From the beginning, fired Ohio State band director Jon Waters has vowed to clear his name. Waters claims he was in the process of making changes to the OSU band culture before the investigation that cost him his job. Those changes are detailed in a report Waters gave investigators last month.
Steve Brown, 89.7 NPR News morning anchor, moderates a panel discussion with school leaders on practical applications of blended learning. Blended learning is a formal education program that is gaining ground in Ohio.
Former WOSU Open Line host Fred Andrle participates in a one-on-one conversation with Geoffrey Canada, creator of the Harlem Children’s Zone, hailed by the New York Times as “one of the most ambitious social service experiments of our time.” Champion of Children also presents its 2013 awards to the educator and nonprofit organization of the year.