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Focus (Education:English Only In California) #626113

NBC Evening News for Sunday, Aug 09, 1998
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(Studio: Soledad O'Brien) Report introduced.

(Los Angeles: Dan Lothian) The initial days of California's English-only mandated Prop 227 in the public schools assessed; scenes shown from classrooms in Los Angeles, where bilingual education is now mostly out. [Teacher Connie VELASCO - says she just teaches English as a second language all day long.] [Parent Maria-Elena GONZALEZ - (thru translator) explains her language problems.] [Teachers Genevieve GOFF, Jackie BRANSON - cite teaching problems.]

Reporter(s):
Lothian, Dan;
O'Brien, Soledad
Duration:
00:02:50

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