With 189 member countries, staff from more 170 countries, and offices in over 130 locations, the World Bank Group is a unique global partnership: five institutions working for sustainable solutions that reduce poverty and build shared prosperity in developing countries. They are often still in the process of applying for it. The first denial can take up to six months and the first appeal takes around 500 days. During that time the physically disabled with nowhere to live are both unable to work and not getting any income. Also, to get Disability, applicants must be available to be contacted and able to make it to appointments, sometimes hundreds of miles away. Sometimes those aren’t even possible for homeless people. Being without an address might cause them to experience a delay too great in mail delivery making them disqualified to receive assistance for missing an appointment. Food assistance is often pretty much all they can get. That covers some of why the physically disabled homeless are out on the streets.Education

Hi guys, thanks for your insight. As I was following the thread, there are common factors emerging; first, the definition of agemis of primordial concern. Certainly, we could not, and we should not teach sex education to 3-6 yrs old youngsters. Second, anatomy and physiology should be the foundation of Sex education. Corrupting the minds of the children on sexuality is a nono. Third, sex education depends on the cultural orientation of a particular learning environment. We could not, for any reason, insist on having sex education on countries or communities that culturally inhibits matters on sex and sexuality unless the State enforce it otherwise.

Barbara – sorry it is taking me rather long to get around to answering comments. I am nursing a rather sick laptop trying to eke out its existence a little longer as I can’t afford a new one, and I’ve got quite a lot of writing to do so I’m having to balance out these activities!

For preK-K. Simple app for iPhone, iPad, and iPod Touch. See a letter and the picture of a word that begins with that letter. Tap the letter to hear its sound. Tap the picture to listen to its word. No distractions on the screen help kids to focus on the basics.

Ereiser AKA Elana Reiser didn’t always want to be a teacher, but once she made the decision, she really leaned into it. She has a BA and MA in mathematics from Binghampton University and an Ed.D. in Mathematics from Teachers College, Columbia University. She’s taught math at St. Joseph’s College since 2003 and is the author of Teaching Mathematics Using Popular Culture.

Urbanization: fertility rates in rural areas tend to be higher than those in urban areas. Factors affecting lower urban fertility rates include the high costs of living, social mobility, social income, social classes, occupation status, female employment, education, etc.