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American Agenda (Education: The School Board) #140696

ABC Evening News for Thursday, Apr 16, 1992
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) Report introduced.

(Fort Worth, Texas: Bill Blakemore) The role of the local school board in modern American education examined; scenes shown from board meetings. [School board task force Robert WAGNER - says today school boards often stand in the way of reform.] [Stanford University Michael KIRST - says system needs to be improved.] Effectiveness of the school board in Fort Worth, Texas, cited as an example; details given of kinds of issues it deals with. [Board president Gary MANNY, school superintendent Don ROBERTS, National School Board Association Arlene PENFIELD - comment.]

Blakemore, Bill;
Jennings, Peter

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