- PODCAST: Panic Is a Terrible Idea – Talking Wuhan Virus (Coronavirus or COVID-19) and Some ‘On Theme’ Music Vids - March 15, 2020
- Dr. Richard Keen, R.I.P. - January 27, 2020
- And the Award for Media Hackery Goes to … The Weather Channel - April 18, 2019
In today’s edition of The Heartland Daily Podcast, Director of Communications Jim Lakely speaks with Heather Kays. Kays is a Heartland research fellow and managing editor of School Reform News. Kays joins Lakely to discuss three troubling education stories coming out of the state of Washington.
Multiple concerning education stories have recently come out of the State of Washington. The state Supreme Court ruled the Charter Schools law to be unconstitutional. Also, the Seattle teachers union have gone on strike. Kays explains why the teachers are striking and examines the demands. Lastly, Kays and Lakely discuss how the state is being fined for “chronic underfunding” of the education system.