M. Night Shyamalan on Education Policy

M. Night Shyamalan talked about his book, I Got Schooled, and his efforts to fight against the educational achievement disparity between… read more

M. Night Shyamalan talked about his book, I Got Schooled, and his efforts to fight against the educational achievement disparity between lower and higher income students. He described the “education gap,” comparing students from suburban areas versus inner city kids. He argued that a huge contributor to the problem was the level of activity during the summer months, and said the disparity was not about a kid’s ability but more than about resources and teacher preparation. close

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M. Night Shyamalan on Education Policy

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Program ID:
319912-1
Category:
National Press Club
Format:
National Press Club Speech
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Jun 14, 2014
Last Aired:
Oct 17, 2014

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  • Jun 14, 2014 | 10:13pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Jun 15, 2014 | 1:20am EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Jun 16, 2014 | 12:03pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Jun 16, 2014 | 3:40pm EDT | C-SPAN RADIO
  • Jun 17, 2014 | 4:40am EDT | C-SPAN RADIO
  • Oct 17, 2014 | 1:34am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Oct 17, 2014 | 7:39am EDT | C-SPAN 3
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