Education

Confronting the Wall

Fri, 08/26/2016 - 4:00am

From the streets of Rochester, NY’s crime-ridden inner city to the flavelas of Brazil, young street artists explore how art brings forth the power to see beyond, move beyond, grow beyond the walls that poverty builds around them.

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.

Stop the Drop On-Demand

A civic summit about engaging students in their future. 

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