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March 24, 2015 audio

On this week’s Dropout Nation Podcast, RiShawn Biddle looks at data from Stanford University’s CREDO on urban charter schools, and explains why school choice is necessary for helping kids and communities succeed.

You can listen to the Podcast at RiShawn Biddle Radio or download directly to your mobile or desktop device. Also, subscribe to the podcast series, and embed this podcast on your site. It is also available on iTunesBlubrry, Stitcher, and PodBean.

March 17, 2015 standard

On this week’s Dropout Nation Podcast, RiShawn Biddle takes aim at reformers who defend practices such as overuse of harsh school discipline and restrictions on school choice, as well as remind the movement of why these failed approaches in American public education must be ditched.

You can listen to the Podcast at RiShawn Biddle Radio or download directly to your mobile or desktop device. Also, subscribe to the podcast series, and embed this podcast on your site. It is also available on iTunesBlubrry, Stitcher, and PodBean.

March 10, 2015 audio

On this week’s Dropout Nation Podcast, RiShawn Biddle considers Education Next‘s myopic misstep on addressing single-parents and education, then explains why the school reform movement must embrace racial, gender, ideological, and social diversity.

You can listen to the Podcast at RiShawn Biddle Radio or download directly to your mobile or desktop device. Also, subscribe to the podcast series, and embed this podcast on your site. It is also available on iTunesBlubrry, Stitcher, and PodBean.

March 2, 2015 standard

On this week’s Dropout Nation Podcast, RiShawn Biddle looks at the collapse of Achievement First’s deal with New Haven’s school district, along with pieces by Reiham Salam and Andrew P. Kelly of the American Enterprise Institute, and offers another reason why reformers must build stronger ties to the grassroots and their existing social networks.

You can listen to the Podcast at RiShawn Biddle Radio or download directly to your mobile or desktop device. Also, subscribe to the podcast series, and embed this podcast on your site. It is also available on iTunesBlubrry, Stitcher, and PodBean.

February 19, 2015 standard

On this week’s Dropout Nation Podcast, RiShawn Biddle reads through the Schott Foundation for Public Education’s latest report and explains why we must overhaul public education on behalf of young black men.

You can listen to the Podcast at RiShawn Biddle Radio or download directly to your mobile or desktop device. Also, subscribe to the podcast series, and embed this podcast on your site. It is also available on iTunesBlubrry, Stitcher, and PodBean.

January 30, 2015 standard

On this week’s Dropout Nation Podcast, RiShawn Biddle considers the words of four contemporary champions for our children and discusses why systemic reform of public education as well as communities must begin with revolutionary love for every child.

You can listen to the Podcast at RiShawn Biddle Radio or download directly to your mobile or desktop device. Also, subscribe to the podcast series, and embed this podcast on your site. It is also available on iTunesBlubrry, Stitcher, and PodBean.