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About City Inside/Out

Seattle is a vibrant and complex city, and the Seattle Channel's City Inside/Out with Brian Callanan brings you thoughtful, in-depth reports and discussions about important local issues every week.

Brian Callanan is a five-time Emmy winner who currently serves as a host, producer, and moderator for the Seattle Channel, where he's worked since 2011. His career in broadcast journalism began in 1995, and includes an 11-year stint as a reporter and anchor for Q13 News. Brian won the Seattle Municipal League's Civic Award for Government News Reporting in 2016. He lives with his wife and two daughters in West Seattle.

City Inside/Out: Evaluating Education
City Inside/Out: Evaluating Education
During the state`s legislative session, lawmakers faced pressure to preserve "No Child Left Behind" funds as well as link teacher and principal evaluations to student test scores. We get a post-session recap on education-related bills. Randy Dorn, state superintendent of public instruction, joins us in the studio. Did our lawmakers in Olympia make the grade? We also hear from House Education Chair Rep. Sharon Tomiko Santos (D-Seattle); Washington Education Association President Kim Mead; Garfield High School math teacher Karen Gunn and Liv Finne, director of the Center for Education at the Washington Policy Center.