Education

Reflections of the Vietnam War

Fri, 12/08/2017 - 8:30pm

Reflections on The Vietnam War focuses on Ken Burns and Lynn Novick’s latest collaboration -- the epic story of the Vietnam War as it has never before been told on film.

FRONTLINE: Poor Kids with 2017 Update on WXXI-World

Wed, 11/29/2017 - 9:00pm

Follow three young girls growing up amidst their families’ struggles against financial ruin. This an intimate portrait of the economic crisis as it’s rarely seen, through the eyes of children. See the new follow-up to their story 5 years later.

Take Me Home Huey

Tue, 11/21/2017 - 11:00pm

Take Me Home Huey tells the journey of a Medevac helicopter, nearly destroyed during the Vietnam War, as it is resurrected and transformed into colorful sculpture and shows how the arts can help people heal.

Secrets of Spanish Florida – A Secrets of the Dead Screening

Mon, 12/11/2017 - 6:30pm

Join WXXI and its partner, Friends of Ganondagan, for a free screening of this film that follows a team of archaeologists, scientists and historians to reveal colonial America’s Spanish roots.

Free Teacher Webinar: PBS LearningMedia 101

Tue, 11/28/2017 - 7:00pm

Join us for an educator webinar (preK-12) from PBS Learningmedia on how to integrate digital tools and public media into your classroom.

3 Part Series Marine Science Teacher Webinars (preK-2)

Mon, 11/20/2017 - 1:00pm

Register for a series of FREE Teacher webinars on marine science for preK-2nd grade educators. 

Legacies of War: Coming Home: On-demand

Veterans from the New York tri-state area share stories of coming home after service.

Weekly Online Screening Room of PBS Stories of Services

PBS Stories of Service is collaborating with Wavelength to bring you veteran stories from across the country. Enjoy a new story every week.

PBS POV: Screenings at the Library

Sat, 04/07/2018 - 2:00pm

Central Library of Rochester is hosting PBS POV Screenings.

Live Virtual Classroom Event: Inside the Vietnam War with Lynn Novick

Wed, 11/08/2017 - 1:00pm

Educators: Attend a virtual event with your class with filmmaker Lynn Novick,  for an in-depth look at the Vietnam War era through her latest documentary THE VIETNAM WAR. Pose class questions, take polls and screen segments from the program during the conversation.

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