TITLE

MEDIA

AUTHOR(S)
Walsh, Mark
PUB. DATE
October 1991
SOURCE
Education Week;10/9/1991, Vol. 11 Issue 6, p13
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports developments related to television broadcasting in the U.S. The National Geographic Society's television specials "Hawaii: Strangers in Paradise," will air over the Public Broadcasting Service. The Arts & Entertainment cable network will provide four documentary programs about the 1960 presidential campaign as part of its A & E Classroom offering for teachers.
ACCESSION #
19803944

 

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