Talk Out of School Podcast: A Conversation with Dr. Bettina Love; Also with the Parents of PIST NYC
Dr. Love shares her latest book, 'Punished for Dreaming: How School Reform Harms Black Children and How We Heal'. Also, NYC school parents share concerns about the looming school bus strike.
Daniel interviewed, Dr. Bettina Love. She is an award-winning author, professor at Teachers College, Columbia University, and beloved activist. She’s also the co-founder of the Abolitionist Teaching Network (ATN).
Dr. Love is the author of the forthcoming book, Punished for Dreaming: How School Reform Harms Black Children and How We Heal.
It’s published by St. Martin’s Press, and will be released on September, 12th.
We discussed her new book, the latest article at Education Week, her work the ATN and the upcoming book tour events in NYC. Daniel also spoke to several parent advocates of Parents to Improve School Transportation (PIST NYC) about the persisting issues over the school bussing crisis, and the possible NYC school bus strike that would impact thousands of school children, especially our students with disabilities.
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