Episode 4: Three Stops on the A Train
October 31st, 2018
Coco and Bissiri go to public high schools a few miles away from each other
in Manhattan, but their experiences are worlds apart.
August 13th, 2018
While the Miseducation team gears up for the second half of Season 2,
Sabrina and Taylor check in with a few updates and some listening
recommendations to get you through summer.
Episode 3: Who Gets to Play?
July 2nd, 2018
David Garcia-Rosen and the Fair Play Coalition are fighting for black and
Hispanic students to have equal access to sports teams.
Episode 2: The Other End of the Spectrum
June 14th, 2018
The primary purpose of high school is to prepare students for college and
careers, but some schools do way better than others.
Episode 1: The Price of Specialized High Schools
May 31st, 2018
“It’s really dangerous for kids that come from privilege to only …
Introduction: 64 Years Late
May 17th, 2018
March 22nd, 2018
“How do we become the fairest big city in America? By listening to …
Extra Credit: The Hearing
December 18th, 2017
Members of Teens Take Charge testified at the City Council's hearing on
school integration earlier this month. Two of them – Whitney and Nelson – …
Extra Credit: Brian
November 12th, 2017
“I didn’t really know about the difference in education that …
Episode 6: Testimony
October 13th, 2017
The season finale features testimony from a dozen members of the
student-led group Teens Take Charge, which advocates for educational equity
at events across New York City.
Episode 5: The Movement
September 8th, 2017
A young activist from the Bronx attempts to integrate the city's public
Extra Credit: Noah
August 10th, 2017
On this Extra Credit, we spend 10 more minutes in Noah's world. He talks
about role models, gangs, and old friendships.
Episode 4: Who Needs Integration?
August 1st, 2017
Many education leaders say: Sure, integration would be nice, but we should
focus instead on equal resources. What do students think?
Episode 3: White Kids
June 26th, 2017
In the 1954 Brown v. Board ruling that outlawed school segregation, did the
Court miss an opportunity? One of the researchers essential to the case …
Analysis: The 'Diversity' Plan
June 13th, 2017
The city's new school diversity plan is the policy equivalent of a
last-minute gift delivered sans wrapping paper or card. The question now
Episode 2: Noah Goes to High School
May 22nd, 2017
With Noah as a guide, we delve into New York City's "open choice" high
school admissions process, which leads to hundreds of low-performing
Episode 1: Listen to Noah
April 21st, 2017
The season kicks off with the story of Noah, a high school student from
Brooklyn whose experiences provide a personal look into New York City's …