Education

America Reframed: The Corridor

Tue, 04/17/2018 - 9:00pm

At least 70 percent of people in jail have little to no high school education, and at least 70 percent of the people released end up back in jail. THE CORRIDOR shows the innerworkings and challenges of San Francisco's Five Keys Charter School, that provides inmates the opportunity to earn a high school diploma to prepare them for successful reintegration into their communities. 


Sweet Dillard

Sat, 04/07/2018 - 9:00pm

One of the most successful high school jazz bands in the country is in Broward County, South Florida. Sweet Dillard chronicles the 2013-2014 school year of the Dillard Center for the Arts Jazz Ensemble, and their inspirational bandleader Christopher Dorsey that insists on all members of the band learn respect for one another.

Big Voice

Sat, 04/07/2018 - 8:00pm

Big Voice - an award winning feature documentary chronicling a year in the life of the demanding Santa Monica high school choir director pushing his students to achieve artistry and become one big voice despite the obstacles they face.

Opioid Crisis Resources from Public Media

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America Abroad: Islam and the Cosmos

Sun, 04/01/2018 - 9:00pm

Back in the Golden Age of Islam, Muslim astronomers began studying the skies to improve their religious practice: when to pray, how to face Mecca. 

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Independent Lens: True Conviction

Mon, 04/30/2018 - 10:00pm

After serving a combined 60 years in prison for crimes they did not commit, three recently exonerated Texans join forces to form the unlikeliest of investigative teams.

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POV: Bill Nye: Science Guy

Wed, 04/18/2018 - 10:00pm

Bill Nye is on a mission to stop the spread of anti-scientific thought and action.

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4 Wheel Bob

Mon, 04/16/2018 - 9:00pm

This film tells the story of Bob Coomber, an intrepid adventurer who sets out to be the first wheelchair hiker to cross the 11,845 foot Kearsarge Pass in the Sierra Nevada. 

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Daniel Tiger's Neighborhood: Daniel's New Friend

Thu, 11/29/2018 - 3:00pm

Daniel Tiger and Miss Elaina arrive at the castle to play with Prince Wednesday and meet his cousin, Chrissie.

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