ABC Evening News for Wednesday, Jan 31, 1990
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(Studio: Diane Sawyer) Report introduced.
(Landover, MD: Bill Blakemore) Revival of old concept of education as a family affair featured; scenes shown from Columbia Park school in Landover, MD, which tries to keep parents involved in their children's education. [PTA president Arthur GILBERT, resource teacher Arlene TAYLOR, parent Darlene BUTLER, education policy analyst Anne HENDERSON, teacher Rosemarie McCONNAUGHEY - talk about the school and parents' role.] [Yale Child Study Center Dr. James COMER - talks about program he developed.] Research studies noted showing parental involvement always helps students.
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