Student Homelessness on the Rise in Most States, Data ShowsHousing & Homelessness
By Aubree Eliza Weaver
Thirty-five states saw an increase in homeless students between 2012 and 2014, according to new data released today by the Department of Education. Of those states, 21 saw an increase of 10 percent or more. Only five states saw a reduction of 10 percent or more in homeless students.