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Education: United States Students' Ranking #343155

CBS Evening News for Wednesday, Feb 05, 1992
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(Studio: Dan Rather) Report introduced.

(Concord: Richard Threlkeld) Ranking of United States students on internationally administered tests of math and science ability featured; classroom scenes shown. [Secretary of Education Lamar ALEXANDER - comments on the ranking.] [Assistant Secretary of Education Diane RAVITCH - comments on effect of television viewing.] [Teacher Paul LAVIGNE - talks about time teachers spend on discipline.] [Student Stephanie BELL - talks about being discouraged.] Scenes shown of Democratic presidential candidates visiting schools. [Senator Tom HARKIN, teacher Wayne JOHNSON - comment on Bush and education.]

Rather, Dan;
Threlkeld, Richard

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