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Learn the Address

January-April, 2014

To commemorate the 150th anniversary of the Gettysburg Address, Ken Burns and PBS have launched a major national public outreach campaign to challenge everyone across the country, especially students, to video record themselves reading or reciting the Gettysburg Address.

Street Knowledge 2 College Webisodes


Street Knowledge 2 College
:  The new fifteen episode web series explores the lives of students and families at FREE L.A., an innovative high school school in South Los Angeles working to get youth off the school-to-jail track by providing traditional academic education and engaging students in community leadership. Watch On-Demand 

POV: Brooklyn Castle On-Demand

Follow five members of a champion chess team from a below-the-poverty-line junior high in Brooklyn.  Watch On-Demand

Building Adult Capabilities to Improve Child Outcomes

 

This 5-minute video depicts a theory of change for achieving breakthrough outcomes for vulnerable children and families. It describes the need to focus on building the capabilities of caregivers and strengthening the communities that together form the environment of relationships essential to children's lifelong learning, health, and behavior.

Room to Breathe

Wed, 11/06/2013 - 11:00am

A surprising story of transformation as struggling kids in a San Francisco public middle school are introduced to the practice of mindfulness meditation.

PBS Latino Americans Resources

 

Resources from the PBS Latino-Americans, a three-part documentary series chronicling the rich and varied history and experiences of Latinos over the past 500 years. Watch Online!

World Tourism Day

Fri, 09/27/2013 - 6:00am

WXXI Classical Hosts will be taking listeners on a musical journey on September 27th, World Tourism Day... Click through to see where we've been so far.

On-Demand: Latino Graduation Rates in Rochester: 1370 Connection

On-Demand: Latino Student Graduation Rates in Rochester: What issues do Latino students face in meeting their goal of graduating? What supports are in place to help them be successful from 1370 Connection.

WORDGIRL – “What's Up with WordGirl Week” WXXI KIDS Summer Learning Program

Mon, 08/05/2013 - 4:30pm

When School's Out The Learning Doesn't Stop!

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