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WCHS staff immersed in poverty simulation
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WCHS faculty members and staff gather Tuesday in the school’s auxiliary gym to learn about the struggles impoverished children in Warren County face daily. - photo by Atlanta Northcutt
The simulation enabled faculty to look at poverty from a variety of angles so they could recognize and discuss the potential for change within their school. Since classrooms are filled with poverty-stricken students, some wearing the same clothes every day, the experience raised awareness about what children and their families endure to simply survive.