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Education Expert Warns Rural Towns They Could Be Next for School Closures

Over the past several weeks we've been following the plight of Catalina Elementary.
It's one of five schools in the province originally slated for closure by the Eastern School district. At least two of those schools have received some kind of reprieve and won't close to all students.But Catalina remains on the chopping block.

Dr. Dennis Mulcahy is an education professor at Memorial University in St. John's, with a special interest in rural schools. He speaks with David Newell.


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