Loading...

Tensions Rise as Puerto Rico's Schools Face New Reality

1,337 views

Loading...

Loading...

Transcript

The interactive transcript could not be loaded.

Loading...

Loading...

Rating is available when the video has been rented.
This feature is not available right now. Please try again later.
Published on Feb 9, 2018

Puerto Rico's public schools were already facing major struggles before Hurricane Maria further destabilized them. The island's leaders are now seeking to close over a quarter of the schools and introduce schools similar to charters, among other major changes. They say these are necessary to provide students with a better education. But others are alarmed at these proposals, saying that existing public schools and teachers should be supported, not supplanted.

Comments are disabled for this video.
When autoplay is enabled, a suggested video will automatically play next.

Up next


to add this to Watch Later

Add to

Loading playlists...