Education Today – October 2, 2020

Education Today

Education Today is a radio show hosted by Kitty Kelly Epstein that alternates weekly and airs on Even weeks.

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Education Today – July 24, 2020

Hear Bay Area high school educators explain how they are making distance learning actually work.  How do they work with families; ensure technology; engage the students?  What’s different about the curriculum?  Do they actually meet with the students or do they just give them assignments?  Is there anything “fun” about this?


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Education Today – June 26, 2020

Revered Oakland labor and community leader, Clarence Thomas, talks about the threat to Oakland’s essence brought by the billionaire Trump-supporting Fisher family.  They are looking to get hold of the two most valuable pieces of Oakland’s public property, & they are getting help from Oakland politicians, including Democrats


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Education Today – June 12, 2020

The takeover of urban school districts is all about getting hold of district money, according to Rutgers professor, Domngo Morel.  On today’s show we talk with two Oakland parents who have been fighting the latest manifestation of this phenomenon, the insistence by the Fiscal Management and Assistance Team (FCMAT) that Oakland close schools and sell … Continued


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Education Today – April 17, 2020

Hear Rutgers Professor Domingo Morrel and Houston teachers union leader, Zeph Capo, analyze the nationwide move to disenfranchise Black-led urban school districts through state takeovers.      They provide important details on the motivating factors which include seizing the resources of districts which have increasing budgets.  Listen in.  You won’t hear this anywhere else.