Independent Lens Planting the Seeds for Precious Knowledge
Watch Precious Knowledge - premiering May 17, 2012 (check local listings) Details
Program: Independent Lens
Episode: Planting the Seeds for Precious Knowledge
In 1997, community activism led the Tucson city council to set up a study committee to look at ways of boosting Latino student achievement and reducing dropout rates. Based on its findings, the school board unanimously voted to create what would become the Mexican American Studies Program.• Visit the Planting the Seeds for Precious Knowledge webpage
Premiere Date: 05/17/2012
Episode Expires: Never
TV Rating: TV-PG
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