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Los Angeles / High School #290831

CBS Evening News for Wednesday, Jun 01, 1983
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(Studio) Report introduced
REPORTER: Dan Rather

(Los Angeles, California) George Washington high school principal George McKenna's impact on students' education examined; films shown. [STUDENT - recalls her 1st reaction to school.] McKenna's changes in school program detailed. [McKENNA - explains philosophy.] [Teacher Aura KRUGER - notes importance of Shakespeare class.] [Student Charles SWAN - praises Kruger.] Ford Fndn. and White House noted praising school. [McKENNA - explains importance of making students feel part of community.] [STUDENTS - praise school.] [McKENNA - wants students to face reality.] Percentage of graduating class going to college noted.
REPORTER: Meredith Vieira

Rather, Dan;
Vieira, Meredith

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