Maryland Senator Ben Cardin joins us to talk about the youth movement against gun violence, Russian sanctions, and more. D.C. Councilmember Mary Cheh shares her thoughts on relief for high water bills and news that D.C. Public Schools is taking over an all girls charter school.
The District is used to controversies over education policy. But a debate about homeschooling has sparked one of the most contentious education disputes the city has seen in a long time. School board members are preparing to vote on new homeschooling regulations next week, and they’re getting thousands of e-mails from parents around the country trying to sway those votes. Join Kojo as we explore the politics of homeschooling.
- Deborah Gist State Superintendent of Education, District of Columbia
- Michael Donnelly Staff Counsel, Home School Legal Defense Association
- Sekou Biddle District 2 representative (Wards 3 & 4), D.C. State Board of Education
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