May 15th, 2023
Horacio Sanchez, a leading expert on student behavior and the impact of poverty on education, recently delivered a keynote speech on the relationship between poverty and adolescent cognitive ability and mental health. In his presentation, Sanchez drew on his extensive research and experience to highlight the devastating effects that poverty can have on young people and the importance of addressing this issue.
Sanchez began his speech by emphasizing the fact that poverty is a major issue in the United States, with millions of children growing up in poverty and facing significant challenges as a result. He then went on to explain that poverty can have a profound impact on adolescent cognitive ability and mental health, and that these effects can be long-lasting and difficult to overcome.
Check out a clip of Horacio's keynote speech here to learn more.