Nerissa Underwood with Travis Coffman

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Interview between Travis Coffman and Nerissa Underwood, Superintendent Guam Dept of Education, about how the new school year was progressing so far. They then talked about the 3rd Party Financial Agent for federal funds. They then talked about the $39.1 million which had been held back for USDOE until the 3rd Party Agent had been contracted. They then talked about laptops for every student in the middle and high schools being provided by the ARRA funds. They then talked about DOE applying for funds under the Save Jobs law recently signed by President Obama. They then talked about textbooks and implementation of the E Book program in the department. They then talked about the air conditioner problems at Wettengel Elementary School and Southern High School. {mp3}100819_063746{/mp3}