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A Tale of Two Schools (2003)

A look at the efforts to teach reading to elementary school students in Mississippi and Texas.
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Cast

Credited cast:
Jim Barksdale Jim Barksdale ... Himself - Former CEO of Netscape
Reggie Barnes Reggie Barnes ... Himself - School Superintendent
Leonard Brasfield Leonard Brasfield ... Himself - Principal
Morgan Freeman ... Narrator (voice)
Tavares Gross Tavares Gross ... Himself - Student
Howard Hollins Howard Hollins ... Himself - Deputy Superintendent
Ruby Jackson Ruby Jackson ... Herself - Teacher
Vanessa Kemp Vanessa Kemp ... Herself - Teacher
Candria Morgan Candria Morgan ... Herself - Teacher
Jill Todd Jill Todd ... Herself - Teacher
Rosemary Wolfe Rosemary Wolfe ... Herself - Teacher
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A look at the efforts to teach reading to elementary school students in Mississippi and Texas.

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school | reading | literacy | See All (3) »

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Readers aren't born -- they're made See more »

Genres:

Documentary

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Official Sites:

PBS [United States]

Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

1 September 2003 (USA) See more »

Filming Locations:

Fort Worth, Texas, USA

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WETA See more »
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Color
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Special thanks to the students, staff, and parents of R.H. Bearden Elementary and Maudrie M. Walton Elementary for the gracious gift of allowing us to spend a year with them. See more »

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