Please ensure Javascript is enabled for purposes of website accessibility Reema Amin .Chalkbeat, Author at Baltimore Independent


NYC pols push fix for transportation woes plaguing students in shelters

For New York City’s nearly 30,000 students living in shelters, unreliable transportation has long been one of the hurdles in getting to class, contributing to significantly lower attendance than their peers, advocates have charged. Now, the city must find solutions, according to a newly approved City Council bill nearly five years in the making. Still, […]