MAKING CONTACT:A LEGACY OF MISTREATMENT

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KBOO
Program:: 
Air date: 
Fri, 03/15/2019 - 11:30am to 12:00pm


Radiozine features a special airing of Making Contact's episode A LEGACY OF MISTREATMENT: 

African American students across the country are much more likely than any other student group to be placed in special education. In this weeks episode, we present a documentary from San Francisco, where we hear about a landmark education case, and what is and isnt working for black students with special needs today. 

Featuring Marisha Robinson, co-chair - African American advisory council; Harold Dent, founder of the Assoc. of Black Psychologists; Darryl Lester, plaintiff in landmark Larry P. v. Riles case; Jean Robertson, SFUSD chief of special ed services; Rashawn Chapman, Downtown High School student; Todd Williams, Asst. Principal at Downtown High School.

Music:

  • “Temporal Slip”, Blue Dot Sessions
  • “Heading East (320 kbps)”
  • “Remembrance”, Yussef Kamaal
  • “Migration Thread of Clouds”, Blue Dot Sessions
  • “Ervira”, Blue Dot Sessions

Making Contact website: https://www.radioproject.org/2019/03/legacy-of-mistreatment/