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    Jose Luis Vilson on Education Reform

    Jose Luis Vilson, a middle school teacher and activist in New York City, talked about his book, This Is Not a Test: A New Narrative on Race, Class, and Education. He shared his perspectives…

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    Attitudes on Public Schools

    Education experts and teachers talked about a Gallup poll examining attitudes toward public schools. The survey looked at school choice, emphasis on testing, professional development…

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    Open Phones, Part 1

    News headlines were read and phone lines were open for viewer calls on the question: “What is the quality of your local schools?” Motoko Rich also joined by phone to talk about…

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    K-12 Education

    Three education policy experts talked about the Friedman Foundation’s “Schooling of America Survey” on American attitudes toward publicly funded schools. The Friedman…

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    First Lady Michelle Obama on Higher Education

    First Lady Michelle Obama spoke to students and educators who have been successful in connecting their work in the classroom to real-life career opportunities. The event was part of the…

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    2015 National Teacher of the Year

    President Obama spoke at the National Teacher of the Year ceremony for 2015 winner Shanna Peeples, a high school English teacher from Amarillo, Texas. President Obama also honored all…

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    Still Left Behind

    Still Left Behind was one of the second place high school central winners in C-SPAN Classroom’s StudentCam documentary contest. The video was produced by Eli Kirshner, Ricardo…

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    National School Lunch Program

    Kevin Concannon talked about the National School Lunch Program, which was up for reauthorization in 2015, and calls from members of Congress to change the program’s nutritional…

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    School Choice

    Panelists from public, private, and charter schools argued in favor school choice initiatives. Among other topics they discussed the different types of charter schools, school…

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    Education Testing and Accountability

    State and local officials from around the country testified on potential changes to the No Child Left Behind law, signed into law by President George W. Bush in 2002. Topics of discussion…

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    Maya Arce v. John Huppenthal Oral Argument

    A three-judge panel at the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals heard oral argument in Maya Arce v. John Huppenthal, on the constitutionality of Arizona’s ban on ethnic studies programs in…

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    White House Tribal Nations Conference , Part 3

    Panelists at the 2014 White House Tribal Nations Conference talked about global climate change and education reform efforts. This event was part of a White House annual Tribal Nations…

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    President Obama Remarks on Early Education Programs

    President Obama spoke at a White House summit on early education programs in the U.S. He announced $1 billion in public and private grants for early childhood education.

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    President Obama on Internet Access in U.S. Classrooms

    President Obama talked about education as part of the administration’s ConnectED Initiative, which is aimed at increasing access to broadband Internet access in U.S. classrooms.

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    Education Reform and Teachers Unions

    Haley Sweetland Edwards talked about her Time Magazine story, “Rotten Apples.” The piece details a California court case, Vergara v. California, involving teacher tenure in the…

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    Teacher Unions and Campaign 2014

    Karen White talked about her National Education Association organization’s plan to spend an estimated $40 million during the 2014 midterm elections. C-SPAN Radio’s Nancy Calo…

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    Education Common Core Standards

    Education experts talked about Common Core* standards and the U.S. education system. Topics included the pros and cons of the standards, and controversies over the initiative. All…

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    Common Core Education Standards

    The Center for American Progress hosted a discussion on common core standards, which more than 40 states and the District of Columbia had adopted. The panelists focused on what common…

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    Common Core Standards Initiative

    Neal McCluskey and Michael Petrilli talked about the Common Core Standards Initiative and arguments for and against states adopting the standards. C-SPAN Radio’s Nancy Calo read news…

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    Education and the Role of Local School Boards

    Thomas Gentzel talked about the top issues facing public schools and role of local school boards. Topics included the pending influx of unaccompanied migrant children, funding…

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