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Greater Boston; Stimulus Czar / Right Whales / Project Dropout: MCAS

03/30/2009


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Series
Greater Boston
Program
Stimulus Czar / Right Whales / Project Dropout: MCAS
Program Number

3/27/2009, 3/30/2009

Series Description

HUB CITY AT ITS BEST. A LOOK AT EVERYTHING AND EVERYBODY INTERESTING IN BOSTON. HOSTED BY EMILY ROONEY. Series release date: 1/1997

Program Description

Stimulus Czar Jeffrey Simon, the Massachusetts "stimulus czar," explains how the state's $8.7 billion in federal funds will be distributed. Guests: Jeffrey Simon, Director of Infrastructure Investment

Right Whales The North Atlantic right whale population appears to be increasing off the coast of Provincetown. Guests: Charles "Stormy" Mayo, Provincetown Center for Coastal Studies; Ruth Leeney, Provincetown Center for Coastal Studies

Project Dropout: MCAS Project Dropout looks the controversial MCAS exams and its role in the contributing to the state's dropout rate. Guests: MItchell Chester, Commissioner of Elementary and Secondary Education; Louis Kruger, Northeastern University

Duration

00:28:30

Asset Type

Broadcast program

Media Type

Video

Genres
News Report
Topics
News
Local Communities
Citation
Chicago: “Greater Boston; Stimulus Czar / Right Whales / Project Dropout: MCAS,” 03/30/2009, WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed December 2, 2016, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_4778BE75E3C9466080A7A564D3285E08.
MLA: “Greater Boston; Stimulus Czar / Right Whales / Project Dropout: MCAS.” 03/30/2009. WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. December 2, 2016. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_4778BE75E3C9466080A7A564D3285E08>.
APA: Greater Boston; Stimulus Czar / Right Whales / Project Dropout: MCAS. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_4778BE75E3C9466080A7A564D3285E08
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