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New York City / Homeless Children #301528

CBS Evening News for Saturday, Dec 28, 1985
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(Studio) Problems with educating homeless children in New York City reported.
REPORTER: Bob Schieffer

(NYC) Report given on attempts by New York City to provide basic education in shelters for homeless children. [Teacher, Sister Joan MATUS - works with children.] [Board of Education spokesperson William FITZHUGH - comments.] Details given re: magnitude of problem. [MATUS - comments on turnover in class.] [CHILDREN - comment.] [New York ACLU (American Civil Liberties Union) attorney Rob LEVY - comments.] [FITZHUGH - states outlook for children.] [CHILDREN - state what they want to be.]
REPORTER: Harold Dow

Reporter(s):
Dow, Harold;
Schieffer, Bob
Duration:
00:02:20

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