Education

The Bad Kids on WXXI-World

Wed, 03/22/2017 - 7:30pm

Extraordinary educators believe that empathy and life skills, more than academics, give underserved students command of their own futures.

Ken Burns: America's Storytellers

Mon, 03/06/2017 - 9:00pm

Join host Tom Hanks for a celebration of filmmaker Ken Burns, whose nearly four-decade career has resulted in some of the most acclaimed historical documentaries ever made. Get an exclusive look at his newest series THE VIETNAM WAR coming in September, 2017

The Vietnam War: First Look

Get a first look at THE VIETNAM WAR, a ten-part, 18-hour documentary film series directed by Ken Burns and Lynn Novick that will air on PBS & WXXI-TV in September 2017.

The One That Got Away On-Demand

The One That Got Away tells the story of Tourrie Moses and reveals how the intertwined forces of home life, school life and street life can negatively impact youth, particularly one growing up in impoverished conditions.

The One That Got Away Screening

Mon, 04/10/2017 - 7:00pm

Join us for a free screening of a film that examines the life of an at-risk youth, followed by a panel discussion.

NOVA: The Origami Revolution

Wed, 02/15/2017 - 9:00pm

The centuries-old tradition of folding two-dimensional paper into three-dimensional shapes is inspiring a scientific revolution.

The Bad Kids

Mon, 03/20/2017 - 10:00pm

Extraordinary educators believe that empathy and life skills, more than academics, give underserved students command of their own futures.

Daniel Tiger App Helps Parents Teach About Feelings

Thu, 02/02/2017 - 7:00pm

Grr-ific News! Daniel Tiger for Parents App gives parents and children the opportunity to learn together about feelings, self-control, responsibility, kindness, and more -- at home or on the go, using songs and videos to help.

 
The FREE Daniel Tiger’s Neighborhood app helps to make parenting preschoolers a little easier and more fun!
 

Emperor Science Award 2017: 10th & 11th grade science students

Thu, 01/26/2017 - 7:00pm

Calling all 10th and 11th graders who love science: Apply for the Emperor Science Award – if selected, you will be paired with a mentoring scientist to collaborate virtually on a cancer research project.

Educator Webinar: Keep Going! Create a Culture of Perseverance in HS Math Classrooms

Thu, 01/26/2017 - 7:00pm

In this webinar, join us for an interactive discussion and demonstration of new professional development resources supporting the development of perseverance in the high school math classroom. You'll leave this webinar with resources and strategies you can use tomorrow!

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