Education

At-risk Students Paint Their Way to Graduation with Publicolor

MetroFocus' Andrea Vasquez reports on Publicolor's unique initiatives designed to boost graduation rates through painting and other creative endeavors.

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Lauren Wanko, NJTVNews  |  April 9, 2014 12:31 PM | Comments
The program’s trainees includes everyone from those looking for a career change to former inmates, like Hussen Moore who struggled to find work after he was released from prison.VIDEO
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Esha Ray  |  April 9, 2014 12:30 PM | 1 Comment
Clara Hemphill, founding editor of Insideschools.org, and José Vilson, a New York City math teacher explore the controversy surrounding the Common Core state education standards.VIDEO
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April 9, 2014 12:30 PM | Updated: April 23, 2014 12:00PM | 6 Comments
Join the follow-up discussion from our broadcast segment on Common Core education standards and testing here.
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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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