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With Host Kitty Kelly Epstein.
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% ...
Education Today - June 13, 2014 at 2:30pm
Kitty interviews the President-elect of the Los Angeles teachers union about the decision against teacher tenure handed down this week in an L.A. courtroom. Alex Caputo-Pearl is a progressive teacher who won the L.A union election last month.
Education Today - April 25, 2014 at 2:30pm
Have the Bay Area Rapid Transit police changed since the killing of Oscar Grant? Kitty interviews a young woman whose recent experience with BART police raise serious questions in this regard; also a North Carolina parent who is challenging standardized testing by organizing parents to challenge...
Education Today - April 11, 2014 at 2:30pm
Kitty interviews author Alfie Kohn about his new book, The Myth of the Spoiled Child: Challenging the Conventional Wisdom about Childhood and Parenting. Find out what he means by our "conservative thinking" and why he advocates "raising rebels." and Muntu Davis, MD at the Alameda County Public Hea
Education Today - March 14, 2014 at 2:30pm
Kitty Kelly Epstein speaks with Kalimah Priforce, co-founder of Qeyno Labs, an education innovation start-up based in Oakland, California. Priforce was recently named a "Champion of Change" by President Barack Obama. He is also a driving force behind the Hidden Genius Project,.
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