Education

Hélène Biandudi Hofer Receives CDR Award for Coverage on Disability Issues

Thu, 07/20/2017 - 7:00pm

Hélène Biandudi Hofer, host and producer of WXXI’s weekly news and public affairs program Need to Know, was honored at the Center for Disability Rights’ Annual Americans with Disabilities Act Gala Fundraiser at the Rochester Museum and Science Center July 20, 2017.

WXXI Kids 24/7

Fri, 09/15/2017 - 6:00am

WXXI Kids 24/7 is a TV channel and livestream dedicated to PBS KIDS programming when and where you want it.

Survey: Anti-Poverty Initiative Community Priorities

Thu, 07/30/2015 - 5:16pm

Survey: United Way is asking for your feedback on the Rochester-Monroe Anti-Poverty Initiative. Please considering sharing your thoughts by taking their survey.

The Homestretch

Thu, 01/05/2017 - 11:00am

This film follows three homeless teens as they fight to stay in school, graduate, and build a future. Airing on WXXI-World, January 2, 2016 at 7pm. (Re-air dates through 1/5/17)

Recognize an American Graduate Champion

Fri, 10/09/2015 - 9:42am

Do you know a champion for education in our community? Recognize them as an American Graduate Champion! Share how they have made the commitment to help children and young people succeed by recognizing them as an American Graduate Champion.

Host Your Own American Promise Screening

February-April, 2014

Host your own screening/discussion of a film that traces the experiences of an African-American boy and his friend at a prestigious private school for 13 years. DVD & Discussion Guide Available.

Innovation Conversation: Middle School Moment

Mon, 09/24/2012 - 7:00pm

Join WXXI’s Innovation Trail for a community conversation event about the dropout crisis in Rochester and upstate New York, part of WXXI American Graduate Week

 

Fizzy's Healthy Recipe Contest

Kids! Submit the healthiest, most delicious and kid-friendly recipes.

Class of '27: America Reframed On-Demand

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.

Reflections of the Vietnam War

Fri, 12/08/2017 - 8:30pm

Reflections on The Vietnam War focuses on Ken Burns and Lynn Novick’s latest collaboration -- the epic story of the Vietnam War as it has never before been told on film.

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