ABC Evening News for Thursday, Feb 20, 1997
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) The ranking of students in industrialized nations in math proficiency listed.
(Parsippany, New Jersey: Michele Norris) The teaching of math to elementary school students using the Japanese kumon method featured; scenes shown from a Denville, New Jersey, school to illustrate the four-step process of self- confidence, repetition, speed and accuracy and building concentration. [STUDENTS, principal Alan ZUBAINE, math teacher Vicki PARKER, kumon instructor Carol SMITH, STUDENT - comment on the kumon math program.]
(Studio: Peter Jennings) "Solutions" e-mail address given.
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