Education

Meria Carstarphen Gives Latest Updates on APS and COVID-19
On Point with Juandolyn Stokes
April 01, 2020 - 9:57 pm
Meria Carstarphen Gives Latest Updates on APS and COVID-19
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WAOK Staff
March 24, 2020 - 9:52 am
As a result of the ongoing pandemic, many schools across the country are halting classes and closing their doors in an effort to curb the outbreak. And even if their child's school isn't closing, many parents are choosing to pull their kids from class in order to self-isolate. But fortunately, your...
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Sister Talk: Meet APS Superintendent Dr. Meria Carstarphen
The Rashad Richey Morning Show
March 21, 2020 - 9:37 am
Dr. Rashad Richey and Dr. Meria Carstarphen discuss APS first confirmed case of COVID-19
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Dr. Rashad Richey and Dr. Meria Carstarphen discuss how APS will combat the Coronavirus
Jaymin Harris
The Rashad Richey Morning Show
March 17, 2020 - 9:34 am
Dr. Rashad Richey and Dr. Meria Carstaphen discuss how APS will combat Coronavirus.
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Rashad Richey and Graham Hege
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The Rashad Richey Morning Show
February 25, 2020 - 8:31 am
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11-Year-Old Discuss his "Anti-Bullying Backpack" Invention
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Real Estate 101 with Mary Gill
December 14, 2019 - 5:37 pm
Sixth-grader Makai Samuels-Paige sat down with Real Estate 101 host Mary Gill to talk about his patented invention called the Anti-Bullying Backpack. The backpack is used to record bullies confronting their victims and serve as recorded evidence to submit to the authorities. Paige discussed his...
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The Rashad Richey Morning Show
November 19, 2019 - 12:41 pm
Dr. Rashad Richey sits down with Vice President at Stukent, Brian Bean, who invented the Real World Classroom Teaching Model. Also in the studio, Michelle Head, economics teacher for Berkmar High School. Stukent Strives to improve financial literacy in High Schools through acquisition of Real-World...
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WAOK On Air
October 24, 2019 - 3:40 pm
October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month and WAOK proudly presented a three-part edition titled WAOK Goes Pink . Juadolyn Stokes hosted the program and invited a group of influential women to share testimonial stories of surviving breast cancer. Dr. Ryland Gore, MD also joined the program to...
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Jennifer Yen, special education teacher at Alexander Graham Bell School, joins the rally as Chicago Public Schools teachers picket, Thursday morning, Oct. 17, 2019, at Lane Tech High School in Chicago. Chicago teachers went on strike Thursday, marching on picket lines after failing to reach a contract deal with the nation's third-largest school district in a dispute that canceled classes for more than 300,000 students. (Colin Boyle/Chicago Sun-Times via AP)
October 17, 2019 - 3:07 pm
CHICAGO (AP) — Chicago teachers went on strike Thursday, marching on picket lines in defense of their union's "social justice" agenda after failing to reach a contract deal in a dispute that canceled classes for more than 300,000 students. The strike in the nation's third-largest school district...
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