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American Agenda (Education: Kentucky School System Reform) #158656

ABC Evening News for Tuesday, Feb 07, 1995
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) Report introduced.

(Frankfort, Kentucky: Bill Blakemore) The successful reform of the school system in the state of Kentucky examined; classroom scenes shown while the changes are detailed. [Education commissioner Thomas BOYSEN - cites enhanced student performance.] [Teacher Faith EASTWOOD, school principal Sherry HOUSEHOLDER, school superintendent Eugene BINION - talk about the approach taken with the students.] The ways in which teachers are now made accountable also outlined. [Teacher Jackie FISCUS, TEACHER, PARENT, Kentucky school board Howell HOPSON, state senator David KAREM - comment on elements of the reform.]

Blakemore, Bill;
Jennings, Peter

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