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//player.pbs.org/partnerplayer/6rDWbzRVE_tUGml3LkvlnA==/?topbar=false&end=0&endscreen=true&start=0&autoplay=false With local employment largely limited to the school system in Booneville, Kentucky, preschool children have caring and competent adults preparing them for better futures. “I’m getting them ready for kindergarten,” says Betsy Coomer, an early education teacher. At the same time, Cleda Turner... /episodes/get/48317 /episode/48317 America ReFramed: "Class of '27" (Spanish Captions) /episode-player/48317

Class of '27, a portrait of preschoolers in Booneville, Kentucky. By James Rutenbeck.

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Mon, 09/12/2016 - 12:00
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//player.pbs.org/partnerplayer/dUpT2zMGFiSKeHJDSv_uNA==/?topbar=false&end=0&endscreen=true&start=0&autoplay=false White Earth Nation preschoolers in Minnesota learn school readiness while engaging in tribal rituals to prepare for kindergarten with a sense of identity. Former Tribal Chairwoman Erma Vizenor sums up the mission of White Earth early education as “a lifetime of choices instead of a lifetime of... /episodes/get/48748 /episode/48748 America ReFramed: "Little Dream Catchers" (English Captions) /episode-player/48748

Little Dream Catchers, a portrait of preschoolers on White Earth Nation. By Dustinn Craig.

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Mon, 09/12/2016 - 12:00
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//player.pbs.org/partnerplayer/4MXoJW1fRvqrfMFRTjPyDA==/?topbar=false&end=0&endscreen=true&start=0&autoplay=false White Earth Nation preschoolers in Minnesota learn school readiness while engaging in tribal rituals to prepare for kindergarten with a sense of identity. Former Tribal Chairwoman Erma Vizenor sums up the mission of White Earth early education as “a lifetime of choices instead of a lifetime of... /episodes/get/48188 /episode/48188 America ReFramed: "Little Dream Catchers" (Spanish Captions) /episode-player/48188

Little Dream Catchers, a portrait of preschoolers on White Earth Nation. By Dustinn Craig.

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Mon, 09/12/2016 - 12:00
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//player.pbs.org/partnerplayer/U_iTYpUp1n1jvhIZsEMcqQ==/?topbar=false&end=0&endscreen=true&start=0&autoplay=false In rural America, children face the prospect of a compromised future. Class of '27 focuses on early childhood education in struggling communities, highlighting the efforts of people guiding children toward graduating high school in '27. United by hope, inspiration and resiliency, the film... /episodes/get/48359 /episode/48359 Class of '27 (Spanish Captions) /episode-player/48359

Stories highlighting early childhood education as the key to realizing the American Dream.

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Mon, 09/12/2016 - 12:00
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//player.pbs.org/partnerplayer/fHtIfrac9-pyFakFgitjMA==/?topbar=false&end=0&endscreen=true&start=0&autoplay=false In Missouri, farmer and social innovator Marcin Jakubowski's Global Village Construction Set provides free blueprints to fabricate everything needed for a self-sustaining village. While in New Orleans, Nat Turner teaches kids how to work the land, but has limited resources and broken equipment... /episodes/get/48776 /episode/48776 Reversing the Mississippi /episode-player/48776

If a teacher limited by resources & a social innovator meet, could they make real change?

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Wed, 08/24/2016 - 08:00
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//player.pbs.org/partnerplayer/UvaMYgcaeQ4MCeZ9914meA==/?topbar=false&end=0&endscreen=true&start=0&autoplay=false Filmed over six years, BURIED ABOVE GROUND follows three Americans fighting to overcome the paralyzing grip of PTSD. Intimate moments illustrate how the road to recovery takes many shapes while being fraught with obstacles and setbacks. Over time and with support, each finds hope and pathways to... /episodes/get/44143 /episode/44143 Buried Above Ground /episode-player/44143

BURIED ABOVE GROUND follows Americans fighting to overcome the paralyzing grip of PTSD.

Air date:
Thu, 06/02/2016 - 22:00
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