Education

For Ahkeem from America Reframed

Tue, 02/13/2018 - 8:00pm

For Ahkeem is the coming-of-age story of Daje Shelton, a Black 17-year-old girl in North St. Louis. She fights for her future and navigates the marginalized neighborhoods, biased criminal justice policies and economic devastation that have set up many Black youth like her to fail.

Tell Them We are Rising on WXXI-TV

Mon, 02/19/2018 - 9:00pm

This film explores the pivotal role historically black colleges and universities have played over the course of 150 years in American history, culture, and identity. 

Mister Rogers' Neighborhood 50th Anniversary Celebration with Daniel Tiger's Neighborhood

Mon, 02/26/2018 - 9:30am

Watch Daniel Tiger's Neighborhood episodes paired with the Mister Rogers' Neighborhood episodes that inspired them! Celebrate the 50th anniversary of Mister Rogers' Neighborhood ! Watch episodes on WXXI-TV all week (2/26-3/2 at 9:30am & 10am.  Also re-airing on WXXI Kids 24/7 channel  at 4 pm and 12am. and on March 2-4 Family Movie Night.

ANIMALS WITH CAMERAS, A Nature Miniseries

Wed, 01/31/2018 - 8:00pm

Witness the secret lives of animals as never before, as this three-part series uncovers truly unprecedented behavior.

Family Movie Night: Mister Rogers' Neighborhood 50th Anniversary Celebration

Fri, 03/02/2018 - 7:00pm

It's Family Movie Night! Watch two Daniel Tiger's Neighborhood episodes and the Mister Rogers' Neighborhood episodes that inspired them. Celebrate the 50th anniversary of Mister Rogers' Neighborhood! Watch on the WXXI Kids 24/7 channel, Friday March 2, 2018 at 7-9pm, repeating on Saturday and Sunday evenings at the same times.

Class of '27: America Reframed On-Demand

In rural America, children face the prospect of a compromised future. Class of '27 focuses on early childhood education in struggling communities, highlighting the efforts of people guiding children toward graduating high school in '27.

Reflections of the Vietnam War

Fri, 12/08/2017 - 8:30pm

Reflections on The Vietnam War focuses on Ken Burns and Lynn Novick’s latest collaboration -- the epic story of the Vietnam War as it has never before been told on film.

FRONTLINE: Poor Kids with 2017 Update on WXXI-World

Wed, 11/29/2017 - 9:00pm

Follow three young girls growing up amidst their families’ struggles against financial ruin. This an intimate portrait of the economic crisis as it’s rarely seen, through the eyes of children. See the new follow-up to their story 5 years later.

Take Me Home Huey

Tue, 11/21/2017 - 11:00pm

Take Me Home Huey tells the journey of a Medevac helicopter, nearly destroyed during the Vietnam War, as it is resurrected and transformed into colorful sculpture and shows how the arts can help people heal.

Secrets of Spanish Florida – A Secrets of the Dead Screening

Mon, 12/11/2017 - 6:30pm

Join WXXI and its partner, Friends of Ganondagan, for a free screening of this film that follows a team of archaeologists, scientists and historians to reveal colonial America’s Spanish roots.

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