Mayor Richard Buery rues the polarization and “toxic” politics that often mark discussions about how to help children living in poverty get the education they deserve. But today, he was part of a solution-oriented session – at Teaching Matters’ 7th Annual Champions of Innovation and Education Luncheon – that yielded much agreement about the depth of the problem, and available remedies.