Want better video quality? Sign in to access HD streaming!


Want to watch better-quality PBS Video? Sign in to access HD streaming!

When you sign in, you'll become a PBS Insider and we'll share your contact information with your local PBS station. You may receive updates to help you stay connected with what's happening online and in your community. Privacy Policy


Dorotea and Nigeria

  • Aired: 09/20/2011
  • 06:26
  • Rating: NR
In this exclusive clip from 'The Learning,' Dorotea, an immigrant teacher from the Philippines, calls in a student's mother after there is a question about classroom behavior. What begins as a simple argument over chewing gum, quickly escalates to a more general discussion about a student's respect for a teacher.
Embed Options
Close ×
Dorotea and Nigeria
Dorotea and Nigeria
Dorotea meets with an argumentative student and her mother.
Please copy this text to your clipboard.
Problems Playing Video ?
Major funding for POV is provided by PBS, The John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation, the John S. and James L. Knight Foundation, Bertha Foundation, Marguerite Casey Foundation, Corporation for Public Broadcasting, National Endowment for the Arts and the New York State Council on the Arts, with special support from The Fledgling Fund.
PBS Anywhere - funder area



Watch videos from your favorite PBS KIDS shows with the PBS KIDS Video app for your tablet or phone.

Downton Abbey Collection

Bring home the complete collection: DVDs, Blu-rays, books, gifts and more. Visit ShopPBS.


helps all of us explore new worlds and ideas. Give Now