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Education & TANF

Ken Smith, a staff attorney in the Economic Justice Program at the Nebraska Appleseed Center for Law in the Public Interest, joined us for this month's Advocacy Exchange. He talked about the impressive strides Nebraska has made in expanding opportunities for TANF participants to pursue education. Watch a recording of our conversation, and check out the Clearinghouse article he and his colleagues wrote on the same topic.

Clearinghouse Articles

State Options in Expanding Access to Education in TANF Programs

James Goddard
Becky Gould
Ken Smith
Trisha Thompson

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Making the Grade: State Options for Education in TANF Programs

with Ken Smith

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Advocacy Stories

We Won, So Why Are We Still in Court?: Securing Farmworkers’ Right to Workers’ Compensation

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Margaret Stapleton and Michelle Mbekeani-Wiley

Shriver Center

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The Shriver Brief

A Good Start in the Fight Against the Payday Lending Debt Trap

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Training Programs

Supervising For Quality and Impact

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Advocacy in Action Webinars

Advocacy Strategies for Protecting the Fair Housing Rights of People with Criminal Records

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Featured Collections

Welfare Reform

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National Law & Policy Dialogues

Equitable Access to Educational Opportunities

How to Move Forward in a “Post-Racial” Society

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