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Atlanta, Georgia / School Cheating Scandal #1001995

NBC Evening News for Wednesday, Jul 06, 2011
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(Studio: Brian Williams) Report introduced.

(Atlanta: Ron Mott) The cheating scandal in the Atlanta school system involving teachers and administrators accused of changing answers on standardized tests examined; map shown of testing scandals; details given about the impact of the No Child Left Behind law. [Atlanta Public Schools Board chair Brenda MUHAMMAD†- says that is the most sinful thing we can do.] [Governor Nathan DEAL†- says there will be consequences.] [Whistleblower Paul LANDERMAN†- comments on being ignored.] [National Center for Fair and Open Testing Robert SCHAEFFER†- comments.] [Education Secretary Arne DUNCAN – says the way to get good results is through good teaching.]

Reporter(s):
Williams, Brian;
Mott, Ron
Duration:
00:02:20

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