Berkeley High School proposes to eliminate before and after-school day science labs in order to shift funds to help struggling students. The move angers some parents and teachers who feel that the science program is a model for the state.

Berkeley High School Science Labs 13 January,2010forum

Guests:
Mardi Sicular-Mertens, senior member of the Berkeley High School Science Department
Peggy Scott, parent on the Berkeley High School Governance Council
Jill Tucker, education writer for The San Francisco Chronicle
Karen Hemphill, president of the Berkeley Unified School District Board of Education

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