Education

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.

Frontline: The Education of Michelle Rhee

Wed, 03/13/2013 - 6:00pm

Examine the legacy of controversial former chancellor of Washington, DC, public schools, Michelle Rhee.

Talking with Kids About News & Tragedy: Ages & Stages Approach for Home & Classroom

Developing strategies for discussing today's headlines is especially difficult when tragedy strikes.  Learn how 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 and Newshour Extra for the Classroom to assist you.