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Education: Classroom Controversy / Chinese #1032304

ABC Evening News for Monday, Oct 15, 2012
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(Studio: Diane Sawyer) Report introduced.

(Macon: Dan Harris) The classroom controversy over the teaching of Mandarin Chinese in American schools subsidized by the Confucius Inst. of the government of China featured; scenes shown from a school in Macon, Georgia; details given about the politics of the Confucius Inst. [Bibb County supt. Romain DALLEMAND†- says we are in charge of the curriculum.] [University of Miami political scientist June Teufel DREYER†- worries about propaganda.] [Parent Eric ARNOLD†- questions the institute.]

(Studio: Diane Sawyer, Dan Harris) The absence of any propaganda, the cost to China and the demand in America for the language programs discussed.

Reporter(s):
Sawyer, Diane;
Harris, Dan;
Dan, Diane Sawyer,
Duration:
00:04:00

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