YouTube http://kalw.org en The Spot 4.3.14 Racial profiling, neknomination, and Kurt Cobain http://kalw.org/post/spot-4314-racial-profiling-neknomination-and-kurt-cobain <p>Youth Radio podcast: <strong><a href="http://www.stitcher.com/podcast/youth-radio-8270">"An on-line challenge turns deadly"</a></strong>&nbsp; An online drinking challenge made popular in the UK and Australia has already been responsible for five deaths of men under 30 years old. Youth Radio’s Rafael Johns and his friends have been monitoring this trend on YouTube wondering if it will hit in the US.</p> Thu, 03 Apr 2014 14:47:12 +0000 Matt Martin 41876 at http://kalw.org The Spot 4.3.14 Racial profiling, neknomination, and Kurt Cobain A modern approach to an old-school problem, teaching kids math http://kalw.org/post/modern-approach-old-school-problem-teaching-kids-math <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">California has nearly a 1,000 charter schools, making it the most in the nation. Thirty-five of those are in the Oakland Unified School District. Charter school popularity has spurred education pedagogy research, the documentary </span><em style="line-height: 1.5;"><a href="http://www.takepart.com/waiting-for-superman/">Waiting for Superman</a></em><span style="line-height: 1.5;">, and has left lots of people wondering what these independent schools have to offer.</span></p><p> Tue, 05 Feb 2013 03:27:17 +0000 Stephanie Scerra 22654 at http://kalw.org A modern approach to an old-school problem, teaching kids math