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Did I read correctly that the results have been quite remarkable.
The drop out rate that might have been expected did not occur at
With that group.
In fact, I'm not sure there were any drop outs. I think there
some that moved away.
Some moved away, yes. I think those that moved away, if they
continue they are still eligible for this commitment of his.
Yes. Was his name [ ] Lang?
Lang. That was a really innovative--very humane, simple sort
Now, to your knowledge, were those kids fairly representative in
capability of that type of school?
I would presume so, as far as I know.
So, in other words, when he held out this hope he gave them the
motivation. He removed any tendencies toward despair and
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