The Marc Steiner Show

September 1, 2010 – Segment 1

Dr. Sonja Santelises is the new Chief Academic Officer of the Baltimore City Public Schools.  She joined us today to talk about the start of the school year, her mission of ending low expectations for kids in public schools, and her vision for improving Baltimore schools. 

Written by Marc Steiner

Marc Steiner

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  1. You can definately be a carpenter, plummer, etc just as you can be a chief, designer, or doctor; however ALL of these professions require additional training above and beyound high school. Therefore, College should absolutely be the goal to reinforce to all students that addtional training is necessary to obtain success in whatever career they desire to pursue. And part of that responsibility falls on the BCPS system.

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