The Graduates/Los Graduados explores pressing issues in education today through the eyes of six Latino and Latina students from across the United States. More than a survey of contemporary policy debates, the bilingual, two-part film offers first-hand perspectives on key challenges facing Latino high school students and their families, educators, and community leaders. It is the story of the graduates who will make up America’s future.
This week marks the anniversary of the publication of papers laying out Albert Einstein’s theory of relativity. In honor of the anniversary, Gwen Ifill examines how Einstein changed our understanding of the cosmos with Einstein biographer Walter Isaacson.
Youth Service Opportunities Project: Engages young people in direct service, while encouraging their development as the future leaders of nonprofit organizations. Lead high school and college students in Workcamps, identify and schedule service placements at service agencies, and encourage reflection on the volunteer experience.