Education

State of the Re:Union with Al Letson: Dropouts to Graduates: The Story of the Care Center — An American Graduate Special

Sun, 06/09/2013 - 9:00pm

Al Letson visits the Care Center, an alternative school just for pregnant and parenting teens who’ve dropped out of high school in Holyoke, Massachusetts. 

Healthy Friday "Weight of the Nation" segment

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WXXI's Elissa Orlando interviewed Dr. Nancy Bennett from Center for Community Health about the Center's H.E.A.R.T. initiative.

State of the Re:Union with Al Letson: Back to the Basics — An American Graduate Special

Sun, 06/02/2013 - 9:00pm

State of the Re:Union's American Graduate coverage concludes with a special episode exploring school, community, and the dropout crisis in this country.

Ted Talks Education 2013 On-Demand:

Inspiring leaders on the topic of EDUCATION in this TED project hosted by John Legend. Watch On-Demand: 

State of The Re:Union: Summer in Sanctuary – An American Graduate Special

Sun, 05/12/2013 - 9:00pm

Based on the celebrated off-Broadway show by State of the Re:Union host Al Letson, Summer in Sanctuary — An American Graduate Special

Ted Talks Education

Tue, 05/07/2013 - 10:00pm

Hear inspiring leaders on the topic of learning in this TED project hosted by John Legend.

Listen On-Demand: Grit, Luck and Money: Preparing Kids for College and Getting Them Through


Listen On-Demand: More people are attending college than ever before, but many aren't finishing. Among low-income students, only nine percent complete a bachelor's degree by age 24.

The Dropout Dilemma on On-Demand

Thu, 12/15/2011 - 8:00pm

An American Graduate town hall meeting that looks at how the Rochester City School District's high drop out rate is impacting our community. Watch On-Demand:

On-Demand: Frontline: The Education of Michelle Rhee

On-Demand Program: Examine the legacy of controversial former chancellor of Washington, DC, public schools, Michelle Rhee.

On-Demand: TAVIS SMILEY REPORTS: Education Under Arrest

On-Demand Program: Explore the connection between the juvenile justice system and the dropout rate among American teens

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