Today, more than 3 million kids under the age of 18 receive benefits from Social Security--a government program that many people think supports only retirees.
He receives Social Security checks that supplement his family's income.
The Social Security checks that Brendan and his sister received until they were 18 enabled them and their mother to stay in their home.
Social studies comes in for a drubbing by publishers, too, for a simple reason: the scope of social studies topics makes trying to supply appropriate materials increasingly frustrating.
Singleton, associate director of the Social Science Education Consortium.
And now because teachers are looking for specific materials that will address standards-driven test items, Singleton says, the content of social studies is getting parsed even finer.
SEM is a new category of enterprise software that is citizen-centric and leverages COTS products to transform as well as modernize health, human services, labor, and social security agencies.
Curam Software is the leading provider of Social Enterprise Management (SEM) software solutions delivering best-in-class applications for social enterprises including, health, human services, labor, workers' compensation, and social security programs.
Based in Evanston, Illinois, the Company publishes print and technology materials for language arts, mathematics, social
studies, world languages and science for grades 6 through 12.
Siebel Systems and IBM share a common vision for solving the daunting challenges facing social services agencies -- for example, the rising demand of citizens for the same level of service and support provided by the private sector," said James Dunham, Vice President and General Manager, Siebel Public Sector.
About IBM Solutions for Social Services and Social Security