Kevin Gavin http://wesa.fm en A Community Forum on the Education Achievement Gap http://wesa.fm/post/community-forum-education-achievement-gap <p>On October 29 as part of our Life of Learning Initiative, 90.5 WESA will host a <a href="http://www.publicbroadcasting.net/wesa/events.eventsmain?action=showEvent&amp;eventID=1437053">community forum </a>featuring a panel of experts to address the problem of Pittsburgh’s educational achievement gap.</p><p>Kevin Gavin is the Executive Producer for Special News Projects and says much of the forum will be devoted to exploring contributing factors to the gap.</p><p> Tue, 22 Oct 2013 19:41:03 +0000 Katherine Blackley 18551 at http://wesa.fm A Community Forum on the Education Achievement Gap Hedrick Smith: Who Stole the American Dream? http://wesa.fm/post/hedrick-smith-who-stole-american-dream <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span><strong><a href="http://hedricksmith.com/">Hedrick Smith</a></strong> is the Pulitzer Prize winning former reporter with the NY Times, Emmy Award winning reporter/producer for PBS’s Frontline. In his new book <em>Who Stole the American Dream</em>, the author talks with 90.5 WESA reporter <strong>Kevin Gavin</strong> about how the dream has been dismantled and we became two Americas. Wed, 20 Mar 2013 01:34:12 +0000 Heather McClain 4125 at http://wesa.fm Hedrick Smith: Who Stole the American Dream?