May 16, 2013
Three years ago, Ohio became the 45th state to adopt Common Core English and math standards. Though the Core was developed by officials from across the political spectrum, its detractors worry about government overreach and left-leaning curricula. This hour, we’ll take a close look at the pros and cons of the Core’s implementation in Ohio.
November 10, 2011
Certain education philosophies are labeled as ‘alternative’ in today’s world. But there was a time when these techniques were widely accepted. Which way is best? What does ‘alternative’ mean anyway? Also on this hour, we find out how children around the country are helping other children around the world.
October 10, 2011
In this episode of “All Sides,” we’ll be talking about charter schools… Do they really work? Then, Have you heard of the Occupy Wall Street movement that’s taken New York by storm? It’s hitting Columbus now, too. Listen in as we discuss the frustration that lead to the movement, as well as the goals and future of the protest.
June 6, 2011
A discussion with Paula Poundstone, frequent comedian on NPR’s “Wait, Wait Don’t Tell Me.” Then, an exploration into creative education.
December 8, 2009
New techniques being used educate young drivers about emergency avoidance and safety
November 16, 2009
Educational issues affecting public schools in Central Ohio
October 14, 2009
The educational and community value of extracurricular activities such as sports and music programs
September 22, 2009
“Three Cups of Tea” author Greg Mortenson, will talk about educator Jerene Mortenson’s life and work in Tanzania