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NBC Evening News for Sunday, Dec 04, 1994
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(Studio: Ann Curry) Report introduced.

(Grand Rapids, Michigan: Mabel Jong) The controversy over experimental charter schools, which are private schools getting government funds, featured; scenes shown from outdoor & indoor classes at the West Michigan Academy in Grand Rapids, Michigan; map shown of states with laws authorizing or considering charter schools. [Michigan principal David LEHMAN†, teacher Christopher BOYD†- say parents have input.] [[Home schooling parent Linda SMITH†- comments on education.] [Public school teacher Elaine ROGERS†- says education is becoming a travesty.]

Curry, Ann;
Jong, Mabel

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