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Education / Learn and Earn #887540

CBS Evening News for Wednesday, Mar 05, 2008
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(Studio: Katie Couric) Report introduced.

(New York: Michelle Miller) The "learn and earn" programs that pay cash incentives for low-income families for good student grades examined; details given about how the program works in New York City; map shown of states having such programs. [New York single mother Tonia JONES†, Fulton County, Georgia, commissioner Robb PITTS†, Manhattan Inst. Heather MacDONALD†, National Math and Science Initiative Gregg FISHER†, student Gigi MARTINO†- offer views on these education programs.]

Reporter(s):
Couric, Katie;
Miller, Michelle
Duration:
00:02:20

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