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With Host Kitty Kelly Epstein.
Education Today - November 14, 2014 at 2:30pm
Today Kitty talks with educators about the national controversy over teaching. Who should teach? How should they be prepared? How do we know if they're doing well? Why are they leaving? Does standardized testing have an impact?
Education Today - September 12, 2014 at 2:30pm
Newark NJ students are currently leading a boycott supported by parents while they have no schools to attend in result of Gov Christie's actions. Frankie Adao of the Newark parents union and a student will be joining Kitty. And Oakland Council member Lynette McElhaney.
Education Today - August 22, 2014 at 2:30pm
Today Kkitty interviews the dynamic new president of the National Teachers Union, Lily Garcia, who is very critical of standardized tests and has called for the resignation of education secretary Arne Duncan. Kitty also interviews a teacher and student...
Education Today - July 25, 2014 at 2:30pm
A report on some exciting education developments across the country. In North Carolina a group of high school students have started a movement against mass incarceration. In California, students are being recognized for dual literacy in record numbers. And across the country opposition to...
Education Today - July 11, 2014 at 2:30pm
Dr. Lora Lempert talk about a program which brings together college students and incarcerated individuals behind prison walls to study a variety of college subjects.
Education Today - June 27, 2014 at 2:30pm
Yale economics professor John Roemer outlines an innovative approach to saving humanity from the catastrophe of global warming. It includes greater equity in the distribution of growth between the countries of the "North" and "South", and the optimistic projection that those of us in the 99% ...
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