February 27, 2013

Adrian and Ethan close out Education Month on a rocket burst of high notes. Actor Stephen Macht comes to the studio to share the lessons of philosophy and philanthropy he's learned throughout his 40-year career in film, stage, and television. Teachers Across Borders' Co-Founder and Executive Director for US operations, Dr. Marilynn Hitchens, calls in from Colorado to discuss her organization's challenges and goals. 

And finally, in our Hero of the Week segment, John tells the tale of a young man, Yash Gupta, who turned breaking his own eyeglasses into a personal quest to bring better vision to the hundreds of millions worldwide who can't afford glasses of their own.  In 2010, Yash launched his charity, Sight Learning.