report http://michiganradio.org en Number of homeless kids in MI has tripled in the past few years http://michiganradio.org/post/number-homeless-kids-mi-has-tripled-past-few-years <p>School districts <a href="http://pod.michiganradio.org/documents/homelessdata.pdf">reported</a> 23,000 homeless kids in grades K-12, for last year’s school year.&nbsp;&nbsp; But keep in mind, those were only the kids who actually showed up to school and who identified as homeless.</p><p>Lot’s of young people don’t want to admit they're homeless to an adult, or they don’t consider themselves homeless if they sleep on a friend’s couch for months at a time.</p><p> Wed, 22 Dec 2010 21:27:22 +0000 Kyle Norris 681 at http://michiganradio.org Number of homeless kids in MI has tripled in the past few years