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The Future of Work Series On-Demand

Wed, 09/15/2021 - 10:00pm

 Since early 2020, the world has been rocked by triple crises: the global pandemic, the ensuing economic disruptions, and the acknowledgement of long-existing racial inequities. With U.S. unemployment sky-high, a majority of Americans are concerned about the future. The usual ladders to security - education, hard work, life-long employment - appear to have broken down.

The New Industrial Revolution On-Demand from The Future of Work

In addition to illuminating the ongoing drivers for disruptions to the world of work – AI, robotics, platform technology, globalization, labor practices -- the pandemic has been a driver of change. Unemployment flipped from lowest in 50 years to highest in a century.

The Future of Work Virtual Events

Wed, 10/06/2021 - 12:00pm

Join us for a weekly series of virtual events to accompany the airing of the PBS Future of Work Series. Conversations include discussion of topics involving the future of work addressing quality career paths, addressing issues of race and equity, the impact of technology, lessons from young workers, continuing to work longer, women's roles in the workplace and supporting mental health. 


StoryCorps Connect-Archived

StoryCorps Connect was a platform that enabled anyone to record a StoryCorps interview with a loved one remotely using video conference technology during the pandemic The audio and a still photo from each interview is preserved at the Library of Congress. 

Learn At Home Feedback Survey

WXXI wants your feedback on our Learn At Home broadcast and educational support resources. 

Interactive History Games: Timely and Topical for Remote Learning Virtual Event For Educators

Thu, 04/30/2020 - 5:00pm

Educators, we hope you’ll join us for a Virtual Professional Learning Series about Mission US Interactive simulations for remote learning with a special preview of the new Mission US simulation, “Prisoner in My Homeland,” which focuses on the experience of a Japanese American teenage boy who must make difficult choices amid the chaos and terror of incarceration during WWII.

Daily Activity Calendars

WXXI Kids has created a series of monthly activity calendars full of PBS KIDS hands-on activities to support your child's learning.

Our Planet Series: Virtual Event For Educators

Tue, 03/31/2020 - 7:00pm

Educators, we hope you’ll join us for our latest Virtual Professional Learning Series, Our Planet. In this three part series, we’ll use PBS’s recently broadcast show, Life from Above, as the basis for exploring new ways to teach students about our planet.

Do-At-Home PBS KIDS Activities

WXXI Kids has curated a list of do at home activities.

WXXI Kids has curated some do-at-home activities for young children - coloring pages, puzzles and games, free apps, and more.

Remote Learning: Strategies and Resources from WXXI Education

Fri, 03/13/2020 - 7:10am

Dear Educators: 

As you are planning for closure of schools during the current health crisis, WXXI Education continues to be here to support you.
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