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Migrant Education Program

Louisiana: The State We're In

Details

Collection:LPB

Genre: News, Public Affairs

Place Covered: Ville Platte, Evangeline Parish, Louisiana

Copyright Holder: Louisiana Educational Television Authority

Date Issued: 1980-04-18

Duration: 00:08:04

Subjects: Education | Louisiana. Department of Education | Louisiana. Migrant Education Program | Migrant Workers

Contributors:

  • Blome, Ron Host
  • Wimberley, Roy Interviewee
  • Bellard, Laura Interviewee
  • Whittington, Noelle Interviewee
  • Gallow, Lauris Interviewee

Description

This segment from the April 18, 1980, episode of “Louisiana: The State We’re In” features a report on the work of the Evangeline Community Action Agency in Ville Platte in educating the children of migrant farm workers, as a part of the Louisiana Migrant Education Program run by the Department of Education. Host: Ron Blome