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The entire program will air on PBS on February 16, 2012.
Premiere Date: 02/16/2012
Episode Expires: Never
TV Rating: TV-PG
Program: Independent Lens
Episode: Philadelphia’s Innovative Black History Requirement
In 2005, the Philadelphia public school district became the first in the country to establish a mandatory African American history graduation requirement. Now, students spend an entire year looking at the African American experience.