Education

"I Got Schooled: The Unlikely Story of How a Moonlighting Movie Maker Learned the Five Keys to Closing America's Education Gap"

M. Night Shyamalan

About the Program

Film director M. Night Shyamalan, who started a foundation that gives scholarships for college to inner-city students, visited successful schools around the country to find out what could be learned from them.  He identifies 5 key factors that they all share.  During this event hosted by Politics and Prose Bookstore in Washington, DC, Mr. Shyamalan is interviewed by MSNBC's Chris Matthews. 

About the Authors

M. Night Shyamalan

M. Night Shyamalan is a screenwriter, director and producer.  His films include "The Sixth Sense," "Unbreakable," and "The Happening."  Mr. Shyamalan and his wife are the cofounders of the M. Night Shyamalan Foundation.  For more, visit: mnsfoundation.org.   


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"I Got Schooled: The Unlikely Story of How a Moonlighting Movie Maker Learned the Five Keys to Closing America's Education Gap"

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