This week, BronxTalk featured an interview with the Bronx representative on the newly formed Board of Education, Dr. Delores Fernandez. She spoke with host Gary Axelbank about her abstention in the vote on mayoral control, the concept of mayoral control, charter schools, how the system mgiht be run to maximum effiency, lessons learned from her tenure as president at Hostos CC, and numerous other topics. She also offered insight on the management style of borough president Ruben Diaz, Jr.
The show is posted on the web in two parts:
Parte one - http://bronxnet.fliggo.com/video/Uwl82KSI
Part two - http://bronxnet.fliggo.com/video/F0fI0qP8
BronxTalk, the borough's flagship talk show, will celebrate its 15th anniversary this October. It is seen live Monday nights at 9:00pm on channel 67 in the Bronx and streamed live on the web at http://bronxnet.org/home/live/webstreamtrial.html. It is hosted by Gary Axelbank and produced by Jane Folloro.
Viewers can see replays of BronxTalk at 9:30am, 3:30pm, and 9:00pm daily and the programs are archived at http://bronxnet.fliggo.com/category/bronxtalk .
Here's the schedule for upcoming editions of BronxTalk:
July 20 - History of DeWitt Clinton High School
July 27 - Council Debate, 11th District, Oliver Koppell/Anthony Cassino
August 3 - Bronx Democratic Chairman Carl Heastie