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Progressive education radio hosted by classroom teacher and former college professor Shaun Johnson, PhD. Listen live Sundays at 7PM EST for interviews and commentary with education activists, parents, students, teachers, community members, and scholars.

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3.5.13: Another very special episode of At the Chalk Face, your favorite progressive education talk radio show, this time with Carol Burris, of NY Principals and APPR fame. Join us at 5PM EST.

3.3.13: Tonight's Guest Indiana Teacher featured in Diane Ravitch's Blog--John Stoffel. Talking courage read why Johns decided to speak out at a board... more

3.2.13: Yes, a special Saturday AM episode of At the Chalk Face to enjoy with your cartoons. We have special guest John Kuhn joining us to discuss his recent speech on education.

Fellow At the Chalk Face author Kuhio Kane is joining me for the entire episode today, as Slek is away. I can tell already that you're in for a treat. Join us! You're @ the chalk face. The only regular, progressive, activist, and a tad cynical,... more

Sunday, 2.17.13: We'll be interviewing Chell Baldwin, founding member of Standing Together 4 Small Community Schools. They are currently fighting against vouchers and charters in Nashville, TN. You're @ the chalk face. The... more

At an undisclosed location, deep within the Pennsylvanian jungle, Tim Slekar is meeting with some radical natives (i.e., parents) in their home environment to help organize a local boycott of high-stakes testing. I'm going to join them from the... more

Special episode with your favorites, Tim and Shaun 9PM EST, 6PM PST. We're taking the opportunity to speak with Alexia Garcia, a student who is organizing the Portland boycott/optout of testing. Really looking forward to it. Join us in the chat... more

You're At the Chalk Face. The only truly progressive, activist, edgy, sarcastic edreform chat available. Join Shaun Johnson and Tim Slekar for 30 minutes each week at 6PM EDT. Chat's always open and live tweet @thechalkface.... more

How could this be? You're getting us twice in one week! Well, there's a lot to talk about and a lot of folks interested in talking. We have more on the Seattle boycott of MAP testing. We're going a full hour tonight, so call in the second half of... more

We're all over the Seattle Opt Out. For the next installment, 1.20.13, we're going to first have we'll be talking to Seattle parent Sue Peters about the Garfield MAP opt out. Sue is a founding member of Parents Across America. For the second... more
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