The Oklahoma News Report

Teach for America

Clip: Season 4 Episode 427 | 3m 46s

Just six percent of students growing up in poverty graduate from college, compared to 61 percent of their more affluent peers. Teach for America works to shrink that gap by training teachers and placing them in high-need classrooms. Since 2009, Teach for America-Oklahoma has grown from 75 teachers to a corps of over 300.

Aired: 01/23/15

Rating: NR

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