public radio

Kids with a radio in the classroom in 1943.

Public radio's teachable moment

May 29, 2014
The "spinach" factor was a built-in early on.
Posted In: onair, public radio, history, education technology, edtech, LearningCurve On-Air

More fun facts about the history of public radio

May 29, 2014
If you really want to geek out about radio as an educational technology.
Posted In: public radio, edtech, education technology, history

Which public radio host are you?

Mar 10, 2014
Answer a series of questions including: Who would you most like to interview?
Posted In: public radio

Top 10 reasons why Marketplace trumps Wait, Wait ... Don't Tell Me!

Mar 21, 2013
This past Monday, Southern California Public Radio (KPCC), created a March Madness bracket to finally determine the top dog of the public radio world. In round two, it's Marketplace versus Wait, Wait ... Don't Tell me!
Posted In: public radio, Sports

Kai Ryssdal vs. Garrison Keillor: The public radio Hunger Games

Jan 25, 2013
A thought for a Friday: If you had a public radio Hunger Games, who would win?
Posted In: Hunger Games, public radio

Court overturns political ad ban on public media shows

Apr 13, 2012
A federal appeals court in San Francisco has ruled that public radio and TV stations cannot be barred from running political messages. But does this mean public stations are about to get a flood of paid campaign messages?
Posted In: public radio, Political ads, media

Monsanto pulls public radio into its greenwash

Jun 26, 2009
American Public Media has been getting flogged recently by some of its listeners, the environmental website Grist, and others online for accepting...
Posted In: greenwash, marketplace, Monsanto, public radio