One of John Merrow’s first assignments as a reporter for National Public Radio was to cover a textbook burning in West Virginia. The experience wasn’t quite what he’d expected.
Archive for April, 2009
Schools seem to be stepping in to fill the role of home. In Green Bay, WI the number of homeless students—504—is at an all-time high. Can schools do it all?
After visiting Green Bay, Wisconsin to cover a story on rising homelessness, Producers sat down to talk about what they found happening on the ground.
Marion Delray is a mother in Green Bay, Wisconsin who found herself suddenly homeless. She talks about how it's affected her children and their education.