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Problems with the PIPS Program (1982)

Louisiana: The State We're In



Genre: News, Public Affairs

Place Covered: Louisiana

Copyright Holder: Louisiana Educational Television Authority

Date Issued: 1982-05-14

Duration: 00:08:24

Subjects: Education | TEACHERS | Continuing education | Professional Improvement Program


  • George, Beth Host
  • Ekings, Robyn Reporter
  • Thiel, Art Interviewee
  • Gordon, Linda Interviewee
  • Shirley, Fred Interviewee
  • Scott, Jock Interviewee


This segment from the May 14, 1982, episode of “Louisiana: The State We’re In” features a report on the problems facing the PIPS program, or the Professional Improvement Program, a bonus pay plan for teachers who participate in authorized continuing education classes. Host: Beth George