Book Discussion on For the Children

Ms. Cartwright, a highly acclaimed principal of a Pennsylvania public school, discusses her book that recounts her trials and… read more

Ms. Cartwright, a highly acclaimed principal of a Pennsylvania public school, discusses her book that recounts her trials and accomplishments in transforming that school. The dynamic and engaging black educator discussed her strategies and remedies in her efforts to combat teacher absences, to involve parents, and to clean up the school building and grounds. She also discussed her family and personal background. The book, For the Children: Lessons from a Visionary Principal; How We Can Save Our Public Schools, is published by Doubleday. close

*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.

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Book Discussion on For the Children

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Program ID:
50545-1
Category:
Booknotes
Format:
Booknotes
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Sep 19, 1993
Last Aired:
Jul 24, 1999

Airing Details

  • Sep 19, 1993 | 8:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Sep 19, 1993 | 10:57pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Sep 20, 1993 | 2:12am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Sep 20, 1993 | 6:58am EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Sep 20, 1993 | 11:10am EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Dec 25, 1993 | 1:34pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Dec 25, 1993 | 5:55pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Dec 26, 1993 | 1:59am EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Jul 24, 1999 | 8:01am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Jul 24, 1999 | 6:56pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
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