Prof’s research on poverty and schools gives examples for success

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Prof’s research on poverty and schools gives examples for success

Published on November 25 2011


A Brock professor’s latest research looking at the impacts of poverty on schools and ways to improve education in Ontario is being met with calls of “it’s about time.”

Darlene Ciuffetelli Parker, associate professor in the Faculty of Education, recently co-authored Poverty and Schools in Ontario: How Seven Elementary Schools are Working to Improve Education.

“Teachers and parents want to talk about the challenges they face,” said Ciuffetelli Parker. “And they want to share their successes too.” 

Read the full story HERE in the Brock News.

Darlene Ciuffetelli Parker

Darlene Ciuffetelli Parker will give a book talk Monday about Poverty and Schools in Ontario