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Teach for America / The Students (Part IV) #718586

CNN Evening News for Wednesday, Jan 01, 2003
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(Studio: Aaron Brown) Report introduced.

(Studio: Beth Nissen) The lives of the students taught by young teachers in the Teach for America featured; scenes shown from the classrooms of Mike Garcia, Torinda White, Megan Brown & Mike Kelley at mid-semester. [GARCIA - worries about his students' exposure to lead poisoning & their initial test scores.] [WHITE - says her students are scared; outlines what the kids are learning.] [BROWN - says many of her students are failing & she cannot manage the classroom because of her inexperience.] [KELLEY - says the 9-week test results were disappointing.]

Brown, Aaron;
Nissen, Beth

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