Charity school in Beijing making a difference for migrant children

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At a simple campus in the northwestern suburbs of Beijing, The Little Swan Charity School educates children of migrant workers. After being taken over by volunteers over two years ago, the school is now home to almost 500 children.
CCTV’s Jennifer Bragg looks filed this report.

Charity school in Beijing making a difference for migrant children

At a simple campus in the northwestern suburbs of Beijing, The Little Swan Charity School educates children of migrant workers. After being taken over by volunteers over two years ago, the school is now home to almost 500 children. CCTV's Jennifer Bragg looks filed this report.

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  • Their parents among the millions of unskilled workers and laborers, who’ve come to the capital for better paying jobs.
  • Many of these children used to believe they’d grow up to be like their parents and didn’t need an education.