"Pop Rings the Bell" Released
Following the war, a public relations program to promote education was developed that included a movie stressing the essentials of education. POP RINGS THE BELL was a twenty minute, 16mm sound movie developed to arouse public interest in the schools. This film was promoted to be used by educators, school boards, association members, to be shown wherever the public gathered; public meetings, Parent Teacher groups, luncheon clubs, TV, etc. Complete with a discussion guide, millions of Americans saw this film and was used to promote a successful vote on school bond issues. All school people knew "Pop Rings the Bell", and recognized NSSI on this successful program.