Picks and Pans Review: High Schools

updated 12/05/1983 AT 01:00 AM EST

originally published 12/05/1983 AT 01:00 AM EST

PBS (9-10 p.m. ET)

This documentary, based on a study by the Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching, examines the day-to-day problems of both urban and suburban secondary education. The inherent difficulties of the system are presented—at length—in a forthright and intelligent manner. The program was filmed in several states (including New Jersey and Maryland). The solutions: a tighter curriculum and better teacher pay.

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