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Education: Teachers / Teach For America #130849

ABC Evening News for Sunday, Sep 02, 1990
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(Studio: Carole Simpson) Report from Carnegie Foundation on teachers' dissatisfaction outlined. New Teach for America program designed to bring teachers into inner city and rural schools featured; classroom scenes shown. [Sarah VAN ORMAN - explains why she wants to teach.] [Teach for America founder Wendy KOPP - talks about teaching.] Scenes shown from summer training session at USC for prospective teachers. [Columbia Teachers College professor Linda DARLING-HAMMOND, Teach for America Len MASUCCI - offer differing opinions on program.] [In classroom in rural Sparta, Georgia, VAN ORMAN - comments.] Senate noted considering bill to establish another teacher corps.

Simpson, Carole

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