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1980 Year in Review: Education

Louisiana: The State We're In



Genre: News, Public Affairs

Place Covered: Louisiana

Copyright Holder: Louisiana Educational Television Authority

Date Issued: 1981-01-02

Duration: 00:06:49

Subjects: Education | School integration. | Desegregation | Forest Hill Elementary School (Forest Hill, La.)


  • George, Beth Host
  • Roy, Chris Interviewee
  • Kellogg, Jo Ann Interviewee
  • Robinson, Press Interviewee


This segment from the January 2, 1981, episode of “Louisiana: The State We’re In” features a look back at the major stories of 1980 in education, including the status of school desegregation lawsuits around the state and the controversy surrounding the closure of Forest Hills Elementary School in Rapides Parish. Host: Beth George