Take Note: "Schooled" Podcast Creator Gives Insider Look At Public School System

Aug 4, 2017

Savannah Zayas and her daughter Layla travel miles from home to find a safe, clean playground.
Credit Jessica Kourkounis / Keystone Crossroads

“Schooled” is a new podcast from Keystone Crossroads that takes listeners inside public schools. Season 1 follows Savannah Zayas, a teen mom in a tough area of Philadelphia who is determined to get a diploma. Kevin McCorry, WHYY’s Keystone Crossroads education reporter, interviewed Savannah over the course of more than a year in order to make the podcast. WPSU's Emily Reddy talked with McCorry and Zayas about "Schooled.