ERIC Number: ED147666
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1977-Jun-20
Reference Count: 0
Mergenthaler High: The Class of 1977. Options in Education.
George Washington Univ., Washington, DC. Inst. for Educational Leadership.; National Public Radio, Washington, DC.
This document is a transcription of a radio presentation "Options in Education," from June 20, 1977. It deals with various aspects of high school graduation, and includes interviews with teachers, parents, and a number of graduating students. Among the topics discussed are feelings about graduation, future plans, and attitudes toward the senior prom. Various segments of the preparation, as well as the actual graduation ceremony, are mixed in with the interviews and commentary. The result is a fascinating picture of an American high school graduating class in 1977. (BP)
Descriptors: Attitudes, Graduation, High School Students, Parents, Programing (Broadcast), Radio, Secondary Education, Social Life, Student Research, Student School Relationship, Teachers
National Public Radio--Education, Washington, D.C. 20036 ($.50 ea.)
Publication Type: Reference Materials - Bibliographies
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: George Washington Univ., Washington, DC. Inst. for Educational Leadership.; National Public Radio, Washington, DC.