State of Education On Demand

July 29, 2014
After a screening of the POV documentary "American Promise," viewers discussed how pieces of the film apply to the Omaha community. In this segment,... more››
July 17, 2014
How might education systems and approaches be redesigned to provide all our youth with all the opportunities they need be valuable members of our... more››
June 19, 2014
This Nebraska Loves Public Schools addition to The State of Education in Nebraska series explores how schools around the state identify unique... more››
May 15, 2014
In Fit to Learn, the May installment of NET's two-year initiative examining The State of Education in Nebraska, national and state leaders discuss... more››
April 22, 2014
Writer and speaker Paul Tough gives advice about in-school practices and involving the community, noting that Nebraska is already doing "... more››
April 22, 2014
Writer and speaker Paul Tough talks about Chicago's One Goal program that preps high poverty students for college.
April 22, 2014
Writer and speaker Paul Tough talks about chess teacher Elizabeth Spiegel's tough coaching, helping children learn how to deal with failure.
April 22, 2014
Writer and speaker Paul Tough talks about schools increasing non-cognitive skills, such as grit, curiosity, and self-control, instead of just... more››
April 22, 2014
Writer and speaker Paul Tough talks about the importance of the role of parents and how communities need to be involved in supporting that role.
April 22, 2014
Writer and speaker Paul Tough talks about the Harlem Children's Zone project that mixes social services with educational outreach. He thinks it pays... more››

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