Resource Center

You're in the right place to learn more. Children and families living in poverty face educational challenges every day. See how data and demographics play a role in student proficiency, delve into in-depth research, and check out educational news and videos from across the country.

Student data and demographics

Why are students from lower income homes struggling in our schools? See how poverty connects to student success in school. START


Educational research

Find our foundational research in this section, along with respected studies about the impact of poverty on learning. READ


News articles and videos

Interested in what's new in early childhood education and family learning across the country? You’ll find lots of interesting articles and videos here. WATCH & READ

Sharing What Works

Learning Community Center of South Omaha is a White House Bright Spot in Hispanic education.
Watch this video to find out why.

Getting Results

Our latest program evaluations show that taxpayers are getting a strong return on their investment. 

Superintendents' Plan

We're working with the Buffett Institute and 11 schools districts to challenge the achievement gap from birth to age 8. MORE


Exlpore the latest news releases and stories about the Learning Community.


Our Programs

Programs for families and children are improving student achievement. See how taxpayers are helping students who need us the most. PROGRAMS