State of Education On Demand

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››
April 17, 2014
This program explores what school programs around the state do to incorporate health and wellness into an academic environment in which students... more››
March 20, 2014
In The Economics of Early Childhood Education, our panel will return to Dr. Heckman's body of data on the inequality of economics presented during... more››
February 20, 2014
This program answers frequently asked questions about the early childhood education efforts in Nebraska. What is Early Childhood Education generally... more››
January 16, 2014
The second season of The State of Education in Nebraska begins January 16 when we explore early childhood and the science of early learning and brain... more››
December 19, 2013
Superintendents discuss developing and implementing systemic strategies to improve academic outcomes for Nebraska's public school students. Using the... more››
November 21, 2013
This film, produced by NElovesPS, looks at how art programs across Nebraska allow students to express themselves and think creatively, making them... more››
October 17, 2013
Now, we want to talk about one of the most vulnerable populations of youth in our states and nation -- youth who are or have been in foster care.... more››

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