PBS NewsHour

What West Virginia teachers are fighting for

Clip: 03/05/2018 | 4m 25s

Public school teachers in West Virginia -- among the lowest-paid in the country -- went on strike for an eighth consecutive day on Monday, and schools in all of the state's 55 counties remain closed to more than a quarter million students. William Brangham talks with Ryan Quinn of The Charleston Gazette-Mail about what’s at stake for the educators.

Aired: 03/05/18

Rating: NR

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