Thursday, June 2, 2011

Tacoma Housing Authority Vouchers/Gates Foundation $$ To Test Voucher Impact on Elementary Students AND Schools.

Like Home Forward, Tacoma Housing Authority is a HUD approved Moving to Work agency. 

Tacoma PR HERE explains purpose of their education project: 
The purpose of ..[this] Project is to find out how a public housing authority can help the children it houses succeed in school and help improve schools that serve its communities.
Main web page for their education efforts is HERE

Earlier PR HERE provides more details.

High turnover, high homeless populated McCarver Elementary School is one part of this initiative. More details about this program for this school can be found HERE. A description of this effort is also found on PDF page 25 of the Tacoma Housing Authority Moving to Work Plan for 2011 HERE.

Originally created and posted on the Oregon Housing Blog.

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