In honor of “National [Understanding] School Choice [& Who Funds It] Week,” the Education Town Hall is joined this week by Marla Kilfoyle, General Manager for the Badass Teachers’ association, and Melissa Tomlinson, made famous as the teacher who was photographed with Governor Chris Christie’s finger pointed in her face. They will speak about school choice and its effect on public school systems. Denisha Jones, Howard University professor and Badass Teacher, will share some background on National School Choice Week funding.

For more on this story, see “School Choice and Its Effects” and “School Choice Week and Its Funders.”


Also in the studio this week: Shelonda Tillman, candidate for Ward 6 Councilmember.

The Education Town Hall airs weekly at 11 a.m. on We Act Radio.
Listen Thursday, 1/30, at 11 EDT, via TuneIn or, in the DC metro area, 1480 AM WPWC “We Act Radio.”

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