TITLE

HOW HOLLYWOOD IS HELPING L.A.'S SCHOOLS

AUTHOR(S)
PENER, DEGEN
PUB. DATE
August 2011
SOURCE
Hollywood Reporter;8/5/2011, Vol. 417 Issue 27, p50
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article describes how the motion picture industry is helping schools in Los Angeles, California. It is said that less than 50% of public school students graduate in Los Angeles, and 70% are unable to read at grade level by age 13. Marshall Tuck, chief executive officer (CEO) of the city's nonprofit Partnership for Los Angeles Schools, says that he thinks that entertainment companies need to do even more.
ACCESSION #
64443380

 

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