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Teacher Talk
1:33 pm
Tue May 7, 2013

Teacher Talk, May 7th 2013: I-Pad Project

We take a look at an innovative I-Pad project that is being piloted in many of our Columbus middle schools, changing the way teachers teach and the way students learn.

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9:36 am
Fri May 3, 2013

Heavy Rotation: 5 Songs Public Radio Can't Stop Playing; w/Maggie B.!

Richard Dumas / Matador Records NPR Music

Heavy Rotation is a special online series hosted NPR Music. Each month, NPR Music asks public radio DJs from across the country to share their favorite new songs. In this installment of Heavy Rotation — we'll hear more of public radio's new favorite songs, including a pick from our very own Maggie Brennan!

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2:54 am
Thu April 18, 2013

Spotify's "I Heart it First on Public Radio" Playlist Tutorial

How does it work?

The playlist is open and collaborative, which means anyone with a Spotify account can add a track to it. However, you do not need a Spotify account to stream the playlist.

How do I add a track?
1. Follow this link to launch the playlist in your internet browser.
2. Click on the username prmm.

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Teacher Talk
1:44 pm
Tue April 16, 2013

Teacher Talk, April 16 2013: Sherry Rose-Bond

Sherry Rose-Bond, the Head of the Office of Assessment for the Columbus City Schools is Sue's guest. She is not only our testing expert, but she is an authority on Jane Austen.

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2:37 am
Tue April 16, 2013

Jesse Dee & James Hunter Tonight on The World Cafe @8pm!

Jesse Dee from his Live from Studio A performance yesterday, April 17th at WCBE!
1:45 pm
Mon April 15, 2013

Alligator Records Celebrates PRMM with Free Sampler - Available Until May 11th

In celebration of Public Radio Music Month, Alligator Records has released Blues & Roots, a free 17-song sampler, featuring blues, roots, and R&B songs selected from throughout the label’s 42-year history.

Download your copy here.

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12:49 pm
Tue April 9, 2013

Public Radio Music Month 2013

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Teacher Talk
12:42 pm
Tue April 2, 2013

Teacher Talk, April 2, 2013: Rhonda Johnson, Phil Hayes (CEA)

Columbus Education Association (CEA) President Rhonda Johnson and Vice President Phil Hayes, look at some of the problems and some of the positives of this school year.

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11:24 am
Wed March 20, 2013

Weeknight Kitchen: Cauliflower with Saffron and Pasta

Is saffron — the legendarily expensive, hand- harvested spice — worth the money? Yes, if it's allowed to be the star. 

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Teacher Talk
12:49 pm
Tue March 19, 2013

Teacher Talk, March 19th 2013: Adult Basic Literacy Education program (ABLE)

Guests Barb Seib and Paula Fistick discuss how help with literacy skills, specifically math and English, is being provided to adult learners. Our district is helping Columbus families through programs like ABLE, Adult Basic Literacy Education

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Special Weather Conditions
6:07 am
Wed March 6, 2013

Snow Emergencies

Updated 3/25/2013 at 10:32 AM

The following counties are under a Level 1 snow emergency:

  • Coshocton
  • Fairfield
  • Guernsey
  • Knox
  • Logan
  • Marion
  • Morrow
  • Muskingum
  • Perry
  • Pickaway
  • Pike
  • Union
  • Vinton

LEVEL 1: Roadways are hazardous with blowing and drifting snow. Roads may also be icy. Motorists are urged to drive very cautiously.

Teacher Talk
12:00 am
Sun March 3, 2013

Teacher Talk, March 3rd 2013: Annette Jefferson

Sue's guest Annette Jefferson is a teacher and a performer who shares her insights about bringing history to life. This retired educator portrays historical people and teaches students at Duxberry Elementary School to do the same.

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Saturday Documentary Special
11:21 am
Fri March 1, 2013

Life in 2030 - March 2, 2013 @ 3pm on 90.5 FM


Coming up this Saturday, March 2nd at 3pm, it's "Life in 2030": Robots that fight fires, cars that drive themselves, clothes that prevent illness—are they the stuff of science fiction? Or are they more likely than we think? “Life in 2030,” a one-hour special from the radio series Engineers of the New Millennium, explores the latest discoveries to give listeners an idea of how technology will shape our lives in the not-too-distant future. 

Broadcast Bits
11:02 am
Wed February 20, 2013

America Abroad Radio Special: Obama's Foreign Policy Challenges

AP, Carolyn Kaster http://www.americaabroad.org

Coming up on the next America Abroad: From unrest in the Middle East, to a rising China, to Europe's economic woes, the next Obama administration will face a series of foreign policy challenges. As President Obama's second term gets underway, we'll examine the major foreign policy issues on his plate.

Tune in for this edition of America Abroad this Saturday, February 23rd, on 90.5 FM WCBE FM and HD Columbus, 106.3 FM Newark!

Teacher Talk
12:00 am
Tue February 19, 2013

Teacher Talk, February 19th 2013: Denny Mulloy

On this episode of Teacher Talk, we learn about the Juvenile Detention Center, the teachers who work there and the special challenges they face as well as the rewards they reap. And we'll hear how the Columbus City Schools are there for all members of the community.

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Saturday Documentary Special
1:37 pm
Wed February 13, 2013

The Blue Note Sound, Saturday, February 15th at 3p.m.

Various jazz musicians on the Blue Note record label.

Coming up this Saturday afternoon at 3 o'clock, it's The Blue Note Sound! It's our third special for African-American history month. The Blue Note record label attracted many of the true giants in jazz, bringing African-American artists into the attention of the mainstream, changing the direction of jazz forever.

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Saturday Documentary Special
11:43 am
Tue February 5, 2013

Maya Angelou's Black History Month Special

Maya Angelou

Join us this Saturday, February 9th, at 3pm for this hour-long Black History Month radio program. This special features milestone conversations with Maya Angelou and lauded African Americans who tell the stories of a culture through the entertainment industry, award-winning music, opportunities for philanthropy and the pursuit of peace. Join a Grammy, Emmy, Academy Award, Golden Globe and Nobel Prize winning group of voices with the poetic, historical commentary of Maya Angelou. Guests include:

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