Tuesday host Carousel Bayrd profiles public charter schools in the Verona Area School District and Madison Metropolitan School District. She speaks first with Dean Gorrell, Superintendent of Verona Area School District, about the four charter schools in Verona (New Century School, Core Knowledge Charter School, Verona Area International School, and Exploration Academy). Then Carousel speaks with Dr. Jennifer Cheatham, Superintendent of […]
Celebrating its 12th year, Nuestro Mundo Community School, a dual-language immersion school and part of the Madison Metropolitan School District, teaches more than Spanish and English, but promotes social activities in the community. Jan Miyasaki interviews its principal, Joshua Forehand, and board member Althea Dotzour for the 8 O’clock Buzz.
Students at La Follette High School are making the final edits to a series of bilingual podcasts that tell the story of Madison’s first dual language immersion program–in the community’s own words. Sergio González speaks with WORT’s Darien Lamen about the project.