South Side High School
Principal of South Side High School in Rockville Center, New York
America's "failing education system" has become a cliché of contemporary journalism — and it's most often blamed on the teachers.
Jan. 1, 2015from To the Point
No institution is more important to the US economy—or America’s role in the world—than public education. But no profession is more of a battlefield than public school teaching.
Sep. 2, 2014from To the Point
Evaluations of teachers based on student test scores have been made public in New York and Los Angeles . Will that make public schools better or worse?
Feb. 28, 2012from Which Way, L.A.?
Hill's estranged husband was shopping the "real story" behind their divorce. Then private photos and text messages showed up on conservative website.
Nov. 1from KCRW Features
More adults are living with their parents now than they have in more than a century. It’s a third of all adults under 34. But in Los Angeles, it’s more than 40% .
Oct. 16from Greater LA
Borderline Bar & Grill in Thousand Oaks has been closed since November 7, 2018, the night a Marine veteran walked in and shot and killed 12 people before taking his own life.
Nov. 6from Greater LA
Lots of news this week.
Oct. 11from Left, Right & Center
KCRW is carrying NPR’s live special coverage, hosted by Michel Martin, and featuring Senior Washington Editor and Correspondent Ron Elving and Congressional Correspondent Susan Davis.
Nov. 15from News Special Programming
Republican U.S. Senator Mitt Romney says President Trump’s withdrawal of soldiers protecting the Kurds violated “American honor.”
Oct. 24from To the Point
Two of the most urgent crises facing Americans---mental health and homelessness---are inextricably linked. The failure to see this has only made things worse.
Oct. 18from Scheer Intelligence
Testimony this week added a lot of detail.
Oct. 25from Left, Right & Center
What will change the minds of climate change skeptics? An astrophysics professor suggests reframing the climate debate in a more positive light -- as a result of human evolution.
Oct. 16from Press Play with Madeleine Brand