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PBS NewsHour | New Study Gauges Teachers Impact on Students' Lifetime Earnings | PBS

Duration: 07:45
Program: PBS NewsHour #10236
Broadcast Date: Jan. 6, 2012

Replacing a bad teacher with an average or a good one has measurable economic benefits such as boosting a student's lifetime earnings by hundreds of thousands of dollars, according to a new study done in part by Harvard University economist Raj Chetty. Ray Suarez and Chetty discuss the study's findings.

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Post Date: January 6, 2012