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Revisiting the Great Society: Education Panel

Clip | 3m 9s

Johnson's "Elementary and Secondary Education Act" brought large amounts of federal money to the public school system at a time where the public school system was overburdened with high enrollments and not enough teachers. Education panelist and former New York State Commissioner of Education David Steiner discussed these and other issues that have beleaguered the state's public education system.

Aired: 03/20/12

Rating: NR

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