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In Search of America (The Dakotas: One-Room Schools) #714320

ABC Evening News for Wednesday, Nov 13, 2002
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(Chicago: Peter Jennings) The modern "frontiers" in the Dakotas due to the declining population in the Great Plains shown.

(McKenzie County, North Dakota: Dean Reynolds) Life in North Dakota, where the one-room school is threatened by consolidation, visited; scenes shown of the rugged country. [Rancher & son Keith & Josh ROCKAMIN‡- comment.] [Teacher Jan BERGSTROM‡- talks about the one-on-one care.] [North Dakota legislature state representative Rae Ann KELSCH†, MAN - offer differing opinions on closing small schools.] [Squaw Gap teacher Karen GOLDSBERRY†- says we keep fighting for our way of life.]

Jennings, Peter;
Reynolds, Dean

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