Rhode Island PBS Weekly

Rhode Island PBS Weekly 5/14/2023

Season 4 Episode 20 | 27m 9s  | Video has closed captioning.

Michelle San Miguel interviews educator David Upegui, who grew up experiencing homelessness, and has now received the nation’s highest honor for STEM teachers. He shares his unique outlook on how he has improved—and even saved—students’ lives. Then, a second look at the issue of critical race theory. The term has become a catchall for the debate over what, and if, we teach about race in schools.

Aired: 05/14/23

Rating: NR

Problems Playing Video? | Closed Captioning

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