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LATEST SHOW | Friday, September 2, 2016

Spare The Rod: Reforming School Discipline

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

Emily Hanford / APM Reports

Stuck At Square One

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

Bought and Sold: The New Fight Against Teen Sex Trafficking

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

Thirsty Planet

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.

Friday, January 8, 2016

Teaching Teachers

Research shows good teaching makes a big difference in how much kids learn. But the United States lacks an effective system for training new teachers or helping them get better once they’re on the job. Runs Jan. 8 at 9 a.m. and 7 p.m.

Monday, September 7, 2015

Friday, November 28, 2014

Monday, September 1, 2014

The Science of Smart

In this episode, we look at some big ideas coming out of brain science. Meet researchers who are unlocking some secrets of the brain and how the brain acquires and holds on to knowledge. 9 a.m. and 8 p.m. on the News Station, in place of Insight.