Results tagged “Gabriela Torres”

Students With Disabilities Rely On Census-Informed Funding To Fill In The Financial Gaps For Special Education

While only 9% of special education is federally funded and informed by the census, this margin is still critical to fill opportunity gaps for low-income students.

Schools Are Closed, But School Districts Are Still Feeding Students In Need -- With Help From The Census

The National School Lunch and School Breakfast programs, run by the USDA and funded based on census data, help feed millions of students free or reduced-price meals each year.

Pell Grants -- And Census 2020 -- Make College Accessible And Affordable For One Community College Student (And Millions Like Her)

Tara Stadel says attending community college was "possible" only with help from a Pell Grant. She is one of millions of students who have gained access to higher education thanks to the federally-funded, census-informed Pell Grant program.