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Teachers Talk Teaching, Classrom Challenges

As part of our American Graduate focus on teachers, testing and accountability, Ray Suarez moderated a discussion with several New York public school teachers on the challenges they face in the classroom and how they think they...
by Michael Cadenhead
 

 
 
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50 Ways to Send Your Boomerang Kid Packing

Once back home, they tend to grow roots. So tell them there must be 50 ways to leave their mother.   Why are we surprised that we boomers, the generation that never wanted to grow old, spawned a generation that never wants...
by Michael Cadenhead
 

 
 
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Ask Melinda Gates Your Question About Education Reform

As the co-founder of The Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, the world’s largest philanthropic organization, Melinda Gates has spent decades looking at the challenges and potential solutions to the problems facing Ameri...
by Michael Cadenhead
 

 

 
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Check Out the PBS Kids Photo Factory App

Put your child in a photo with a favorite PBS KIDS character in three simple steps. Easy and safe for kids to use, too! Features leading characters from series that air on PBS KIDS and PBS KIDS GO!, including Arthur, Caillou, C...
by Michael Cadenhead
 

 
 
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The PBS KIDS Writers Contest Ceremony Winners and Highlights

WHUT hosted the PBS KIDS Writers Contest Ceremony at our studios on Saturday, May 31st.  More than 80 children, parents, teachers, parents, principal and community members attended the event. Congratulations to all the student...
by Michael Cadenhead