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100th Day of School with Peg + Cat

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PBS KIDS is celebrating the 100th day of school with the problem-solving, math-loving duo Peg and Cat from the newest PBS KIDS preschool show, PEG + CAT.

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Daniel's Big Feelings Week

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PBS Kids premieres five all-new episodes of Daniel Tiger's Neighborhood February 17-21, 2014.

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POV | American Promise

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Watch Monday, February 3, 2014 at midnight | Follow two students as they make their way through one of the most prestigious private schools in the nation.

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WMHT Talks Education

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Watch Thursday, November 21, 2013 at 10pm | Don't miss the full hour-long on-air presentation of the WMHT Talks Education event!

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Common Core Learning Standards

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Karen DeWitt sits down with Dick Iannuzzi from NYSUT to discuss the Common Core Learning Standards

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The Graduates/Los Graduados

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Watch Monday, October 28 and November 4, 2013 at midnight | Explore the many roots of the Latino dropout crisis.

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Super Science Weekend

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WMHT is pleased to invite you to miSci, Museum of Innovation and Science in Schenectady as GE presents Super Science Weekend November 9th, 10th and 11th.

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Curious George: A Halloween Boo Fest

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Watch October 28 & 31, 2013 at 8am & 4pm | This one-hour special celebrates curiosity, friendship and trying new things, all while providing safe and family-friendly holiday entertainment.

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Lessons From the American Civil Rights Movement

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Register for a free, live electronic field trip taking place on October 29, 2013 at 11:30am.

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American Graduate Day 2013

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Watch Saturday, September 28, 2013 at 2:30pm | Featuring local and national programming, community partners, and celebrities focused on solutions to the nation’s high school dropout crisis

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How schools’ delayed start in Ferguson is affecting kids

Caption:FERGUSON, MO - AUGUST 14: People listen as residents and faith and community leaders discuss unrest in the town of Ferguson following the shooting death of Michael Brown during a forum held at Christ the King UCC Church on August 14, 2014 in Florissant, Missouri. Seakers included Missouri Governor Jay Nixon and Senator Claire McCaskill (D-MO). Brown was shot and killed by a Ferguson police officer on August 9. Ferguson, a St. Louis suburb, has experienced four days of violent protests since the killing. (Photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images)

The start of school in Ferguson, Missouri has been delayed by three days. Photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images.

UDPATED at 10:30 a.m. EDT on Aug. 19: School was supposed to start last Thursday for the...