One in 10 New York school students is homeless

To tackle problem of homelessness in school system, additional fund of $40m is being provided.

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    New York is trying to tackle the problem of homelessness in the school system. One in every 10 students in the city is classified as homeless, which is a record.

    An additional fund of $40m is being provided for school-based services.

    Al Jazeera’s Kristen Saloomey reports.


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