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Trailer | Let the Little Light Shine

Preview: Season 35 Episode 13 | 1m 58s | Video has closed captioning.

National Teachers Academy (NTA) is considered a beacon for Black children: a top-ranked, high-performing elementary school in the fastest growing neighborhood on Chicago's South Side. As the neighborhood gentrifies, a wealthy parents’ group seeks to close NTA and replace it with a high school campus. How will NTA's community fight to save their beloved institution?

Airing: 12/12/22

Rating: NR

Problems Playing Video? | Closed Captioning

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