In a recent interview with The 74 Veteran Policy Analyst, Isabel Sawhilll, discussed the importance of schools as a hub for parents and students and acknowledged Communities In Schools as a fundamental pillar in the education community:

“The whole conversation about using schools as community hubs is going to be really important in the meantime. They’re a natural place where people can go, including parents, to learn about other community resources. Programs like Communities In Schools that try to make use of schools as centers for building social capital and building other neighborhood strengths are certainly worth supporting.”

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