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WXXI KIDS 2013 Summer Learning Program

Mon, 06/03/2013 - 6:30am

When School's Out The Learning Doesn't Stop! June 3rd-August 9th

Ted Talks Education 2013 On-Demand:

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

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

On-Demand:180 Days: A Year Inside An American High School


On-Demand Series:
Observe a team of teachers and school leaders dealing with teenagers and pressures on the administration. Access discussion guides to hold your own talkback!

Makers: Women Who Make America On-Demand Resources

Mon, 03/11/2013 - 2:00pm

 

WXXI celebrates Women's History Month with a special  on-demand collection of video interviews associated with PBS Makers: Women Who Make America.

Explore the following video on-demand inspirational stories from national and local MAKERS!



MAKERS: Excellence in Education Award

Mon, 03/11/2013 - 2:00pm

MAKERS will recognize the unsung efforts of teachers that go beyond the "call of duty" to foster innovation, creativity and growth in the classroom, providing a positive impact for students and their local communities. One female teacher will be selected to receive a $10,000 grant

Ursula Burns: CEO of Xerox Interview On-Demand from "Makers: Women Who Make America"

Mon, 02/11/2013 - 7:00pm

Watch the Interview with Ursula Burns, Xerox CEO featured in PBS's national Makers: Women Who Make America

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