Who/What: The Collin College Center for Scholarly and Civic Engagement and the Region 10 Education Center are hosting a Poverty Simulation
Where: Preston Ridge Campus Conference Center, 9700 Wade Blvd, Frisco
When: 6-10 p.m., Thursday, March 29, 2012
Why: The Poverty Simulation is an experience developed by the Missouri Association for Community Action. During the simulation, participants pretend to be members of a low-income community attempting to survive four 15-minute weeks of poverty. The simulation relies on role playing techniques and extensive props to help participants understand the day to day challenges faced by families living in poverty.
Visit www.region10.org/nclb/ThePovertySimulation.html for more information.