Why Don’t Schools Teach Children Morality and Empathy? – The Atlantic

The pressures of national academic standards have pushed character education out of the classroom.
— Read on www.theatlantic.com/education/archive/2016/07/students-broken-moral-compasses/492866/

Day-To-Day Financial Insecurity A Burden For People In Rural Communities : Shots – Health News : NPR

A new poll from NPR, Harvard and the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation gives a glimpse into rural life in America today, finding that many people living in rural communities live on the edge financially.
— Read on www.npr.org/sections/health-shots/2019/05/21/725059882/poll-many-rural-americans-struggle-with-financial-insecurity-access-to-health-ca