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CTNS SCRIPTS

CAPITOL TELEVISION NEWS SERVICE

SACRAMENTO, CA

(916) 446-7890

Tuesday, November 13, 2007

TO REQUEST 16 BY 9 FILES OF THE CTNS NEWSFEED ONLINE PLEASE CONTACT VENUS AT HER EMAIL OR CELL. THE PRELIM, MIDDAY AND SCRIPTS ARE AVAILABLE ON THE WEB AT WWW.CTNSNEWS.COM .

1. POT ERADICATION SEASON ENDS..................VO/SOT

2. ACHIEVEMENT GAP SUMMIT.............................VO/SOT

3. RETIREE BENEFITS HEARING...........................VO/SOT

4. HOLIDAY CARDS FOR TROOPS........................VO/SOT

5. ANTI WAR ACTIVISTS IN COURT.......................VO/SOT

ACHIEVEMENT GAP SUMMIT

LIVE: TEACHERS AND EDUCATION OFFICIALS FROM THROUGHOUT THE STATE ARE ATTENDING A TWO DAY CONFERENCE IN SACRAMENTO AIMED AT FINDING WAYS TO HELP POOR STUDENTS OF COLOR WITH LIMITED ENGLISH PROFICIENCY PERFORM AT THE SAME LEVEL AS THEIR WHITE AND ASIAN COUNTERPARTS.

SUPER: TODAY/SACRAMENTO CONVENTION CENTER/SACRAMENTO

VO: (:20) ABOUT 4200 PEOPLE ARE ATTENDING THE GATHERING AT THE SACRAMENTO CONVENTION CENTER, TO LISTEN TO PRESENTATIONS BY CONSULTANTS IN THE EDUCATION FIELD AND LEGISLATORS ON THE SENATE AND ASSEMBLY'S EDUCATION COMMITTEES. ALTHOUGH, THE SUPERINTENDENT ADMITTED TEACHERS COULD POTENTIALLY LEARN MORE FROM ATHLETICS COACHES WITH REGARD TO PREPARATION AND PRACTICE BEFORE GAME TIME ... AS WAS SUGGESTED BY TODAY'S KEY NOTE SPEAKER.

SUPER: JACK O'CONNELL/SUPERINTENDENT OF PUBLIC INSTRUCTION/D-SAN LUIS OBISPO

SOT: (:19)

SAYS: "FOOTBALL COACHES ARE AHEAD OF US ... TO HELP IMPROVE STUDENT INSTRUCTION."

SUPER: FILE

VO TAG: THE COST FOR THE TWO DAY CONFERENCE IS BEING PAID FOR BY TWO PRIVATE FOUNDATIONS AND REGISTRATION FEES OF THOSE ATTENDING.

EXTRA BITES:

SUPER: JACK O'CONNELL/SUPERINTENDENT OF PUBLIC INSTRUCTION/D-SAN LUIS OBISPO

SOT: (:20)

SAYS: "EVEN THESE SO CALLED BLUE COLLAR JOBS TODAY ... WE DO STUDENTS A DISSERVICE IF WE DON'T CHALLENGE THEM."

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