Education

Signing Day

Thursday, Feb 6, 2003 at 1:48 p.m.

High school signing day.

WTU

Thursday, Jan 23, 2003 at 1:35 p.m.

Washington Teachers' Union

Foreign Students

Monday, Jan 6, 2003 at 1:28 p.m.

A look at how the government is monitoring foreign students.

Schools & Military

Thursday, Dec 5, 2002 at 1:06 p.m.

A look at schools and the military.

MD Charter Schools

Wednesday, Nov 20, 2002 at 1:26 p.m.

The future of charter schools in Maryland.

College Admissions

Friday, Nov 8, 2002 at 1:18 p.m.

Get the inside scoop on college admissions.

DC Politics Hour: WAMU in Ward 5

Friday, Oct 11, 2002 at 12:00 p.m.

Economic development and education are two issues that Ward 5 residents say top their list of concerns. As the "WAMU In Your Ward" continues, we discuss the issues of Ward 5 and more.

Academic Freedom

Thursday, Sep 26, 2002 at 12:06 p.m.

We think of college campuses as a breeding ground of free speech and dissent. But these days, some professors and even students are being silenced. A look at the current state of free speech in academia.

The Teacher Shortage

Monday, Sep 23, 2002 at 12:06 p.m.

Twenty percent of new teachers, half of them in urban areas, will quit within five years. Can we still push for higher standards while trying to solve the ongoing teacher shortage? A look at teaching standards and certification on this...

Metts and Domenech

Monday, Aug 26, 2002 at 12:06 p.m.

Suburbs are now dealing with a problem that cities have dealt with for years -- extreme overcrowding in schools. A conversation with Iris Metts from Prince George's County and Daniel Domenech from Fairfax County on how our region is taking...

International Students in the Washington Area

Monday, Jul 15, 2002 at 12:06 p.m.

With its dozens of universities, DC is the hub for international students in America. Join Kojo for a look at how proposed changes to INS regulations and the crackdown on student visa violations may affect our region's economy, housing...

First Generation College Graduates

Monday, Jul 8, 2002 at 1:06 p.m.

Many of the most creative solutions challenging the status quo these days are coming from first generation college graduates. Join Kojo for a look at the phenomenon of being first in your family to complete college and the impact such an...

English as an Official Language

Friday, Jun 28, 2002 at 1:06 p.m.

In some cities, more than half of the kids in English as a Second Language or E-S-L programs are native-born Americans. It's just one of the controversies leading to the growth of English-only movements around the country.

UDC President

Wednesday, May 15, 2002 at 12:06 p.m.

The University of the District of Columbia plays a unique role in our city, serving more than five thousand students each year. Join Kojo to discuss the challenges and the opportunities facing UDC as it moves into the twenty-first century.

School Truancy

Wednesday, May 1, 2002 at 12:06 p.m.

Skipping school used to be a favorite activity of trouble-makers. But today, nationwide truancy is hitting all-time highs for both good and bad kids, and even among pre-teens. Join Kojo for a local look at how to keep students in the...

The Kojo Nnamdi Show is produced by member-supported WAMU 88.5 in Washington DC.