Brazilian pupil Raquel
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Brazilian pupil on 'privileged' school

Education is one of the major issues being debated in the run-up to Brazil's elections on 3 October.

For those who have money there are top private schools available but the quality of many state schools lags behind.

Raquel studies at Colegio Vertice in the upper middle class neighbourhood of Campo Belo. She is 16 years old and in the last year of high school.

  • 27 Sep 2010
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