Baltimore City Public Schools

February 9, 2016

Education Roundtable: Baltimore Overcounting Students Could Result In Loss Of Millions

February 9, 2016 - Segment 2 - Today we have our Education Roundtable, where our guests will discuss the idea that the Baltimore City School district might have inflated student enrollment numbers, a revelation that could result in the loss of millions of dollars.
December 16, 2015

Baltimore Mayoral Candidate: Elizabeth Embry

December 15, 2015 - Segment 2 - Elizabeth Embry, candidate for the Democratic nomination for Mayor of Baltimore. She currently serves as chief of the criminal division under Maryland Attorney, General Brian Frosh.
December 9, 2015

Social, Racial, Historical and Economic Context of Freddie Gray’s Life and Death

December 8, 2015 - Segment 2 - Today we examine the conditions of our society that placed Freddie Gray in his social and economic position when he died in police custody last April.
November 28, 2015
Leaders of a Beautiful Struggle - The Foundation

Leaders of a Beautiful Struggle: The Foundation, A Compilation Album

November 24, 2015 - Segment 2 - Today we preview Leaders of a Beautiful Struggle presents The Foundation, is a compilation album comprised of multiple music genres and media clips addressing police accountability with a strategic emphasis on the mission of Leaders of a Beautiful Struggle.
November 5, 2015
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Internet, Technology & Protecting Our Children

November 5, 2015 - Segment 1 - Dr. Kaye will moderate a panel on Technology, the Internet and Youth she is joined by April Campbell, Director of Technology at Arlington Elementary/Middle School and Dr. Jameta N. Barlow, Assistant Professor of Women and Health in the Department of Women and Gender Studies at Towson University.
September 29, 2015
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Charter Schools in Baltimore

September 29, 2015 - Segment 1 - We discuss a recent lawsuit filed by Baltimore city charter schools against Baltimore City Public Schools, alleging that the district's new funding formula for charters violates state law and leaves the schools struggling for money to fund books and supplies.
January 9, 2014
Baltimore City Public School CEO Tisha Edwards

Conversation with Baltimore City Schools Interim CEO Tisha Edwards

January 9, 2014 - Segment 4 - Baltimore City Schools Interim CEO Tisha Edwards joins us to talk about the year ahead for Baltimore schools. She discusses her philosophy, her priorities, and responds to reporting on the school system.
October 28, 2013
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Baltimore City Public Schools: Constructing Community Spaces

October 28, 2013 - Segment 3 - We discuss the Baltimore City school construction plan and discuss Transform Baltimore's City Public Schools 21st-Century Building Design Expo coming up at Morgan State University.
May 13, 2013

A Look at Dr. Andres Alonso’s Tenure in Office

May 13, 2013-Segment 1- Baltimore City Public Schools Superintendent Andres Alonso announced that he is resigning his post to move back to New Jersey and spend time with his family. Our panelists will assess Alonso's time in office.
May 6, 2013

Local News Roundtable: Baltimore City Public Schools CEO Dr. Andres Alonso Resigns

May 6, 2013 Our panelists discussed today's headlines including the resignation of Baltimore City Public Schools CEO Dr. Andres Alonso.
February 26, 2013
Teaching Black History in Chicago

How Should We Teach Social Sciences In Our Schools?

February 26, 2013 - Segment 3 - We close our show with a look at the debate taking place right now in Chicago, over whether or not Black History should be taught in schools. You will hear from a roundtable of educators and historians about how social sciences are taught and how they should be taught in our schools.
January 30, 2013

January 30, 2013 – Segment 1

We open our show with a discussion of the Baltimore City Public Schools' policy of offering financial incentives to teachers in order to reduce the number of out-of-school student suspensions. We're joined by: