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American Agenda (Education: Teaching Children How To Think) #122231

ABC Evening News for Wednesday, May 24, 1989
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(Studio: Peter Jennings ) Report introduced.

(Minneapolis, Minnesota: Bill Blakemore) New approach to remedial education featured; details given of "higher order thinking skills" (HOTS) program; scenes shown from classrm. [HOTS trainer Pamela BOSSELMAN, teacher Trish ENGLER, program creator Dr. Stan POGROW, teacher Carolyn WILHELM - discuss program.] Use of computer as catalyst to entice child to think explained. [BOSSELMAN - says the computer is a "grabber."] [POGROW - reviews results.] [STUDENT - talks about thinking.]

Blakemore, Bill;
Jennings, Peter

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