ABC Evening News for Friday, Mar 02, 2001
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) Report from Harvard University that black students are more likely than whites to be labelled as mentally retarded quoted.
(Washington: Michele Norris) The report findings that "special education" has become a dumping ground for low-achieving black students examined. [Harvard Civil Rights Project Dan LOSEN - calls this discrimination.] [Texas College President Billy C. HAWKINS - recalls being mislabeled as a child.] [President BUSH - calls for testing in schools.]
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