A new report from the New York State Association of School Business Officials says the number of students living in poverty is increasing. And, they're seeing a direct correlation between socioeconomic status and test scores. Outside of New York City, the Mohawk Valley has the highest poverty rates and lowest ELA and Math proficiency scores. Michael Borges, Executive Director of the association, joins us to talk more about the report.
Student poverty an increasing problem in New York
By Capital Tonight Staff City of Albany November 9, 2017 @5:29 PM