Segment A: The One World Schoolhouse/Segment B: WHRO's Educational Initiatives

Posted by: perry 10/18/2012 10:14 PM

Thursday, October 18, 2012

Segment A: The One World Schoolhouse
A free, world-class education for anyone, anywhere: this was the goal of ex hedge fund analyst Salman Kahn.  With the creation of his Kahn Academy, he's provided millions of students and teachers around the globe with instant access to free online instructional videos and software.  Today he joins host Cathy Lewis to discuss his new book, "The One World Schoolhouse: Education Reimagined" and share how his academy's techniques are changing the way the world looks at education.

Scheduled Guest:

Salman Khan -
Author, "The One World Schoolhouse: Education Reimagined"

Segment B:  WHRO's Educational Initiatives

While Hampton Roads is already familiar with the great educational and informative programming WHRO provides, many may be surprised at the active role the station talking in assisting students and educators in classrooms across the entire commonwealth.  We're joined today by WHRO's Chief Education Officer Brian Callahan to discuss some of the exciting new tools that WHRO is developing to help Virginia students and teachers succeed.

Scheduled Guests:

Brian Callahan -
Chief Education Officer, WHRO Public Media

Krista Seager -
Geometry Teacher, Norfolk Public Schools


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