Program List

PROGRAM LIST

 

 

 

Check out the web resources and videos for programs that have already aired,
and find out what's coming soon.

 

2012

Before and Beyond the Bell

 Marchvideo
 This segment explores how early care and learning and out-of-school time (OST) programs are making a difference in the lives of Nebraska children and how viewers can get involved to support school-community partnerships in their communities.

 

2013

Out-of-School Time and STEM

Februaryvideo
 This episode explores how out-of-school time (OST) programs can provide young people activities that help them master all-important STEM concepts.

Our Youth: A Triple “A” Investment

Aprilvideo
 Making sure that schools have what they need economically is important for everyone, not just parents and educators.

Standing Up to Poverty (by NElovesPS)

May

video

 See how Nebraska's public schools are providing support in ways that might surprise you.

Summer Learning Loss

Junevideo
 Learning doesn’t take a summer break.  Explore the risks and opportunities youth face during the summer months and how Nebraska communities are rising to the challenge of preventing summer learning loss.

STEM: Key Building Blocks for Our Future
(by NElovesPS)

Julyvideo
 How Nebraska's public schools are increasing engagement in the areas of science, technology, engineering and math, or STEM, to make our students more competitive in a global marketplace.

Parent Engagement

August

video

 Research supports what common sense has always told us – parents play a critical role in their children’s education.   Traditional family structures, however, have changed.  Find out about innovative approaches Nebraska schools are using to support and engage today’s parents.

Ready to Work: The Impact of Career-Focused Education (by NElovesPS)

September

video

 Nebraska's public schools are using a variety of approaches to deliver a well-educated and skilled workforce.

American Graduate Day 2013

September 28, 2013

 A multi-platform event featuring local and national programming, community partners, and celebrities, focused on improving the high school graduation rates in America.

Supporting High-Risk Youth

October

video

 Research shows that no one is more likely to experience crippling poverty, homelessness, and other issues than young people who age out of foster care. Find out how some Nebraska groups are working on solutions.

Why the Arts Matter (by NElovesPS)

November

video

 

See how Nebraska art programs allow students to express themselves and think creatively, making them more engaged in their studies and impacting their overall school experience for the better.


Superintendents Speak Out

Decembervideo
 Several Nebraska school superintendents speak out about The State of Education in Nebraska and its future.

 

2014

The Science of Brain Development in Early Childhood

Januaryvideo
 A research-based discussion focusing on how children’s early brain development influences the directions of their lives.

Ready for Kindergarten: The Impact of Early Childhood Education (by NElovesPS)

February

video

 See what quality early childhood education looks like, how it impacts the community, and how different programs around Nebraska are providing access to ensure that our most at-risk children are ready for kindergarten.

Economics of Early Childhood Education

March

video

 See how Dr. James Heckman's work on the inequality of economics can be applied to successful investment in Nebraska's youngest children.

The Whole Child (by NElovesPS)

April

video

 See how the overall health and wellness of a child impacts his or her ability to learn in the classroom.

Fit to Learn

May

video

 Children can’t learn if they are sick or hungry. Find out about emerging approaches to creating healthy learning environments.

One Child at a Time (by NElovesPS)

June

video

 No matter where students fall on the spectrum of ability, this program shows what schools are doing to identify and support each student's unique learning needs.

The Future of Education

July

video

 Key national and state leaders discuss how Nebraska is taking steps to develop an education system meeting the needs of today’s youth. 

The Need to Succeed:
Closing Omaha's Black Male Achievement Gap

Augustvideo
 A town hall dialogue about America’s struggle to come of age on issues of race, class, and opportunity as well as issues surrounding African-American male achievement in Omaha. Inspired by the screening of POV's documentary, American Promise.

It Takes a Community (by NElovesPS)

September

video

 Today's schools recognize that the traditional model of teacher-led learning in the classroom along with homework is no longer adequate to fully educate and develop well-rounded and engaged young citizens, especially for students coming from backgrounds of poverty.

American Graduate Day 2014

September 27

video

 A town hall dialogue about America’s struggle to come of age on issues of race, class, and opportunity as well as issues surrounding African-American male achievement in Omaha. Inspired by the screening of POV's documentary, American Promise.

Building Better Teachers

October 16

video

 

Find out about new developments in teacher training and in-service supports that are empowering educators to meet the needs of today’s students.


Success Starts with Teachers (by NElovesPS)

November 20

video

 

From initial training to continued professional development, discover how schools equip teachers to work with diverse needs and continue to impact the lives of our students.


Teachers Speak Out

 December 18

video

 

From initial training to continued professional development, discover how schools equip teachers to work with diverse needs and continue to impact the lives of our students.


 

2015

Back by popular demand on NET2 World!

The Whole Child (by NElovesPS)

January 22video
 See how the overall health and wellness of a child impacts his or her ability to learn in the classroom.

Back by popular demand on NET2 World!

Standing Up to Poverty (by NElovesPS)

February 19

video

 See how Nebraska's public schools are providing support in ways that might surprise you.

Back by popular demand on NET2 World!

It Takes a Community (by NElovesPS)

February 19

video

 Today's schools recognize that the traditional model of teacher-led learning in the classroom along with homework is no longer adequate to fully educate and develop well-rounded and engaged young citizens, especially for students coming from backgrounds of poverty.

A special program from Nebraska Loves Public Schools

Charter Schools: Consider the Alternative
(by NElovesPS)

August 11

video

 

School choice options, such as charter schools, are among the most discussed alternatives to traditional schools. Hear about this educational option from charter school supporters, public school teachers and administrators, members of the legislature, the Nebraska State Board of Education, and perhaps most importantly, a parent moving through the charter school education system.


 

Education Reform

September 20

video

 

An expert panel discusses the pros and cons of various suggested reforms in Nebraska's educational system. Panel: Matt Blomstedt, Clarice L. Jackson, Chris Proulx, and Jim Vokal.


 

COMING SOON

Community Engagement Tour

Fall 2015

 

 

Join NET and our partners for a series of rural community dialogues on education and its future.


 

PARTNERS

NET Learning Services
Nebraska Association of School Boards
Nebraska Children and Families Foundation
Nebraska Loves Public Schools

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