Schools in New York teaching the homeless

Many schools in the United States are teaching an increasing number of children who are homeless.

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    Many schools in the United States are teaching an increasing number of children who are homeless.

    One in 10 of all public school students last year in New York State had no home: around 111,000 children.

    Al Jazeera's Kristen Saloomey reports from New York, US.


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