urban schools http://wrvo.org en School Budget Series: Urban schools struggle to overcome crowding and poverty http://wrvo.org/post/school-budget-series-urban-schools-struggle-overcome-crowding-and-poverty <p>Urban schools in New York state face a special challenge. These schools need more funding to teach larger numbers of children, many of whom need special services because of poverty. At the same time, they find themselves dependent on local governments that are also going through tough budget times.</p><p> Tue, 08 May 2012 14:25:05 +0000 Ellen Abbott 18891 at http://wrvo.org School Budget Series: Urban schools struggle to overcome crowding and poverty