NY pilot program would fund child care at community colleges

NY pilot program would fund child care at community colleges


NIGHT, GET THE TIMING OF THE RAIN AND THE WIND COMING UP IN JUST A FEW MINUTES. ((GRAPHICS)) ((530 OPEN)) News 8 Closed Captioning sponsored by Bassett Furniture ((ADAM E -OTS)) WELCOME BACK. PARENTS TRYING TO ALSO GO TO COLLEGE CAMPUS CHILDCARE TO SINGLE PARENTS ENROLLED IN COMMUNITY COLLEGE. IT WOULD BENEFIT UP TO 400 STUDENTS AT COMMUNITY COLLEGES ACROSS THE STATE. KAYLA GREEN EXPLAINS HOW THIS COULD AFFECT RETURNED TO M-C-C AS AN ADULT LEARNER IN 2003– AND JOINED THAT 33 PERCENT. SHE SAYS IT’S NOT AN EASY PROCESS… ((SOT)) Melissa Santiago MCC alum, specialist in financial aid office 2:34:12 It was always a juggling matter… ((VO)) GOVERNOR CUOMO IS AT M-C-C— SAYS THIS PROPOSAL WOULD NOT ONLY POSITIVELY AFFECT THE PARENTS– BUT THEIR KIDS AS WELL. ((SOT)) Dr. Mary Ann DeMario Researcher, MCC Insitutional Research Office 2:27:37 We know that when families live below the poverty line if parents can recieve a college education and a college degree and make just $3,000 more than they currently make, their children make 17% more during the course of their career when they grow up. So we really have a chance to affect multiple generations of people by helping the current students. ((VO)) MCC CURRENTLY HAS A CHILDCARE CENTER– AVAILABLE TO STUDENTS– FACULTY– STAFF– AND COMMUNITY MEMBERS. IF THE GOVERNOR’S PROPOSAL PASSES– IT COULD TAKE THE FINANCIAL BURDEN OFF child enrolled in a childcare center even more so for those students that are attending school full time, even part time… ((VO)) DEMARIO’S RESEARCH ALSO SHOWS THAT STUDENTS WHO ARE PARENTS WHO USED THE M-C-C CAMPUS CHILDCARE CENTER– GRADUATED ON TIME– 3 TIMES MORE THAN THOSE WHO DIDN’T USE IT. ((KAYLA NSRM)) CUOMO’S PROPOSAL NOT ONLY INCLUDES ON- CAMPUS CHILDCARE– BUT ADAM? ((ADAM OTS)) SOME NEW YORK LAWMAKERS ARE PROPOSING A BAN ON SUBSIDIES FOR PARTICULAR COMPANIES IN THE WAKE OF AMAZON’S DECISION NOT TO BUILD A NEW CAMPUS IN QUEENS. ((VO))

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