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School Districts Grapple Possibilities

Season 2011 Episode 48 | 26m 47s

With reduction in state aid and the continued dreary economic forecast, school districts are forced to find new ways to survive, including possible consolidations or mergers. New York State Education Commissioner John King explains why he is a proponent of multi-district mergers, addresses concerns from the communities, and discusses his relationships with the decision-making parties involved.

Aired: 12/02/11

Rating: NR

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