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Poverty 101: The Basics and 6 Different Types

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If you are like most teachers, you likely have students in your class whose families are struggling with poverty. Poverty is a challenge for schools and communities across the United States and the world. With over 47 million people living in poverty in the U.S. alone, it is important for educators to gain an understanding of the facts and fallacies of poverty. Join Matt Bergman as he provides you with an overview of poverty, the six different types, and what brain research says about how poverty impacts our student's brains.


Status: Available On-Demand
Subject: Cross-curricular
Last aired on: Wednesday, December 1, 2021 @ 4:00 PM EST
Duration: 30 minutes
Credit Hours: 0.5
Categories: Counseling, Learning Theories & Strategies, Response to Intervention (RTI)
Tags: at-risk, brain research, impact of poverty, poverty, RTI

Reviews (72)

Full Member
This webinar had a lot go good information and strategies.This was an easy webinar to listen to and stay focused upon.
I loved the 5 Rs for all students, but the relationship is definitely the most crucial piece in working with students in poverty.
Full Member
Good information! Thank you!
Full Member
Very informative!
Thank you for your positive approach.
Great Information and thank you.
Full Member
Great information- I believe all beginning teachers should particpate in this seminar as they begin their career.
Full Member
Very informational. Thank you for your insights.
Much needed info...thanks
Full Member
Great Information! Thank you!
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