Education

Left Behind, Dropping Out

Tue, 09/25/2012 - 12:00pm

Hosted by former NPR correspondent Andrea Seabrook, this radio program tackles the national high school dropout crisis.

What's your favorite children's book?

Share the title and a deserving child will receive a free book!

 

WXXI Remembers the Late Neil Armstrong

Mon, 08/27/2012 - 9:00pm

In memory of Neil Amstrong, WXXI-TV presents two documentaries highlighting space and his incredible journeys.

FRONTLINE: Dropout Nation

Mon, 09/23/2013 - 7:00pm

Witness a high-stakes experiment to rescue students prepared to quit high school without a diploma. 

American Graduate Day USA

Sat, 09/22/2012 - 1:00pm

full-day of broadcasts and outreach event dedicated to engaging our country around the dropout crisis.

Assignment the World Returns Weekly

Fridays at 6pm & 6:15pm – Starting September 14th

The world is getting smaller. Advances in technologies allow us to travel the globe in search of information. Television and computers bring the events of the world into our homes.

Homework Hotline Returns Weekdays

Monday-Thursday at 6pm – Starting September 10th

Designed for children in grades four through twelve, the program – which is now in its 22nd season – provides the tools students need to succeed with homework, and supports academic achievement across a variety of New York State Learning Standards.

American Graduate Day USA

Sat, 09/22/2012 - 1:00pm

In support of the public media initiative to help students stay on the path to on-time high school graduation and future success, WXXI presents American Graduate Day USA.

Free Screening of the New HBO Documentary "The Weight of the Nation"

Mon, 09/17/2012 - 7:00pm
Admission is first come, first served!

Join WXXI for a film that explores the childhood obesity epidemic, followed by a panel discussion.

WXXI's Open House

Sat, 09/15/2012 - 10:00am

WXXI opens its doors to the public on Saturday, September 15, 2012 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. for a day of fun, free activities for guests of all ages.

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