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A nursing home’s high school teaches lessons on life

Kevin Perez, 19, in the HOPE program at the Hebrew Home at Riverdale, in New York, assists residents 102-year-old Frances Freedman, foreground center, with her bead bracelet, and Pearl Eisner, left, age 92, in the art studio Thursday, May 25, 2017. Though work assignments account for the bulk of the school day, students also attend class and have independent tutoring sessions. The classes largely focus on real-world skills and some of the intricacies of working in a nursing home. (AP Photo/Richard Drew)


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