students http://kalw.org en Richmond exhibit explores childcare's wartime origins http://kalw.org/post/richmond-exhibit-explores-childcares-wartime-origins <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">For those who do have little ones, the Bay Area has a lot of preschools for you. There are close to 200 in San Francisco alone. And that’s not even counting Head Start programs, which operate in all 50 states.&nbsp;</span></p><div>Many people believe that Head Start was America’s first government-run educational program for young children. It launched in 1964. But World War II actually produced an earlier model, right here in the city of Richmond.</div><p> Thu, 15 Aug 2013 05:06:17 +0000 Steven Short 31621 at http://kalw.org Richmond exhibit explores childcare's wartime origins Today on Your Call: How are college campuses becoming radicalized? http://kalw.org/post/today-your-call-how-are-college-campuses-becoming-radicalized <p><span style="letter-spacing: 0px">On the next Your Call, we&rsquo;ll talk about how global events are inspiring political action.&nbsp;</span><span><b> </b></span><span style="letter-spacing: 0px">On March 1st, protesters in support of Occupy Education California will begin a &ldquo;99 Mile March for Education and Social Justice&rdquo; to the capitol building in Sacramento.&nbsp; What historical or recent event encouraged you to get politically involved?&nbsp; Join us at 10 or email <a href="mailto:feedback@yourcallradio.org"><span style="text-decoration: underline">feedback@yourcallradio.o Thu, 01 Mar 2012 08:00:00 +0000 Ali Budner 6716 at http://kalw.org Today on Your Call: How are college campuses becoming radicalized? Today on Your Call: What’s working in schools? http://kalw.org/post/today-your-call-what%E2%80%99s-working-schools <p>&nbsp;</p> Wed, 01 Feb 2012 08:00:00 +0000 Ali Budner 5233 at http://kalw.org Today on Your Call: What’s working in schools?