April 25, 1990
Vol. 09, Issue 31
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PAGE 32 - Commentary
Whenever the conversation turns to "restructuring" schools, I think of my former student David, an angry, violent teenager from a troubled inner-city family. Our public schools are encountering more and more young people like him.
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