July 19, 2012
[Original Airdate: September 24, 2010] URBAN EDUCATION: VISIONS AND PITFALLS Milwaukee Public Schools face daunting hurdles. Is there a vision for urban education? Is it optimistic yet grounded in reality? Can anybody change the direction of urban education? With Host ENRIQUE FIGUEROA, PhD, Director, Roberto Hernández Center, UW-Milwaukee and with guests THANDEKA CHAPMAN, PhD, Associate Professor of Urban Education, UW-Milwaukee; MARY DIEZ, PhD, Dean of the School of Education, Alverno College; ROXANNE STARKS, President of both the Wisconsin PTA and Milwaukee PTA; and GREGORY THORNTON, EdD, Milwaukee Public Schools Superintendent.