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Eye On America: Successful Schools #340568

CBS Evening News for Monday, Sep 30, 1991
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(Studio: Dan Rather) Report introduced.

(Pittsburgh: Wyatt Andrews) Effect of competition between public and private schools on education featured; scenes shown from Detroit's Cornerstone private school and Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania's, Reizenstein public school and magnet school. [Detroit parent Sandy McGILL - explains why she changed daughter to private school.] Issue of whether parents should be allowed to use public school funds for private school tuition mentioned. [Reizenstein principal Roberta FELDMAN - says they are in competition for students in Pittsburgh.] [Magnet school principal Ernestine REED, Jody CLOWNEY - say competition makes schools better.]

Andrews, Wyatt;
Rather, Dan

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