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
Makers: Women Who Make America is a film that tells how women have helped shape America over the last 50 years with stories from one of the most sweeping social revolutions in our countryâ€™s history. The program premiers Tuesday, February 26, 2013 at 8:00 p.m. on WXXI-TV/HD (DT21.1/cable 1011 and 11).
In honor of Women's history month, Homework Hotline features NY State Makers: Women Who Made America. These women feature a variety of contributions to their fields and explain how they achieved what they have today and how they overcame obstacles to get there. The web feature by Homework Hotline parellels the national airing of Makers: Women Who Make America on PBS.