A U.S. Senator from Virginia lands on the shortlist for Democratic VP pick. D.C.'s statehood proposal gets a cool reception in Cleveland. And Maryland's Republican governor attends a local crab fest in lieu of his party's convention.
D.C. Schools Chancellor Kaya Henderson recently released a budget with changes in a range of areas, from new approaches to teacher training and evaluation to a year-round academic calendar for struggling schools. But Washington Teachers’ Union President Elizabeth Davis says the changes were decided without input from the union or the teachers it represents. We speak to her about the changes, and what she feels are the biggest challenges for the District’s teachers.
- Elizabeth Davis President, Washington Teachers' Union
- Kavitha Cardoza Special Correspondent, WAMU 88.5 News
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