New evidence from neuroscience on how the brain learns to read suggests very different approaches to reading instruction than those that are commonly found in schools.
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Friday, November 16, 2018
How can apprenticeships expand to include careers beyond the traditional trades and reach new populations searching for a foothold in the middle class?
Friday, October 19, 2018
The remarkable stories of two first generation college students, 10 years later.
Thursday, September 20, 2018
There’s loads of evidence that a college degree will improve your economic prospects. But a new project by a group of economists shows that some colleges are doing a much better job than others when it comes to promoting social mobility.
Monday, January 15, 2018
Drawing on newly discovered archival audio and groundbreaking research on the civil rights era, State of Siege brings to light the extraordinary tactics whites in Mississippi used to battle integration.
Friday, February 24, 2017
Titled after the classic 1969 James Brown anthem, “Say it Loud, I'm Black and I'm Proud,” this anthology illuminates the ideas and debates pulsing through the black freedom struggle from the 1960s to the present.
Friday, September 2, 2016
A get-tough attitude prevailed among educators in the 1980s and 1990s, but research shows that zero-tolerance policies don't make schools safer and lead to disproportionate discipline for students of color.
Friday, August 26, 2016
A system meant to give college students a better shot at succeeding is actually getting in the way of many, costing them time and money and taking a particular toll on students of color.
Tuesday, May 17, 2016
The nation is changing the way it thinks about teen sex trafficking. States have decriminalized it for teens and offered help, and some are attacking the demand for commercial sex. Airs May 17 at 9 a.m. and 7 p.m. on the news station.
Monday, May 16, 2016
Scientists say that most people will first experience climate change in terms of water — either too much or too little water. Airs Monday May 16 at 9 a.m. and 7 a.m.