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Alternate title:Bottom line in education, 1980 to the present
Summary:Discusses how the 1983 report "Nation at risk" damaged public confidence in America's school system and spurred attempts at educational reform. Looks at such things as vouchers, charter schools, and privatization as challenges to the historical concept of a common school.
Contributor:Mondale, Sarah
Patton, Sarah B
Streep, Meryl
Bernard, Sheila Curran
Provider:Stone Lantern Films
KCET (Television station : Los Angeles, Calif.)
Films for the Humanities (Firm)
Century:2001-2100
Place of origin – Continent:North America
Place of origin – Country:United States of America
Place of origin – Region:New Jersey
Topical subjects:Education--United States--History
Public schools--United States--History
Educational change--United States
Repository:Nonprint Media Services
Browse terms:Education
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Collection:Films@UM
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