Tag Archives: education

  1. Child Advocates on WFYI

    At Child Advocates, we want children to thrive! Our CEO Cindy Booth and Educational Liaison Director Donna Walker recently sat down with WFYI’s Taylor Bennett to discuss our focus on improving the educational outcomes for foster youth. Learn more about this work by listening to the WFYI interview here.

  2. Educational Advocacy – Tips to Help Advocate for Foster Kids in School

    August usually means two things to a child – summer is almost over and the first day of school is right around the corner. For the children we serve at Child Advocates, school can be a huge challenge. Consistency isn’t always a given. Often our kids are starting new schools and possibly moving to new…

  3. 8 Ways to Help Foster Children in School

     School. For so many children, it is a place of learning, of laughter, and a place to make friends and form relationships. Not so for children in foster care. It is a very difficult place, where academic failure and behavior problems are the norm.   For your child from foster care to truly have a…