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Education (Part I) #293060

CBS Evening News for Monday, Sep 05, 1983
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(Studio) President commission's criticism of United States educational system recalled; Thomas Henry Huxley quoted.
REPORTER: Dan Rather

(Dallas, Texas) President commission `s indictment of American education quoted; Dallas school system's educational reforms examined in detail. [Tracy WYNN - acknowledges she failed grade due to high absenteeism.] [STUDENT - can't believe changes in program.] [Supt. Linus WRIGHT - explains motivation for changing system.] Econs. involved discussed. [TEACHER - feels return to traditional basics is working.] [PARENTS - support reforms.]
REPORTER: Susan Spencer

(Studio) Part II announced.
REPORTER: Dan Rather

Rather, Dan;
Spencer, Susan

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