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A Difficult Journey: From the NICU to Success in the Classroom

Many students who spent time in neonatal intensive care units as babies face difficult challenges in school - a fact the Rochester City School District must deal with to achieve the goals in its strategic plan.

Rochester Schools: Making Healthy Choices

Wed, 12/23/2009 - 4:00pm

WXXI News explores the unique challenges the Rochester City School District faces in dealing with students who become pregnant, or contract sexually transmitted infections.

Rochester Schools: Changing Risky Behavior

Tue, 12/22/2009 - 4:00pm

WXXI News continues its series on the Rochester City Schools, and looks at crime in the district.

Challenges Facing Superintendent's Strategic Plan

Strategic plan outlines goals, highlights challenges for Rochester City School District.

A Conversation with Gwen Ifill

Sat, 02/06/2010 - 1:00pm

Gwen Ifill was in studio on Saturday, January 23 and WXXI taped her lecture to share with our viewers who weren't able to attend.

Rochester Schools: Developmental Challenges

Mon, 12/21/2009 - 4:00pm

WXXI News looks at students with learning disabilities who spent time in the NICU as babies in a series of reports on the Rochester City School District.

Capitol Bureau Analysis: Paterson's Political Strategy

WXXI Capitol Bureau Correspondent Karen DeWitt examines embattled governor's re-election strategy.

School Strategy & Chef of the Year

Fri, 12/18/2009 - 8:30pm - 9:00pm

Rochester City School Board President Malik Evans previews the district's Strategic Plan, which will be released on Monday.  Also, the local chapter of the American Culinary Federation's "Chef of the Year."

Former Mayor Bill Johnson Says Fresh Ideas Needed Amid Fiscal Crises

Former Rochester Mayor and current RIT senior public policy faculty member spoke about changing the structure of local and state government on WXXI's 1370 Connection with Bob Smith.

Battle of the Bulge Vets Organization Folds

Local chapter of the Veterans of the Battle of the Bulge is holding its last meeting today at the Greece Town Hall.