On WLRN Channel 17 – Thursday, April 4th at 9 PM
8:00 pm
Tue March 26, 2013

180 Days: A Year Inside An American School

Raven Quattlebaum, 17, was not only accepted to college but received a scholarship.

Observe a team of teachers and school leaders dealing with teenagers and pressures on the administration. This special gives space and breadth to our nation’s education reform debate by giving the audience a first-hand view of what happens in a school that meets the needs of the most challenged students in new and sometimes non-traditional ways. Observe a tireless team of teachers and school leaders dealing with the usual antics of teenagers and the changing tides of a fast-moving administration that is responding to pressures from outside partners, politicians and forces in the community. A surprising and dramatic end to the school year sheds light on both the extraordinary challenges and opportunities today’s public schools.

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