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America Reframed: College Week

Tue, 06/07/2016 - 8:00pm

As graduation season commences, College Week is an insider’s perspective, rarely represented in mainstream media, about a tenacious group of teachers at Spencer Elementary Technology Academy. The school, located in Chicago’s Austin neighborhood, is committed to providing its students with access to technology, while setting high standards of excellence.

Stories from the Classroom

Sun, 06/12/2016 - 6:30pm

Local USA presents three short documentaries featuring unique stories from emerging Latino filmmakers: The Smallest Step (William Caballero) animates 3D modeled avatars of diverse high school students against real world backdrops; Overcomers (Gabriela Lopez de Dennis) highlights two teenagers succeeding despite the odds stacked against them; and Every Girl Matters (Gl

Stories from the Classroom

Mon, 12/12/2016 - 6:00pm

Local USA presents three short documentaries featuring unique stories from emerging Latino filmmakers: The Smallest Step (William Caballero) animates 3D modeled avatars of diverse high school students against real world backdrops; Overcomers (Gabriela Lopez de Dennis) highlights two teenagers succeeding despite the odds stacked against them; and Every Girl Matters (Gl

Stories from the Classroom

Tue, 06/07/2016 - 6:00pm

Local USA presents three short documentaries featuring unique stories from emerging Latino filmmakers: The Smallest Step (William Caballero) animates 3D modeled avatars of diverse high school students against real world backdrops; Overcomers (Gabriela Lopez de Dennis) highlights two teenagers succeeding despite the odds stacked against them; and Every Girl Matters (Gl

Local USA: Beyond the Classroom

Fri, 06/10/2016 - 11:00am

Schools across America are incorporating real world job skills into their curriculums, training the next generation of farmers, scientists and engineers. Airs 6/6 at 6pm & 9pm on WXXI-World

Local USA: Beyond the Classroom

Fri, 03/03/2017 - 11:00am

Schools across America are incorporating real world job skills into their curriculums, training the next generation of farmers, scientists and engineers. Airs 2/27/17 at 6pm & 9pm on WXXI-World and re-airs on 2/28 at 10am & 4pm and 3/3 11am

Local USA: Beyond the Classroom

Mon, 06/06/2016 - 6:00pm

Schools across America are incorporating real world job skills into their curriculums, training the next generation of farmers, scientists and engineers. Airs 6/6 at 6pm & 9pm on WXXI-World

Craft in America: SERVICE Episode On-Demand

On-Demand

Craft in America: SERVICE episode Documenting craft and the military and the power of the handmade to inspire and heal. Featuring papermaker Pam DeLuco, saddler Eugene Burks Jr., and ceramic artists Ehren Tool, Judas Recendez and Peter Voulkos. (Aired Nov. 2014) 

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WXXI Auction 2016

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Do you have a connection to Rochester’s garment industry?

Share your story here!

While researching for this documentary we were amazed to find so many people with connections to the garment industry. There were so many great stories of family members who worked in the trade. You may have a similar connection, and if so we encourage you to share your own family story right here in the comment section.

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