Changing Work, Changing Workers On-Demand from The Future of Work

Companies rethink the need to even have offices, or how to redesign places of work. The traditional work shift - 9-5, 5 days a week – is losing relevance. Many companies are adopting the remote work models, spawned by the pandemic, as their new normal. Does the nation need new policies of Guaranteed Basic Income, (UBI) or a drastic rethinking of the social safety nets?

Resources to Support the September 11th Anniversary

WXXI Education staff curated a list of resources from PBS LearningMedia and public media partners to support conversations around the September 11th anniversary.

Under Pressure: Colleges Confront a Mental Health Crisis

Sun, 09/26/2021 - 9:00pm

What is a college’s responsibility for helping students navigate mental health challenges, and how well are colleges rising to the task?

Talent Forward: Improving Talent Through Technology Virtual Event

Tue, 09/21/2021 - 2:00pm

Join a virtual conversation about how technology is both welcomed and feared in the workforce of the future. Co-hosted by PBS & The U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation.

Future of Work Virtual Preview/Panel Discussion Event

Wed, 09/08/2021 - 7:00pm
Join moderator Kara Miller, host of public radio's Innovation Hub, for a panel discussion and highlights from the PBS series Future of Work, followed by a live Q&A.

Shaping the Future of Work: Enhancing Mental Health in the Workplace Virtual Live Event

Wed, 10/06/2021 - 12:00pm
Join a live conversation about the role of employers in creating supportive and psychologically safe workplaces. Co-hosted by PBS & Mental Health America, this is part of the discussion around the Future of Work. 

Shaping the Future of Work: What Employers Can Learn From Young Workers Virtual Live Event

Wed, 09/29/2021 - 12:00pm
Join a live conversation about how young workers can lead in building a more equitable workplace of the future. Co-hosted by PBS & America's Promise YES Project, this is part of the discussion around the Future of Work. 

Shaping the Future of Work: A Conversation About Race and Work Virtual Live Event

Wed, 09/15/2021 - 12:00pm
Join a live conversation about race and work with Plinio Ayala, President and CEO of Per Scholas, and Maurice Jones, President and CEO of OneTen as part of the discussion around the Future of Work. 

Virtual Back-to-School Family Meet Ups // Reuniones Virtuales de Familias para la Vuelta a la Escuela

Join WXXI Education staff for a virtual meet up to learn about PBS KIDS back-to-school resources. // Únase al personal de Educación de WXXI en un encuentro virtual para conocer los recursos de la vuelta a la escuela de PBS KIDS.

Pop Up at Central Library!

Wed, 08/25/2021 - 5:30pm

We rescheduled our final Pop Up event for the summer! Join us and our friends at the Cental Library for a nature-tastic summer send off. 

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