POV1988 | TV Show
This acclaimed, long-running documentary series is a showcase for independent films on a wide variety of subjects, from the heartwarming (`Sweet Old Song,' about a 91-year-old musician) to the whimsical (`The Sweetest Sound,' a study of names) to the contr (more…)
Premiered: July 5, 1988
Season 10, Episode 5 Fear and Learning at Hoover Elementary
First Aired: July 1, 1997
Teacher Laura Angelica Simon turns filmmaker for “Fear and Learning at Hoover Elementary,” a study of how her students have been affected by California's Proposition 187, which denies public education and health care to undocumented immigrants. Included: testimonials from students.