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Talking About Race in Schools

Over the past year, race relations have dominated the news cycle. This can bring up difficult questions, especially for parents and teachers. Our guest Yolanda Moses says Americans need to find more ways to talk about race in schools.

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Talking About Race in Schools

Over the past year, race relations have dominated the news cycle. This can bring up difficult questions, especially for parents and teachers. Our guest Yolanda Moses says Americans need to find more ways to talk about race in schools.

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Human Rights Campaign - $11,726.57 spent on 8 trips
59.6% spent on Democratic Party
0.0% spent on Independent Party
40.4% spent on Republican Party

BALDWIN, TAMMY - Democratic Party
January 12, 2000 - January 12, 2000 (1 days)
Chicago, IL
Purpose - Keynote
Total Cost - $430.00

FRANK, BARNEY - Democratic Party
February 11, 2000 - February 12, 2000 (2 days)
Washington, DC
Purpose - Speaking Engagement
Total Cost - $894.00

FRANK, BARNEY - Democratic Party
February 16, 2001 - February 18, 2001 (3 days)
Cary, NC
Purpose - Speaking engagement
Total Cost - $290.50

JACKSON, JESSE JR - Democratic Party
November 15, 2003 - November 15, 2003 (1 days)
Detroit, MI
Purpose - Speaking engagement
Total Cost - $794.00

JACKSON, JESSE JR - Democratic Party
October 13, 2001 - October 13, 2001 (1 days)
Chicago, IL
Purpose - Speaking engagement
Total Cost - $3,832.75

SANCHEZ, LORETTA - Democratic Party
March 17, 2001 - March 18, 2001 (2 days)
Austin, TX
Purpose - speaking engagement
Total Cost - $744.25

SHAYS, CHRISTOPHER - Republican Party
June 1, 2001 - June 2, 2001 (2 days)
Columbus, OH
Purpose - Speech
Total Cost - $847.89

SHAYS, CHRISTOPHER - Republican Party
March 6, 2004 - March 7, 2004 (2 days)
Los Angeles, CA
Purpose - speak at dinner
Total Cost - $3,893.18

American RadioWorks |
Photo: Clotee Allochuku

Talking About Race in Schools

Over the past year, race relations have dominated the news cycle. This can bring up difficult questions, especially for parents and teachers. Our guest Yolanda Moses says Americans need to find more ways to talk about race in schools.

Recent Posts

  • 07.02.15

    Minorities and Special Ed

    For years policy makers believed that minorities were overrepresented in special education and that there was inherent bias in the way kids were being identified as disabled. A new study turns this idea on its head.
  • 06.23.15

    Learning from Video Games

    A lot of parents worry about whether their kids' video game habits are harmful - especially when gaming gets in the way of homework or reading. But writer Greg Toppo says gaming can be a great way to learn.
  • 06.17.15

    Teaching the Birds and the Bees

    For more than a century, Americans have been arguing about how to teach children about the birds and the bees in public schools. A new book argues that for all the fuss about sex education in America, students get precious little of it.
  • 06.11.15

    What can Japan teach us about teaching?

    Coming up this fall we'll be releasing a documentary about teacher preparation - how people learn to become teachers and how they get better once they're in the classroom. This week: how do Japanese teachers learn to improve on the job?