Nadia Zananiri is a social studies teacher in Miami-Dade public schools, blogger, and founder of Florida Educators United. She discussed issues Florida teachers and students face and how she is leading the fight to organize for a better public education system for all. (First segment). Del Swain, an educator and founder of Kidz Smart Start, who lost a son to gun violence, discussed issues relating to guns and armed school staff. (starts at 35:00)
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Related links, for background
Nadia Zananiri on Teacher Voice and KafkaTeach blog.
Seeking Justice for DJ Broadus, son of Del Swain.
Florida Educators’ United Facebook Group
The Education Town Hall with Thomas Byrd
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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.