POV

POV | Best Kept Secret

Posted by WMHT Web Editor

POV | Best Kept Secret Preview A Newark, N.J. public high school teacher races against the clock to find a place in the world for her students with autism before they graduate and "age out" of a unique and caring support system.

Watch Monday, September 23, 2013 at midnight on WMHT TV
& Wednesday, September 25, 2013 at 7:30pm on WORLD

Additional airdates on WORLD:
Thursday, September 26, 2013 at 8:30am & 2:30pm
Saturday, September 28, 2013 at noon 

At a public school in Newark, New Jersey, the staff answers the phone by saying, "You've reached John F. Kennedy High School, Newark's best-kept secret." JFK provides an exceptional environment for students with special-education needs. In "Best Kept Secret," Janet Mino, who has taught a class of young men for four years, is on an urgent mission.

The monumental building that was supposed to last forever was destroyed after 53 years.

New York NOW: Education & History

Teachers union not ready to reverse no confidence vote in Ed Comm

The President of the state’s teachers’ union says members aren’t yet ready to rescind a vote of no confidence in state Education Commissioner John King, despite improved relations in recent months.

...

POV Documentary Blog

Spread the Word in the Final Hours! ‘Fallen City’ Premieres Tonight!

Fallen City premieres tonight on PBS. Check out our Storify round-up to see how people are using Tweets and Facebook posts to let their community know about the films. Use our partner toolkit for e...

American Masters

The Boomer List: About the Film

Please view the original post to see the video. From the time of its birth, the baby boomer generation (1946-1964) has significantly and uniquely changed our world. 2014 marks an important shift in...