On Sept. 22, public television stations across the nation will highlight the nation’s dropout crisis on American Graduate Day. MetroFocus speaks with The Children’s Aid Society about its diverse solutions and follows a recent graduate as she enters college.
A New York Times video profile of the Refugee Youth Summer Academy and a Q&A with the IRC education advisor on what happens next for school-age immigrants.
Adrian Benepe recounts his 30-plus year career working in city parks in the book “Central Park: An Anthology” and in his interview on MetroFocus.
The Nayowitz family, who immigrated to Israel from Manhattan in July 2012, uses Facebook to share their journey with friends and family in the U.S.
On the next MetroFocus: Gun violence, and interviews with the former NYC Parks Commissioner, Israel’s Consul General and New York Times columnist Nicholas Kristof.