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DNAinfo: Brooklyn’s Homeless Crisis Could Lead to Shake-Up of Education Supervisors

“Bedford-Stuyvesant and northern Crown Heights’ School District 16 and Brownsville’s School District 23 both had a homeless student population of 15.2 percent in the 2014-15 academic year, a report from the Institute for Children, Poverty & Homelessness shows.

More than 1,200 students in District 16 were homeless that year and 735 of those children lived in shelters.”

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