The Power of Education: Tererai Trent, Ph.D.

Season 2014 Episode 13 | 28m 48s

In this inspiring conversation, Marcia Franklin talks with Tererai Trent, Ph.D., who grew up in rural Zimbabwe and is featured in the book, Half the Sky. As a young girl, she had always wanted an education, but wasn’t allowed. Undeterred, Trent taught herself to read, and then wrote down her goals, saved her money and eventually became educated in the U.S., earning two Masters degrees and a Ph.D.

Aired: 11/28/14

Rating: TV-G

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