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Tuesday, 15 June 2021

Manteca launching education program as part of homeless outreach

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Manteca launching education program as part of homeless outreach
Manteca launching education program as part of homeless outreach
Kristi Gross reports

THEIR LIVES THROUGH EDUCATION.FOX FORTY'S KRISTI GROSSJOINING US LIVE IN MANTECAWITH MORE TONIGHT, CHRISTIE.MAKING THE SCHOOL DISTRICTSAYS THEY'RE HERE TO SERVEEVERYONE AND THEY WILL HELPTHOSE WHO ARE EXPERIENCINGHOMELESSNESS HOWEVER THEY CAN.HELPING PEOPLE EXPERIENCINGHOMELESSNESS THROUGH EDUCATIONTHAT'S THE GOAL OF A NEWOUTREACH PARTNERSHIP BETWEENTHE CITY OF NTD UNIFIED SCHOOLDISTRICT IN ANTIGO POLICEREALLY EXCITED ABOUT THATOPPORTUNITY BRAD HARRISONANTIQUE SCHOOL SAYS THEY WILLPREPARE STUDENTS TO TAKE ANPASTOR HIGH SCHOOL EQUIVALENCYTEST POINT YOU ARE IN YOUREDUCATIONAL CAREER.YOU KNOW WE CAN BRIDGE THATGAP AND WE'D BE GLAD TO BE AREALLY YOU KNOW HELPFULPARTNERING AND ASSIST EVERYONEIN REACHING THEIR GOALS AND ITHINK WAS THE PROGRAMS WE HAVEIN PLACE THAT'S REALLYATTAINABLE ACCORDING TO THEDISTRICT THE CITY WILL SET UPA PLACE AT THE TEMPORARYHOMELESS SHELTER ON INDUSTRIALPARKWAY.FOR STUDENTS TO HAVE ACCESSTO EQUIPMENT TO ATTEND CLASSINTO THEIR WORK.

THESE PEOPLEAREN'T JUST DEALING WITHHOMELESSNESS THEY'RE DEALINGWITH OTHER ADULT TYPE ISSUESTHAT THEY HAVE TO NAVIGATE.SO SOMETIMES EDUCATIONDOESN'T ALWAYS TAKE PRIORITYAND WE UNDERSTAND THAT'S WETRY TO HELP THEM.

YOU KNOW ASMUCH AS WE POSSIBLY CANMANTEGA ADULT SCHOOL ACADEMICCOUNSELOR LARRY MACHADO SAYSTHE PROGRAM WILL BEINDIVIDUALIZED SO TEACHERS CANSTREAMLINE THE PROCESS ITREALLY TAKES AWAY A LOT OF THEGUESSWORK FOR INSTRUCTORS.SO WE'LL WE DON'T HAVE TOSPEND A LOT OF TIME WORKINGON.

WHAT PEOPLE ALREADY HAVETHE STRAITS.

WE GET DIAGNOSEDWEAKNESSES AND HELP THEM FOCUSON THE DISTRICT SAYS FOR THOSETRULY MOTIVATED TO TURN THEIRLIFE AROUND THEY'LL ALSO OFFERJOB PLACEMENT CERTIFICATETRAINING FOR CERTAININDUSTRIES IN GUIDANCE TOFURTHER THEIR EDUCATION AND GOON TO COLLEGE JOB WITH NEXTYEAR BUT SCHOOL DISTRICT YOUCAN SO WHEN THEY WALK IN DOORWE DO OUR BEST TO.TO MEET THE OUT AND GETTHEM WHERE THEY NEED TO GO.AND ENROLLMENT FOR THE NEWSCHOOL YEAR WILL BEGIN INAUGUST FOR MORE INFORMATIONANTI GOOD OLD SCHOOL AND ALLTHE PROGRAMS THEY HAVE TOWEBSITE AT FOX 40 DOT COM LIVEIN NANCY GOT KRISTI GROSS FOX40 NEWS.

KRISTIE THANK YOU.STILL AHEAD TONIGHT ON FOX

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