On this week’s Dropout Nation Podcast, I offer some steps parents and caregivers can take to get their kids a great education once school starts back up. From asking about math instruction to seeking out information on magnet schools, it is critical for parents to pose simple questions and use the answers to transform American public education.

You can listen to the Podcast at RiShawn Biddle’s radio page or download directly to your iPod, Zune, MP3 player, smartphone, Nook Color or Kindle.  Also, subscribe to the podcast series. It is also available on iTunes, Blubrry, the Education Podcast NetworkZune Marketplace and PodBean. Also download to your phone with BlackBerry podcast software and Google Reader.