Broadcast Bits

Teacher Talk
7:17 pm
Thu May 22, 2014

Teacher Talk, May 6th, 2014: Rhonda Johnson, CEA

CEA President Rhonda Johnson joins host Sue Misiak on Teacher Talk. She is retiring at the end of this school year and will then become Mayor Michael Coleman's Education Director. In her last appearance on Teacher Talk as CEA President, we're going to look at Rhonda's career as an education advocate and as a cheerleader for all those teachers who are dedicated to helping children.  

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Teacher Talk
7:11 pm
Thu May 22, 2014

Teacher Talk, April 15, 2014: Mark Real, KidsOhio.org

On this edition of Teacher Talk, host Sue Misiak speaks with Mark Real, President of KidsOhio.org. an online resource center for policy makers, educators, parents and community groups interested in improving education in Ohio. They'll discuss the defeat of the levy and what that means to the Columbus City School District, the role of charter schools and their impact, and  Mayor Coleman’s appointment of Rhonda Johnson as Education Czar.  

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Broadcast Bits
5:20 pm
Thu May 22, 2014

Memorial Day Radio Specials on WCBE FM

Tune in to 90.5FM this Monday, starting at 9am, for a variety of radio specials, including a Memorial Day documentary about the General Nelson M. Walker troopship, and music documentaries about The Beatles, Led Zeppelin, and Michael Jackson!

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WCBE Event
10:24 am
Tue April 29, 2014

Cancelled - WCBE's Beer, Bands & Barbeque at The Easton "World of Beer"

This event has been cancelled .

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Teacher Talk
10:04 am
Wed April 2, 2014

Teacher Talk, April 1st, 2014: Columbus Arts and Local Teachers

On this broadcast we’re going to learn about Triad 21. Through this program, COSI, The Columbus Museum of Art, and The Ohio Historical Society are providing professional development to help local teachers impact students’ 21st century learning.

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Teacher Talk
9:54 am
Wed April 2, 2014

Teacher Talk, March 18th, 2014: City Year at Linden McKinley STEM Academy

On our last program, we learned about City Year which strives to change attitudes and help those students who may be at-risk for dropping out of school. We're going to continue the conversation as we look specifically at the City Year program at Linden McKinley STEM Academy and talk with a corps member and a student. 

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Teacher Talk
9:36 am
Wed April 2, 2014

Teacher Talk, March 4th, 2014: City Year

The slogan for City Year is - Give a Year, Change the World. That's a pretty ambitious goal and Executive Director of City Year, Todd Tuney, will explain how they intend to achieve it - right here in the Columbus City School. 

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Webstream Outage
3:47 pm
Tue February 18, 2014

Website Technical Issues

WCBE's website is currently experiencing technical difficulties  due to server connectivity issues with NPR Digital Services.  Listeners may also experience technical difficulties with our website, including accessing our webstream, playlists, and events page. NPR Digital Services' development team is currently investigating and working to resolve this issue as soon as possible. We will provide an update as soon as our webstream service is restored.

Teacher Talk
12:00 pm
Tue February 18, 2014

Teacher Talk, February 18th, 2014: Interview with Tyler Steele (U.S. Green Bldg Council)

On today's program, we consider the impact of sustainable, green buildings and how they influence teaching and learning. The guest today are Tyler Steel, President of the U.S. Green Building Council, Center Ohio Chapter. 

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Teacher Talk
12:00 pm
Tue February 4, 2014

Teacher Talk, February 4, 2014: Interview with Cindy Wright and Teachers (iPad Project)

In the 21st century classroom, learning and technology go hand in hand. On this program, host Sue Misiak talks with Cindy Wright and 2 other Columbus City School teachers about an iPad project that is changing the way teachers teach and the way students learn. 

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Website Alert
7:36 pm
Thu January 30, 2014

wcbe.org Experiencing Technical Difficulties

At approximately 6:04PM, wcbe.org went down. NPR Digital Services is still working to resolve  intermittent connectivity issues on our website. While it is now live and operational, it is running a bit slower than usual. You may experience brief periods where the website is down. ​ Our webstream is unaffected.

Teacher Talk
1:09 pm
Tue January 21, 2014

Teacher Talk, January 21, 2014: Steve Shapiro and students

Host Sue Misiak speaks with the Program Director of Mosaic, Steve Shapiro and two of his students. We discuss Mosaic, a unique program which provides a humanities-based education experience beyond the classes at their home school. It is sponsored by the Education Council. 

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Teacher Talk
12:00 pm
Tue January 7, 2014

Teacher Talk, January 7, 2014: John Farley

Host Sue Misiak talks to John Farley, CEO of the Educational Council. In this interview we'll learn about the Council's efforts to prepare all students in Franklin County for success in college, careers and life through interdistrict programs and services.

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Holiday Programming 2013
3:44 pm
Tue December 31, 2013

New Year's Programming on WCBE!

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The staff here at WCBE wishes our listeners a very safe and happy New Year! Tune in to 90.5 FM to celebrate and hear great music programs!

Starting December 31st, New Year's Eve 

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Holiday Programming 2013
12:52 am
Tue December 24, 2013

From WCBE to You - A Day of Holiday Specials!

Here's what's coming up on WCBE from 9am to 3pm on Christmas Day! Have a safe and happy holiday!

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Teacher Talk
12:58 pm
Wed December 18, 2013

Teacher Talk, December 17, 2013: Rhonda Johnson

On this edition of Teacher Talk, host Sue Misiak speaks with the president of the Columbus Education Association, Rhonda Johnson. They discuss the CEA-sponsored Martin Luther King banquet, which honors individuals who have been so important to our community and to our schools.

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Teacher Talk
12:16 pm
Wed December 4, 2013

Teacher Talk, December 3, 2013: Dr. Dan Good

Host Sue Misiak speaks with Supt. Dr. Dan Good. In this interview they focus on the Good News from the Columbus City Schools - positive programs, achievements, and recognitions that don’t always make the newspapers or TV reports.

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Teacher Talk
12:14 pm
Wed December 4, 2013

Teacher Talk, November 19th, 2013

The Columbus International High School is an innovative facility which opened its doors this fall on the site of the historic North High School. On Teacher Talk we’ll learn more as we talk with Principal Ameer Kim El-Mallawany and teacher Deliana Soto. 

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Teacher Talk
12:05 pm
Wed December 4, 2013

Teacher Talk, November 5th, 2013: I Know I Can, PT 2

I Know I Can's Blueprint College Program helps parents plan for their child's college education. Executive Director Katina Fullen explains that volunteers conduct workshops and provide resources to aid Columbus families. 

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Teacher Talk
12:02 pm
Wed December 4, 2013

Teacher Talk, October 1st, 2013: I Know I Can, PT. 1

Tonight's program features I Know I Can, an organization which helps students get into college as well as aids them in finding  the money to pay for it. Executive Director Katina Fullen also tells us about the organization's 25th anniversary and a major gift from the Huntington. 

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