Chicago in These Times: What Keeps School Reformers Going?
Young and promising school reformers share their passion and vision with veteran reformers William Ayers (educator and author), Harold Levy (former Chancellor of New York City's public schools), Deborah Meier (education reformer, author, founder of the ground breaking Central Park East Secondary School), and Sonia Nieto (author and Professor Emerita of Language, Literacy, and Culture, School of Education, University of Massachusetts). The panel also includes Eve Ewing, Ky Adderly, Liz Kirby, Melissa Barton, and Ignacio Lopez. Alison Cuddy, host of WBEZ's Eight Forty-Eight, moderates the discussion.
Recorded Monday, May 9, 2011 at the Chicago Shakespeare Theater.