An Imperfect Revolution: Voices from the Desegregation Era

Saturday, March 6, 2010 8pm Producer: American RadioWorks Listen Again In the 1970s and ’80s, a generation of Americans took part in a vast social experiment. They got on buses, and rode across racial lines. Nearly everyone who experienced school desegregation has a story to tell about crossing racial lines. Together they reflect an era marked […]

School Closings and Delays – Tuesday

Most area schools are closed today and local universities are opening late: Bullitt County Schools – Closed Greater Clark Schools – Closed Jefferson County Public and Catholic Schools – Closed New Albany Floyd County Schools – Closed Oldham County Schools – Closed Shelby County Schools – Closed Spencer County Schools – Closed Spalding University – […]

Mind the Gap: Why Good Schools are Failing Black Students

Saturday, February 20, 2010 8pm Producer: Nancy Solomon Listen Again Award-winning NPR Reporter Nancy Solomon takes you inside a school to hear a discussion on race in the classroom. Listen as students try to explain what went wrong with their education. Join her at the kitchen table with black middle-class parents who thought that a […]

School H1N1 Clinics Start Today

A massive vaccination effort is underway today in Louisville schools. The Louisville Metro Department for Public Health and Wellness will hold ten school clinics per day for the next three weeks. Director Dr. Adewale Troutman says the department will provide H1N1 vaccine to students and staff members at 150 Louisville public, parochial and private schools […]