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American Agenda (Education: Crack and Learning Disabilities) #135993

ABC Evening News for Wednesday, Jul 24, 1991
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) Report introduced.

(No location given: Bill Blakemore) Rise in learning disabilities in the children of crack cocaine mothers featured; school scenes shown. [Crack kids BROTHER, SISTER - comment.] [Elementary school principal Pam BERGER - says it is difficult to find the cause of kids' problems.] Cost of special education classes for these drug-exposed kids cited; scenes shown from pilot program in Saint Louis. [Case manager Alma GRIMES - comments.]

Reporter(s):
Blakemore, Bill;
Jennings, Peter
Duration:
00:04:40

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