Looking At What Changes Could Stick With Education After The Pandemic, The Argument Against Political Dynasties

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An education researcher helps us think about how changes made to education systems could linger once the pandemic has largely receded. Then we discuss a policy scholar’s proposal for a Constitutional amendment that would prevent lawmakers from propping up family members for gaining political power.

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Episode Credits

  • Rob Ferrett Host
  • Sarah Hopefl Technical Director
  • Natalie Guyette Producer
  • Dean Knetter Producer
  • Paul Reville Guest
  • Philip Wallach Guest