Education

Intelligence Squared US: Are Teachers' Unions to Blame for Our Failing Schools? on AM 1370

Sun, 04/11/2010 - 10:00pm

Could the teachers unions be protecting so many poorly performing teachers that they are failing the whole educational system?

Growing Greener Schools on WXXI-TV

Thu, 04/01/2010 - 10:00pm

Growing Greener Schools takes a look at green education and engaging students in green schoolyards and gardens, transportation, recycling, stewardship and more.

Point by Point: A Forum on Mayoral Control of Rochester City Schools on WXXI-TV

Thu, 04/01/2010 - 8:00pm

Mayor Bob Duffy and Rochester City School District Board President Malik Evans will meet at WXXI studios to answer questions regarding mayorial control of city schools. Watch it online!

Brizard's Sweeping Changes Outlined

Rochester City School Superintendent Jean-Claude Brizard presented his plan to reconfigure schools to the school board.

WXXI to Televise Forum on Mayoral Control

WXXI will host a live televised forum Thursday, April 1 at 8:00pm on Mayor Robert Duffy's proposal to take over control of Rochester City Schools.

High School Graduation Rates Announced

The New York State Education Department released its report on High School Graduation Rates locally.

New Poll Coming on Mayoral Control of RCSD

The Center for Governmental Research will conduct a survey of 2,000 Rochester residents to get their opinions on the possibility of Mayor Duffy taking control of Rochester City Schools.

Former Proponent Now a Critic of "No Child Left Behind"

Former Assistant Secretary of Education Diane Ravitch once supported "No Child Left Behind," but now she is openly critical of the policy.

City Council's Carolee Conklin on Mayoral Control

The Finance Committe Chair talks about the possibility of Mayoral Control of Rochester Schools.

For Love of Liberty: The Story of America's Black Patriots

Sun, 02/03/2013 - 12:00pm

From those early struggles to our current battles against global terrorism, African-Americans have risked their lives in defense of this nation in the dual effort to preserve freedom for their country while attempting to acquire it for themselves.