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M. Night Shyamalan: Smaller Classrooms Will Not Bridge The Gap

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You know him as the creator of chilling movies like "The Sixth Sense" and "Signs" but now director M. Night Shyamalan has turned his attention to something you might not expect - education reform.

He joins us with his prescription for fixing our schools.

Fun Facts About M. Night Shyamalan:

  • He is an Indian-American screenwriter, film director, and producer known for making movies with contemporary supernatural plots including The Sixth Sense (1999), Unbreakable (2000), Signs (2002), The Village (2004) and The Happening (2008). He is also known for filming and setting his movies in and around Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, where he was raised.
  • Most of Shyamalan's commercially successful films were co-produced and released by the Walt Disney Studios' Touchstone and Hollywood film imprints.
  • In 2008, Shyamalan was awarded the Padma Shri by the government of India.
  • His most recent film is After Earth, which is a collaboration with Gary Whitta and Will and Jaden Smith.

(Source: Wikipedia)

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