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Ten O'Clock News; Supt. Marion Fahey interview


Pam Bullard interviews Marion Fahey (Superintendent, Boston Public Schools). Fahey talks about the assignment of bus monitors and school aides for the coming school year. Fahey explains the roles of transitional aides, security aides and instructional aides. She says that there will also be more special needs aides and bilingual aides in the schools. Fahey comments on the need for all students to attend school in order to learn basic skills. She says that parents should be confident in the educational programs at the Boston public schools. Tape 2 of 2.

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Ten O'Clock News

Supt. Marion Fahey interview

Series Description

NIGHTLY NEWS WITH CHRISTOPHER LYDON AND CARMEN FIELDS Began January 1976. Replaced evening news show EVENING COMPASS. Original host: Steve Nevas. Other anchors, Christopher Lydon (1977-91) and Gail Harris (1983). In 1980 - hour long. Ended in 1991.

(PREDECESSORS: Louis Lyons began news operations at WGBH in 1952. The News at 10 began in 1966. The Reporters premiered in 1970. The Evening Compass started in 1974.) Series release date: 1/1976



Asset Type

Broadcast program

Media Type


Schools -- Safety measures
School superintendents
School management and organization
Fahey, Marion
Busing for school integration
Boston (Mass.)
News Report
Fahey, Marion (Interviewee)
Bullard, Pam (Reporter)
Chicago: “Ten O'Clock News; Supt. Marion Fahey interview,” 09/07/1976, WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed October 24, 2016, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_9EEE60978BED4194B3055E8EF98F3CF2.
MLA: “Ten O'Clock News; Supt. Marion Fahey interview.” 09/07/1976. WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. October 24, 2016. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_9EEE60978BED4194B3055E8EF98F3CF2>.
APA: Ten O'Clock News; Supt. Marion Fahey interview. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_9EEE60978BED4194B3055E8EF98F3CF2
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