Montgomery County Councilmember Marc Elrich is running for County Executive with public financing and plans to take on developers. Kim R. Ford is challenging fourteen-term Congresswoman Eleanor Holmes Norton for her seat. We talk to both of them about their campaigns and look at the biggest political news of the week.
As the political climate intensifies across the country, politics are finding their way into classrooms across the Washington region. A report released by UCLA this year says that teacher concerns about student stress and well-being are rising alongside classroom polarization and incivility. Kojo talks with teachers and administrators with ties to this region about how schools can proactively address politics within the classroom without imposing ideology.
- Clint Smith Writer, teacher, and Ph.D. Candidate at Harvard University.
- Cosby Hunt Senior Officer of Teaching & Learning at the Center for Inspired Teaching; current Teacher of Real World History for DCPS and PCSB students.
- Eric DeKenipp Loudoun County School Board Member
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