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Minnesota / Classroom Segregation #1031468

CNN Evening News for Friday, Sep 28, 2012
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(Studio: Anderson Cooper) Report introduced.

(St. Paul: Gary Tuchman) A look at the Minnesota school case in which a teacher, Timothy Olmsted†, segregated his class by race presented; scenes shown from the St. Paul school; details given about the school district's payment for Olmsted after he resigned and other sex-based offenses by Olmsted, for which he was disciplined. [Students Aulecia JONES†, Melissa DOBBS†, Jamia WARE†, teacher Jennifer COTOOR‡- say white and black kids were separated in Olmsted's class.] [children's attorney Margaret O'Sullivan KANE†- says the school swept it all under the rug.] [To CNN, OLMSTED - says "no comment" to all questions.]

Reporter(s):
Cooper, Anderson;
Tuchman, Gary
Duration:
00:05:20

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