Education

Grit, Luck and Money: Preparing Kids for College and Getting Them Through

Sun, 04/07/2013 - 9:00pm

More people are attending college than ever before, but many aren't finishing. Among low-income students, only nine percent complete a bachelor's degree by age 24.

#SheDocs Online Film Festival

Mon, 03/11/2013 - 2:00pm

Free online, March 1 – 31

#SheDocs brings you the best independent documentaries that tell the stories of women and girls defying odds and rising to leadership positions throughout history. Ten free films will be available online from March 1 – 31 in celebration of Women’s History Month and International Women’s Day!

TAVIS SMILEY REPORTS: Education Under Arrest

Fri, 09/27/2013 - 6:00pm

Tavis Smiley looks at the connection between the juvenile justice system and the dropout rate among American teens

180 Days: A Year Inside An American High School

Thu, 09/26/2013 - 7:00pm

Observe a team of teachers and school leaders dealing with teenagers and pressures on the administration. 

Screening/Talkback: 180 Days: A Year Inside An American High School

Mon, 03/18/2013 - 7:00pm

Join us for a preview screening of this intimate portrait of life for the first graduating class of Washington Metropolitan High School.

Original Minds on WXXI-TV

Tue, 09/25/2012 - 10:00am

Five teenagers stigmatized by being in Special Ed. struggle to articulate how their brains work, and discover that they are smarter than they thought.

Rochester Teen Film Festival

Entries are being accepted now!

Calling all Rochester youth to participate in this collaborative, juried media competition.

INDEPENDENT LENS: The Revisionaries

Mon, 01/28/2013 - 10:00pm

Learn why the textbook tempest in Texas is jeopardizing the next generation’s education. 

Healthy Musicians Series

Fri, 01/04/2013 - 8:40am

Violinist Carol Rodland talks with Classical 91.5's Brenda Tremblay about how Pilates makes her a stronger musician.