Native Washingtonian Rosalind Wiseman went to school with mean girls, then grew up to study them and the wider social dynamics of young women. She joins Kojo with former student Alexandra Petri to discuss the complexities of womanhood at different stages of life.
Loudoun County school board members are debating a contentious plan to redraw school enrollment boundaries. The plan would reverse a 2011 change which bused the county’s poor and English language learners to wealthier schools. The new plan would instead keep students in their local schools, with the result that minority students would be concentrated in two schools. We explore the issues.
- Armando Trull Senior News Reporter, WAMU 88.5
- Eric DeKenipp Catoctin District Representative, Loudoun County School Board
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