La Plaza; Conversations with Ilan Stavans: Pedro Noguera
La Plaza MASTER - CLOSED CAPTIONED Program #2813 Conversations with Ilan Stavans: Pedro Noguera Running Time: 26:20 Closed Captioned Patricia Alvarado 617-300-2289 email@example.com WGBH, 125 Western Avenue, Boston, MA 02134
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- La Plaza
- Conversations with Ilan Stavans: Pedro Noguera
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Premiered January 10, 1979- Officially La Plaza as a separate series title ended after season 28 (2006). It was replaced by the interview series: Maria Hinojosa: One-on-One which premiered in 2007.
Producer Raquel Ortiz anticipates that the bilingual series will serve as a plaza for the entire local Latino community. Ortiz also served as the host during the first season along with guest hosts. The program format varied from week to week, between musical specials, documentaries, in-studio debates, both locally produced and acquired. Spanish language programs were subtitled in English and English language programs were captioned in Spanish.
See January 1979 Prime Time Program Guide for cover story. Series release date: 1/10/1979
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Pedro Noguera is a professor at the Steinhardt School of Education at New York University. The son of a schoolteacher and a New York City policeman, Noguera is one of the country's foremost authorities on education. He says that America's inner-city schools, where most of the students are children of color, are in desperate need of fixing.
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- Ortiz, Raquel (Series Producer)
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- APA: La Plaza; Conversations with Ilan Stavans: Pedro Noguera. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_B8741864D50044518661016116926DA7