Education

WXXI-TV Education Special: The Dropout Dilemma

WXXI-TV will air "The Dropout Dilemma," a LIVE Town Hall meeting on the crisis in city schools and impact it has on the community Thursday, December 15 at 8:00 p.m.

Intelligence Squared U.S.: The World Would Be Better Off Without Religion

Sun, 12/18/2011 - 10:00pm

Does religion breed intolerance and violence? Or has it primarily been a source for good, imbuing followers with purpose and encouraging moral behavior?

The Dropout Dilemma (2011) On-Demand

On-Demand

A 2011 American Graduate town hall meeting that looks at how the Rochester City School District's high drop out rate is impacting our community. Watch On-Demand:

Mornings on Classical 91.5 October 31 - November 4

Join Brenda weekdays from 6:00 a.m. to 10:00 a.m.

Monday, October 31     Happy Halloween!

Composers Datebook: Hovhaness in "HOOS-ton"

Writer’s Almanac: Haunted Houses

John Andres hosts

 

Tuesday, November 1

Composers Datebook: Chopin gets out of town

Writer’s Almanac:  “the match of the century”

John Andres hosts

Who Needs an English Major? The Future of Liberal Arts Education

Sun, 10/16/2011 - 10:00pm

In a troubled economy, it's harder to make the case for a degree in English, or any college major without an obvious career path.

Demystifying Dyslexia on WXXI-TV

Sun, 10/16/2011 - 7:00pm

Demystifying Dyslexia takes viewers on a journey of discovery about the challenges of living and learning with dyslexia.

Don't Lecture Me: Rethinking the Way College Students Learn

Sun, 10/09/2011 - 10:00pm

College students spend a lot of time listening to lectures. But research shows there are better ways to learn.

Some College, No Degree: Why So Many Americans Drop Out of College, and What to Do About It

Sun, 10/02/2011 - 10:00pm

In an economy that increasingly demands workers with knowledge and skills, many college dropouts are being left behind.

Off Broadway Takes Center Stage

Sat, 09/10/2011 - 12:00pm - 1:00pm

Many Broadway musicals started in a theatre off Broadway, including Sunday in the Park with George, RENT, and Godspell.  It is magnificent theatre created year-round, all over Manhattan.  From Pulitzer Prize-winning dramas to fun family fare, from laugh-till-you-cry comedies to foot-stomping extravaganzas, there’s something for everyone Off-Broadway.

Mornings on Classical 91.5 September 5th - 9th

Join Brenda Tremblay for bird song, a little news, and music from six to ten

Monday, September 5

Start Labor Day with pieces by J.S. Bach, John Cage, and Amy Beach

Writer’s Almanac: Why Labor Day started & what it’s become

 

 

Tuesday, September 6

Music by Debussy, Paganini, and Beethoven

Composers Datebook: A "well-Krafted" concerto?

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