Education

Upcoming Education Programming

Monday, September 11, 2017 - 4:30pm
Homework Hotline is a live statewide educational television program that provides students, in grades four through 12, with the tools needed to succeed in school.
Monday, January 1, 2018 - 3:10pm
PBS LearningMedia New York is the go-to destination for instant access to 120,000+ education-ready, digital resources including videos, audio, photos, images, lesson plans, handouts, primary & secondary documents, self-paced lesson modules and more for preK-12 classrooms and students! You can search, save, and share with ease. Best of all, the service is free for NY educators and students.
Monday, January 1, 2018 - 3:10pm
WXXI Education e-Newsletter is a monthly update provided by email and online as a PDF.2017-2018 Education E-Newsletters
Monday, January 8, 2018 - 4:00am
Dropping Back In features half-hour programs which introduce Americans that didn't complete high school, theissues they face and the people and programs helping them drop back in and get on with their educations and lives.
Tuesday, January 23, 2018 - 7:00pm
Can a school save a community? Oyler: One School, One Year asks just that, telling the story of a Cincinnati public school fighting to break the cycle of poverty.. Airing on WXXI-World 21.2/cable 1275.
Wednesday, January 24, 2018 - 7:00pm
Explore the story behind the Polynesian pipeline to the NFL through the lives of high school players in Utah.
Friday, February 2, 2018 - 7:00pm
WXXI Kids 24/7 brings Odd Squad: The Movie to Family Movie Night! Friday, February 2nd from 7 to 9 pm, and repeating on Saturday and Sunday evenings.
Monday, February 5, 2018 - 6:00am
Valentine's Day Crafts for Kids, Recipes and Shows to Watch Together

On-Demand Education Programming

The largely invisible and often crushing struggles of young African-American men come vividly — and heroically — to life in All the Difference, which traces the paths of two teens from the South Side of Chicago who dream of graduating from college.
Vietnam veterans from the New York tri-state area discuss their service and the war.
Veterans from the New York tri-state area share stories of coming home after service.
WXXI is here with resources for developing strategies to discuss emergencies, news headlines and when tragedy strikes.  Learn how to use discussion prompts, media, songs, books and activities to calm kids' fears, stimulate their minds, and encourage them to think about their place in today's world. WXXI has gathered the best in public media resources from PBS Parents, Arthur, Mr. Rogers, Sesame Street, Daniel Tiger's Neighborhood and Newshour Extra to assist you.
In rural America, children face the prospect of a compromised future. Class of '27 focuses on early childhood education in struggling communities, highlighting the efforts of people guiding children toward graduating high school in '27.

 

Upcoming Events

Fri, 01/05/2018 - 8:00am
PBS Stories of Service is collaborating with Wavelength to bring you veteran stories from across the country. Enjoy a new story every week.
Mon, 01/29/2018 - 7:00pm
This film explores the pivotal role historically black colleges and universities have played over the course of 150 years in American history, culture, and identity.