Tag Archives: educacion

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Extra Edition: Dealing with Back-to-School Blues.

THURSDAY, AUGUST 4 PROGRAM # 9704 11:00 AM PT Extra Edition: Dealing with Back-to-School Blues. As children across the US prepare to return to school, they may be feeling insecure, anxious or overwhelmed. Stress of the pandemic and fears related to school safety exacerbate those feelings. Children of color have an additional burden: systemic racism, which […]

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Teachers, Students, Under the Gun. Also, Second Open Jan 6 Hearing.

MONDAY, JUNE 13 PROGRAM # 9651 12:00 PM PT Teachers, Students, Under the Gun. The House voted last week on a gun-safety package that includes a ban on military-style assault weapons. And after a weekend of massive marches protesting Congress’ inaction on gun-safety measures, senators from both parties announced an initial agreement on a gun […]

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First Open Jan 6 Hearing. Also, Uvalde and 20 More Mass Shootings.

THURSDAY, JUNE 9 PROGRAM # 9649 12:00 PM PT First Open Jan 6 Hearing. The House committee investigating the Jan 6 insurrection is holding its first public hearing tonight. The hearing is expected to provide an overview about the findings of the investigation and present “previously unseen material, receive witness testimony… about the coordinated effort […]

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Extra Edition: Overdose Deaths Hit Record. Also, The Baby Formula Crisis. (Repeat)

THURSDAY, JUNE 2 PROGRAM # 9641 11:00 AM PT Extra Edition: Overdose Deaths Hit Record. (Repeat) A record 107,000 people died of a drug overdose in the US last year. The overdoses with fentanyl and other opioids are expected to escalate and the nation’s drug epidemic to deepen. As most states passed punitive laws, advocates […]

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Massacre in Uvalde: The Hard Questions.

THURSDAY, JUNE 2 PROGRAM # 9642 12:00 PM PT Massacre in Uvalde: The Hard Questions. After 19 children and two teachers were killed in an elementary school in Uvalde, the nation is grappling with the aftermath. Hard questions are being raised: Is the culture of arms turning into a culture of massacres? Why is Texas […]

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Tuesday_673x324 11am

Extra Edition: Secretary Cardona on Student Debt and Teachers (Repeat Program.) Also, Help for Latino College Students.

TUESDAY, MAY 24 PROGRAM # 9631 11:00 AM PT Extra Edition: Secretary Cardona on Student Debt and Teachers (Repeat Program.) In this conversation, Education Secretary Miguel Cardona talks about the federal student loan programs and his efforts to help millions of borrowers of student loans to receive forgiveness through public service. He also gives his […]

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Secretary Cardona on Student Debt and Teachers. Also, Help for Latino College Students.

MONDAY, MAY 9 PROGRAM # 9616 12:00 PM PT Secretary Cardona on Student Debt and Teachers. In this conversation, Education Secretary Miguel Cardona talks about the federal student loan programs and his efforts to help millions of borrowers of student loans to receive forgiveness through public service. On Teacher Appreciation Week, he also gives his […]

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Librotraficantes of Banned Books. Also, Firebrand Activist, Scholar Armando Navarro Remembered.

WEDNESDAY, APRIL 27 PROGRAM # 9605 12:00 PM PT Librotraficantes of Banned Books. When Arizona officials banned Mexican American Studies and literature, cultural activists from Texas responded by organizing a caravan of “librotraficantes” to smuggle books into Arizona. Ten years later this week, they remember the anniversary with rallies in several cities under the banner […]

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Dos estudiantes latinas que volvieron a clases para encontrar que su escuela iba a cerrar su puertas por falta de alumnado tras la pandemia de Covid-19. Foto: dremastime.com.

School Closings. Also, New Guaranteed Income Program.

WEDNESDAY, MARCH 30 PROGRAM # 9577 12:00 PM PT School Closings. Due to Covid disruption and declining enrollment, school districts are facing a drop in funding. School districts in Oakland and Denver, areas with large Latino student populations, are moving ahead with plans to close a number of schools this year or in coming academic […]

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First State of the Union.

WEDNESDAY, MARCH 2 PROGRAM # 9549 12:00 PM PT First State of the Union. President Biden’s first state of the union address headlined the US response to the war in Ukraine, condemning Russian President Putin and supporting Ukraine. Biden explains his infrastructure projects and other efforts to get the economy to recover, his plans for […]

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