ABC Evening News for Saturday, May 02, 1987
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(Studio: Kathleen Sullivan) Report introduced.
(Providence, Rhode Island: Mike Von Fremd) Growing controversy over credibility of Scholastic Aptitude Test (SAT) in determining college capabilities examined; details given, scenes shown. [STUDENTS - cite test's importance.] Scenes from "Risky Bus." shown courtesy Warner Brothers [Middlebury College Dean John EMERSON - explains opposition to SAT cram- courses.] [Kim GEATHERS - doesn't believe SAT reflects true abilities.] [Students Against Testing spokesperson Mark SAFIRE - feels test is biased toward white males.] [College Board spokesperson Gretchen RIGOL - defs. SAT.]
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