The Smartest Kids in the World

Amanda Ripley talked about her book, The Smartest Kids in the World: And How They Got That Way. In her book she followed three American… read more

Amanda Ripley talked about her book, The Smartest Kids in the World: And How They Got That Way. In her book she followed three American high-school students who each spent a year in a high-scoring foreign school system, in Finland, South Korea, and Poland.

She spoke in the Science Pavilion of the 2014 National Book Festival, which was held August 30 by the Library of Congress at the Walter E. Washington Convention Center in Washington, D.C. close

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Program ID:
321162-3
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Speech
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Aug 30, 2014 | 10:00am EDT | C-SPAN 1
Last Aired:
Oct 20, 2014 | 5:03am EDT | C-SPAN 2

Airing Details

  • Aug 30, 2014 | 10:00am EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Sep 06, 2014 | 1:14pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Sep 07, 2014 | 12:01am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Sep 14, 2014 | 3:30pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Oct 20, 2014 | 5:03am EDT | C-SPAN 2
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