Every week we end our show with some “sabiduría” – or words of wisdom. They often say that wisdom comes comes with age, but sometimes it feels like the grown-ups are doing it all wrong and it’s the youngest among us who really “get it.”
So, in honor of our “Kids!” episode, we decided to take a trip to P.S. 154 in the South Bronx in New York City to get some life lessons from Ms. Becker’s fourth grade class.
Marlon Bishop is a radio producer and journalist with a focus on Latin America, New York City, music and the arts. He got his start in radio producing long-form documentaries on Latin music history for the public radio program Afropop Worldwide. After a stint reporting for the culture desk at New York Public Radio (WNYC), Marlon spent several years writing for MTV Iggy, MTV's portal for global music and pop culture. Marlon has also lived and travelled all over Latin America, reporting stories as a freelancer for NPR, Studio 360, The World, the Village Voice, Billboard and Fusion, among other outlets.