Cindy Hamilton, of Florida Opt Out, reports the latest on 3rd grade retention lawsuits, and Christine Pellegrino, NY BAT, discusses the issues that led her to run for State Assembly.

We are attempting to repair the recording and hope to post a new version soon. Sorry for the technical difficulties. Meanwhile, catch the first 15 minutes of the program here —

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See also this week’s feature report: “Federal Funding for Libraries, Museums Eliminated in FY2018 Budget” for important background and action items.

The Education Town Hall broadcasts from Historic Anacostia
in Washington, DC, on We Act Radio, Thursdays at 11:00 a.m. Eastern
Listen live via TuneIn.
Shows are archived for convenient listening shortly after broadcast.

After years of weekly broadcasts, the program now focuses one show each month on local issues and one on “the BUS,” organized by BadAss Teachers, United Opt Out, and SOS March.