- Eye Opening
White progressive parents simultaneously root for and undermine diversity in public schools. Using the example of New York City public schools, award-winning radio reporter Chana Joffe-Walt, shows how well-meaning individuals’ strategies of influence end up hurting the overall system.
About the Podcast
Nice White Parents is a five-part series about building a better school system from Serial Productions, a New York Times Company. Its reporter and producer Chana Joffe-Walt has worked on This American Life (TAL)and Planet Money. Producer Julie Snyder is co-creator and co-producer of Serial with reporter and producer Sarah Koenig. Koenig was named one of Time magazine’s “100 Most Influential People” in 2015. Ira Glass is the winner of several Peabody Awards. Neil Drumming is a journalist. All of them are producers of This American Life.