Education

New York World Reporter Investigates Long-Term Suspensions in City Schools

MetroFocus host Rafael Pi Roman talks to The New York World reporter Emmanuel Felton about long-term suspensions in New York City public high schools.

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April 4, 2014 4:03 PM | Comments

On the next edition of MetroFocus: Common Core education standards and testing, The One Club’s Creative Bootcamps, rooftop garden solutions, and more.

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April 2, 2014 11:53 AM | Comments

Albany Public TV’s Jenna Flanagan takes us to SUNY New Paltz where 3D printing is breaking new ground, PBS NewsHour Weekend’s Hari Sreenivasan talks to Lewis Cullman about his Chess-in-the-Schools program, host Rafael Pi Roman meets two stars of PBS Nature’s new documentary “My Bionic Pet” & more.

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Jenna Flanagan, NY Now  |  April 2, 2014 11:53 AM | Comments
Albany public TV's Innovation Trail reporter Jenna Flanagan takes us to upstate SUNY New Paltz as well as a Long Island City jewelry company to see how 3-D printing technology is being used.VIDEO
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Marisa Wong  |  April 2, 2014 11:53 AM | Comments
Hari Sreenivasan talks to philanthropist Lewis Cullman about giving back and Chess-in-the-Schools.VIDEO
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March 28, 2014 1:53 PM | Comments

Albany Public TV’s Jenna Flanagan takes us to SUNY New Paltz where 3D printing is breaking new ground, PBS NewsHour Weekend’s Hari Sreenivasan talks to Lewis Cullman about his Chess-in-the-Schools program, host Rafael Pi Roman meets two stars of PBS Nature’s new documentary “My Bionic Pet” & more.

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Marisa Wong  |  March 26, 2014 1:28 PM | Comments
The Rockefeller University is bringing science out from laboratories and closed classrooms to give young parents face time with scientists working on childhood health and behavior research.VIDEO
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March 21, 2014 11:01 AM | Comments
MTA photographer Patrick Cashin on the 2nd Ave. subway, remedies for a slow commute far upstate, The Rockefeller University's Parents & Science initiative teaches about research in childhood health and behavior and a visit to the Digital Atelier.VIDEO
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Esha Ray  |  March 19, 2014 11:16 AM | Comments
Mayor Bill de Blasio's signature initiative was supposed to be universal pre-k but now charter schools are in the crossfire.VIDEO
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March 19, 2014 11:13 AM | Comments

This week on MetroFocus: WNYC and The New York Times reporters discuss charter schools, an excerpt from The Story of the Jews and an interview with Simon Schama and a story about an “unforgettable” chorus group.

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March 14, 2014 3:15 PM | Comments

This week on MetroFocus: WNYC and The New York Times reporters discuss charter schools, an excerpt from The Story of the Jews and an interview with Simon Schama and a story about an “unforgettable” chorus group.

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