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Closer Look: Fighting Bullying; Back To School; And More

Aug 25, 2016

Thursday on "Closer Look with Rose Scott and Jim Burress":

  • 0:00: Mike Petrilli, education analyst, talks about the world’s top performing education systems and how America compares;
  • 18:21: Dr. Steve Flynt, associate superintendent for school improvement and operations of Gwinnett County, talks about the new academic school year and programs specific to the district;
  • 38:21: Fulton County Superintendent Jeff Rose talks about the new school year and top issues for his district;
  • 56:47: Johnny Kauffman reports on the growing controversy in Newton County over a proposed worship and burial center for Muslims;
  • 1:01:42: Aasees Kaur, Sikh Coalition advocate, talks about how schools are addressing bullying this school year.