ABC Afterschool Specials: Season 12, Episode 7

The Hero Who Couldn't Read (18 Apr. 1984)

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Teacher discovers that the star basketball player is illiterate, and makes it his mission to teach him how to read.

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Mr. Simpson
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Mrs. Ellis
Eric D. Wallace ...
Freddie Ellis
James Carroll Jordan ...
Mike Chapman
Arthur Taxier ...
Coach Jefferies
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Cynthia Beale
Ira Angustain ...
Ramone
Stan Foster ...
Calvin Smith
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Himself
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Dr. Bennett
Cindy Herron ...
Betty
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Teacher discovers that the star basketball player is illiterate, and makes it his mission to teach him how to read.

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