Education

American Graduate Day 2017

Sat, 10/14/2017 - 2:00pm

Broadcast live from Tisch WNET Studios in NYC, the 6th annual American Graduate Day

180 Days: Hartsville

Mon, 10/09/2017 - 7:00pm

A small town in rural South Carolina is trying to make an exceptional use of their elementary school system with exceptional results, despite the odds.  

America Reframed: Deej

Sat, 01/13/2018 - 4:00pm

A nonspeaking young man dreams of autistic civil rights.

Roadtrip Nation: The Next Mission

Tue, 11/07/2017 - 7:00pm

This episode follows three recent veterans as they journey cross-country to seek out fellow service members who have successfully transitioned into the workforce, and to obtain the insights they need to thrive in the next chapter of their own lives.

THE VIETNAM WAR Marathon Weekend

Sat, 11/11/2017 - 11:00am

THE VIETNAM WAR, a new 10-part, 18-hour documentary film series directed by Ken Burns and Lynn Novick, will air as a marathon offering November 11, 2017 from 11am-9pm & November 12th 12pm-8pm on WXXI-TV.

THE VIETNAM WAR: Episode Ten On-demand

Episode 10: The Weight of Memory (March 1973-Onward) on-demand to 10/15 and again 11/28-12/12. Saigon falls and the war ends. Americans & Vietnamese from all sides seek reconciliation.

THE VIETNAM WAR: Episode Nine On-demand

Episode 9: A Disrespectful Loyalty (May 1970-March 1973) on-demand to 10/15 and again 11/21-12/5. South Vietnam fights alone as Nixon and Kissinger find a way out for America. Some POWs return.

THE VIETNAM WAR: Episode Eight On-demand

Episode 8: The History of the World (April 1969-May 1970) on-demand to 10/15 and again 11/14-11/28. Nixon withdraws troops but upon sending forces to Cambodia the antiwar movement reignites.

THE VIETNAM WAR: Episode Seven On-demand

Episode 7: The Veneer of Civilization (June 1968-May 1969) on-demand to 10/15 and again 11/7-11/21. After chaos roils the Democratic Convention, Nixon, promising peace, wins the presidency.

THE VIETNAM WAR: Episode Six On-demand

Episode 6: Things Fall Apart (January 1968-July 1968) on-demand to 10/15 and again 10/31-11/14. Shaken by the Tet Offensive, assassinations and unrest, America seems to be coming apart.

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