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Life A la Carte: School Choice...

Jun 27, 2018 by

by Jennifer Berkshire – In episode #44, sociologist Carla Shedd steps into the Have You Heard studio to talk about the complex...

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Getting Fundamental: Do Americ...

May 9, 2018 by

What does the 14th Amendment, ratified in 1868, have to do with the teacher walkouts that are sweeping across the land today?...

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Takeover! What’s Behind the St...

Apr 26, 2018 by

Have You Heard looks at what’s behind state takeovers of school districts. As guest Domingo Morel explains, laws authorizing states...

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What Gets Taught at Voucher Sc...

Jan 22, 2018 by

Turns out that’s not an easy question to answer. Even as the number of private schools that get taxpayer funds via school vouchers or...

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Class Dismissed: What the 2016...

Jan 1, 2018 by

For decades, “go to college” has been sole recipe for social and economic mobility offered up by Republicans and Democrats alike. But...

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How Closing Schools Undermines...

Oct 25, 2017 by

In  2013, a PhD student named Sally Nuamah attended a community meeting in the Chicago neighborhood where she’d grown up and where a...

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The “New” Philanthropists of P...

Oct 11, 2017 by

Laurene Powell – Have You Heard listens in on the recent XQ Superschools Live spectacular, the big budget, star-studded TV...

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Divided by Design: Race, Neigh...

Oct 1, 2017 by

by Jennifer Berkshire – Have You Heard sits down with Richard Rothstein, author of The Color of Law: The Forgotten History of...

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Big Philanthropy, Small Change...

Sep 18, 2017 by

by Jennifer Berkshire – Have You Heard revisits Bill Gates’ efforts to *rethink* American high schools. Writer Michael Hobbes...

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The Next Generation of Math Wh...

Sep 8, 2017 by

Meet BEAM: an experimental program for middle-school math whizzes—low income gifted students who get overlooked… By Emil Friedman...

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Education Can’t Fix Poverty (S...

Sep 1, 2017 by

David Leonhardt – Have You Heard talks to historian Harvey Kantor, the author of this excellent history, about how education...

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Putting the ‘i’ in School

Jul 3, 2017 by

by Jennifer Berkshire – Personalized Learning and the Disruption of Public Education Fantastic news, listener. The cure for...

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Where Have All the Black Teach...

May 12, 2017 by

A big new study finds having just one Black teacher makes it far more likely that Black students will remain in school. But there’s a...

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Education Can’t Fix Poverty. S...

May 9, 2017 by

Education is not the best anti-poverty program, argues historian Harvey Kantor, and it’s long past time we acknowledged that…...

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