NBC Evening News for Wednesday, Mar 27, 1996
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(Los Angeles: Tom Brokaw) Report introduced.
(White House: Jim Miklaszewski) Agreement by the nation's governors at their education summit to create long needed tougher standards for education in America reported; suggestions from the president at the education summit presented. [President CLINTON - calls for testing of students for class promotions.] [Governor Tommy THOMPSON, Procter and Gamble CEO John PEPPER - comment on poor education levels in the US.]
(Los Angeles: Tom Brokaw) Principal Ann McLynne's turning of the once- failing Marvin Avenue Elementary school in Los Angeles into a high-profile success featured. [McLYNNE - talks about her programs and attitude toward education.]