Fri January 31, 2014
Coming up on Connections: Friday, January 31st
12 noon: Randi Weingarten, president of the American Federation of Teachers, live in studio
1pm: 13 WHAM's Ginny Ryan leads a panel of guests just back from a humanitarian mission to Haiti
At noon, the president of the American Federation of Teachers is visiting Rochester. Randi Weingarten spends Friday morning with superintendent Bolgen Vargas before joining Connections live in studio. We're talking Common Core, standardized testing, teacher evaluations, and more.
At one, Intervol has just conducted another humanitarian mission to Haiti in an effort to build an orphanage. Four years after the earthquake, the poverty remains staggering. 13 WHAM's Ginny Ryan joins us to describe what she saw, and what Intervol is doing with the help of Constellation Brands.