As students return to the classroom each fall, schools must confront the "summer slide" - the loss of knowledge and skills during the time away from the classroom. Is year-round education worth the added costs?Read more ›
Long, difficult process for licensure keeps them from practicing here.Read more ›
We'll air Kerri Miller's conversation with author Junot Diaz from the Fitzgerald Theater in St. Paul. His latest book is "This is How You Lose Her." This was the first Talking Volumes of the season.Read more ›
Author interviews, book picks, and lists
Kerri Miller joined MPR News in June 2004 as host of MPR's News' Midmorning and Talking Volumes. Before that she was an award-winning television reporter for KARE 11. She has been a radio and television news reporter since 1981.
Tom Weber has reported on K12 education and served as a general assignment reporter since joining MPR News in 2008. He was a news anchor and reporter for KWMU in St. Louis for more than five years. His reporting has aired on national radio programs, including "Morning Edition" and "Marketplace."
Stephanie Curtis has produced events, daily news shows, documentaries, conferences and call-ins for MPR News. She also was among the pioneering producers who launched The Current. You can hear her discuss movies every Thursday on The Cube Critics.