In the final part of our series Transforming Rochester Schools, a look inside efforts to turn around the district's largest school: East High School.
Following months of unsuccessful negotiations for a new teachers' contract, the district and the union are at an impasse.
This week on Need to Know Rochester, a look ahead to next week's State of our Schools speech by RCSD Superintendent Jean-Claude Brizard.
As part of our Making Sense of Mandates series, a report on New York State's law requiring school districts to bear the burden of proof in special education challenges.
Just 3 hours from Rochester, the Chautauqua Institute has been fostering artists, thinkers and all who wish to learn for 135 years.
Tue, 01/18/2011 - 10:00pm
Emily has Cerebral Palsy, and is learning not only to communicate, but also to reach her full potential as a human being.
Four Eastman students have made classical music station WQXR's list of Top Five Viral Videos of 2010. When the quartet Breaking Wind performed a fully choreographed Lady Gaga medley in wigs and sunglasses, “it wasn’t just funny; it was inspired,” writes Amanda Angel.
One of these players is interning at WXXI, but so far, she’s left her blonde wig at home.
Wed, 03/28/2012 - 12:00pm
Please join WXXI and the Rochester Philharmonic Orchestra for its second annual luncheon with guest speaker Dr. Margaret Martin, founder of LA's Harmony Project.
Rochester City School Board members say they need more time before deciding whether to close Schools 2 and 6.
Applications being accepted through January 17, 2011
AMERICAN EXPERIENCE will choose 40 college students to participate in its Student Freedom Ride in honor of its new film Freedom Riders.