Education

David Cay Johnston - How Did We Get Here?

Sun, 10/25/2009 - 2:00pm

Join WXXI for a lecture by Pulitzer Prize-winning investigative journalist and author David Cay Johnston.

How Do You Rate "Which Teacher's Worth More Money?"

Should good teachers make more than bad ones?
 

Summer Reading for Kids: 10"Top" Lists

Summer is almost (finally) here for students and many parents, babysitters and teachers may be asking themselves in a frenzied tone, "What are my kids going to DO all summer??"

Your Thoughts on Education Reform

With a new presidential administration, major budget constraints for states as well as districts and large scale national dissatisfaction with No Child Left Behind, educational reform is a hot topic on many levels.
 
NPR's Talk of the Nation featured Secretary of Education Arne Duncan, in a story titled Arne Duncan Hopes to Overhal Education System,  whe

Michelle Obama on Sesame Street

First Lady Michelle Obama visited Elmo on Sesame Street  to help communicate to both parents and children the importance of healthy eating, staying active and reading . 
 

When are Tweens Ready to be Home Alone?

It's a day that will eventually come for all kids, especially as they get closer to being a teenager- staying home alone- but when is an okay time for it to happen?

Inside Education: WXXI's Education News Podcasts

Now you can subscribe to podcasts covering educational issues and experts featured on WXXI's 1370 Connection, Need to Know and Perspectives, plus local interest education specials!