Languages along with the world views they contain are dying out at an alarming rate. Sadly, this is by no means an accident, argues Lena Herzog.
Jun. 28from Scheer Intelligence
John Vandemoer, who pleaded guilty to racketeering conspiracy, will be the first to be sentenced in the scandal. Prosecutors are calling for a "meaningful" sentence to rebuild faith in the system.
Jun. 12from Morning Edition
Like more than a thousand other LA high schools, Roosevelt High School has a big, fancy prom at the end of the year.
Jun. 5from Greater LA
Remember the LA teachers strike?
Jun. 3from Greater LA
Every day, we write emails, text messages, Facebook rants, Instagram captions. Whether you like it or not, grammar matters.
May. 27from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
On Wednesday, three more parents pleaded guilty in the college admissions cheating scandal.
May. 23from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
Statistics have shown that kids from wealthy families generally score much higher on standardized tests than kids from poorer families.
May. 21from Greater LA
Like any daycare, Penny & Peggy Nairn’s 24 hour childcare and Early Education Center is full of toys and games and puzzles and paints.
Billionaire Robert Smith pledged to pay off some $40 million in student loans for Morehouse College’s class of 2019, which includes nearly 400 students.
May. 20from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
Jackie Goldberg won an open seat to the LA Unified School District school board this week.
May. 16from Greater LA
From the outside, the Abram Friedman Occupational Center is a case study in institutional drabness. The hulking, cube-shaped building on the ragged fringes of downtown L.A.
Jackie Goldberg is returning to the LAUSD school board after a major victory in Tuesday’s special election.
May. 15from KCRW Features
Fifty male students are accusing USC campus physician Dennis Kelly of harassment and sexual misconduct. The lawsuit began in February with six students.
May. 9from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
I n the last two years, USC has been hit with scandal after scandal. The former medical school dean saw patients after smoking meth.
May. 7from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
In recent years, fewer college students have been choosing to major in the humanities.
May. 3from The 805
There are a couple of TV shows right now that deal explicitly with teen sexuality: “Sex Education” and “Big Mouth” on Netflix, and Hulu’s “Pen15.”
Apr. 30from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
California lawmakers are targeting Teach for America, which places young college graduates in struggling classrooms.
Apr. 26from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
High school seniors have five days to decide which college they want to attend in the fall. Cost is one big consideration for most of them.
Apr. 25from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
Inside a Los Angeles private school classroom, sophomores in an AP History class discussed the Mueller Report.
Apr. 18from KCRW Features
Thirteen parents in the college admissions cheating scandal pled guilty on Monday, including actress Felicity Huffman.
Apr. 9from Press Play with Madeleine Brand