The Worst of Times: Children in Extreme Poverty in the South and Nation

Resource type: Research Report

Southern Education Foundation |

This report, released by the Southern Education Foundation, analyzes patterns of extreme child poverty by state, county, and school district. It examines federal funding for high-poverty districts and the need for local, state, and federal policy to improve educational opportunities for the poorest children.


The Southern Education Foundation is an Atlantic grantee.

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Issues:

Children & Youth

Global Impact:

United States