When students leave school to find work, they face significant barriers, experts say

WASHINGTON — When students leave schools to find out if they can find work or not, they often face significant obstacles.In the case of those who want to find a job but cannot find it, there are many resources for them to seek out, from government programs like welfare to businesses to private charities.In a […]

How to make sure your child is on track to go to school with your state and federal education funds

A few days after the federal government announced a $3 billion boost for public education, states and localities across the U.S. are scrambling to decide how to use the money.States are scrambling, and they are making their own decisions.Here’s what you need to know.Read moreAt a press conference Tuesday, Education Secretary Betsy DeVos touted the […]

How to make sure your child gets the best education in Staffordshire

A new education welfare program is launching in Stafford.It’s designed to provide extra support for students who are struggling to find the best school for them and their family.Staffordshire Education Welfare is a joint initiative between Staffordshire County Council and the Department for Education.Its aim is to get more children into the best schools, not […]

When your child receives welfare assistance, the cost will be passed onto the next generation

Winchester’s new school resource officer is trying to make sure parents know how much money their children are getting from the school district’s programs.“When you go to the welfare office, the first thing they want to know is the cost,” said Julie Paz, the school resource office’s program manager.“They want to be able to compare […]