Education

FRONTLINE's Education Hour: A Subprime Education & The Education of Omarina

Tue, 09/13/2016 - 9:00pm

FRONTLINE presents two films: “A Subprime Education” examines allegations of fraud and predatory behavior in the troubled for-profit college industry and “The Education of Omarina” of a young at-risk girl from middle school to college.

APM Reports: What it Takes: Chasing Graduation at High Poverty High Schools

Sun, 09/04/2016 - 9:00pm

There is virtually no way to make a legal living these days without at least a high school diploma. Still, nearly 20 percent of students don't finish. Why?

TED Talks: "Education Revolution"

Tue, 09/13/2016 - 10:00pm

TED Talks: Education Revolution, hosted by author, producer, and comedian Baratunde Thurston and actor and singer Sara Ramirez, focuses on how education is changing to adapt to our new digital world.

Spare the Rod: Reforming School Discipline from APM Reports

Sun, 08/28/2016 - 9:00pm

Kids who are suspended or expelled from school are more likely to drop out and more likely to wind up in prison than kids with similar behaviors who are not kicked out. Kids of color are more likely to be suspended or expelled than white kids are. So what's really the issue here?

A Wider World

Sat, 07/02/2016 - 9:30am

A series that showcase the abilities of individuals who have overcome obstacles and misconceptions.

Odd Squad: Agents of Change

Wed, 06/22/2016 - 4:30pm

Odd Squad has an all-new one-hour special to kick off season 2: Odd Squad: Agents of Change on WXXI-TV.

The Rule

Tue, 06/07/2016 - 6:30pm

The Rule tells a rare story of success. In Newark, New Jersey, where the average high school graduation rate is abysmal, St. Benedict's Prep is the exception - with a near 100 percent college acceptance rate. 

The Rule

Sat, 06/11/2016 - 9:30am

The Rule tells a rare story of success. In Newark, New Jersey, where the average high school graduation rate is abysmal, St. Benedict's Prep is the exception - with a near 100 percent college acceptance rate. 

The Rule

Wed, 06/08/2016 - 3:30pm

The Rule tells a rare story of success. In Newark, New Jersey, where the average high school graduation rate is abysmal, St. Benedict's Prep is the exception - with a near 100 percent college acceptance rate. 

Admissions on Trial On-Demand

Admissions On Trial: Seven Decades of Race and Higher Ed looks at many universities, race helps determine who’s admitted. But a Supreme Court case could soon end that nationwide. We trace this issue from 1946 to today, and examine what race-blind admissions might look like.

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