education

Development & Education

Marine boot camp

The World's Katy Clark goes to Marine "boot camp" with a group of high-school teachers and guidance counselors to learn first hand what it takes to make a U.S. Marine. The Marines run the special boot camp as an aid to recruitment.

Health & Medicine

Texas abstinence

Faith talks to journalist Katy Vince about the broad failure of abstinence education programs in the state of Texas, as described in her new Texas Monthly article, ?Faith, Hope and Chastity.?

Arts, Culture & Media

"Baghdad High" documentary

A new documentary called "Baghdad High" chronicles the lives of four Iraqi boys during their last year in high school. Anchor Lisa Mullins speaks with co-director Laura Winter, and with one of the boys in the film, named Ali.

Development & Education

Peru's education efforts

Peru recently imposed a nationwide teachers test in an effort to improve the country's education system, but unfortunately, more than 90-percent of the teachers failed the exam, as The BBC's Dan Collyns reports from Lima.

Development & Education

Home schooling

San Francisco Chronicle reporter Jill Tucker talks about the recent California state appeals court ruling which declared that homeschooling by parents without teaching credentials is illegal.

Arts, Culture & Media

Mentors

<p>Storyteller and musician David Gonzalez pays tribute to arts educator, philosopher, and octogenarian Maxine Greene, author of <em>Releasing the Imagination: Essays on Education, the Arts and Social Change.</em></p>

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Arts, Culture & Media

Mentors

<p>Storyteller and musician David Gonzalez pays tribute to arts educator, philosopher, and octogenarian Maxine Greene, author of <em>Releasing the Imagination: Essays on Education, the Arts and Social Change.</em></p>

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