Education

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.

On-Demand Dropping Back In: American Graduate Series

Dropping Back In features half-hour programs which introduce some of America’s dropouts, the
issues they face and the people and programs helping them drop back in and get on with their educations and lives. Part of WXXI's American Graduate: Let's Make It Happen Initiative:

Peg + Cat + Holidays

Wed, 12/17/2014 - 12:00pm

Adorable, spirited Peg and her sidekick Cat embark on three holiday adventures and learn foundational math concepts and skills

ROC the Day

Tue, 12/02/2014 - 12:01am

Support WXXI's educational programs by participating in this one-day giving event.

America Abroad: "Global Girls' Education: Breaking Down Barriers"

Sun, 11/16/2014 - 9:00pm

It used to be that, in many parts of the world, educating a girl was not only a low priority but was prevented by social customs or economic pressures.

Dropping Back In: American Graduate Series

Fri, 11/14/2014 - 5:00am

Dropping Back In features half-hour programs which introduce some of America’s dropouts, the
issues they face and the people and programs helping them drop back in and get on with their educations and lives. Part of WXXI's American Graduate: Let's Make It Happen Initiative:

MAKERS: Women in Space Online Screening & Chat

Wed, 10/29/2014 - 4:00pm

MAKERS Women in Space Online Screening and Live Chat with NASA Astronaut Shannon Lucid

When: Wednesday, October 29 4-5PM ET

Connect to OVEE screening/chat site:  https://ovee.itvs.org/screenings/vb4br

We love BestBuddies "I'm in to Hire!"

Tue, 10/07/2014 - 6:00am

This national program promotes the business benefits of hiring people with intellectual and developmental disabilities (IDD).