Obama encourages success, achievement in speech to students

In the text of a speech to students that has generated controversy, President Barack Obama encourages students to stay in school and get good grades, according to prepared remarks. Teachers and administrators were given discretion on whether to air today's address, which some conservatives said could bring politics into the classroom.

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