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Former US troops call 'attention' in class

Panorama's Vivian White visited a school in America where former soldiers are bringing the techniques they picked up in the forces into the classroom.

Huntington Middle School in Newport News, Virginia has benefitted from the Troops to Teachers programme created 18 years ago after the first Gulf War. Despite the inner city challenges of the area, the students are showing results.

Panorama: Classroom Warriors, BBC One, Monday, 28 February at 2030 GMT and then available in the UK on the BBC iPlayer.


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