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‘The Battle for Room 314’ reveals problems at inner NYC schools

Posted at 9:43 AM, Feb 09, 2016
and last updated 2016-02-09 18:22:06-05

In 2008, a successful New York City non-profit executive decided to leave his high paying job and put his talents to better use as a teacher at a NYC high school.

But what he witnessed during his short time at the school would shock some people and open their lives to some of the problems going on at inner city schools.

Ed Boland talks about his experience teaching and about his book "The Battle for Room 314."