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Discussing Big Ideas In Education TechnologyDiscussing Big Ideas In Education Technology
As National Education Week wrapped up in New York, MetroFocus convened a roundtable of experts to discuss the big ideas to come out of the annual education conference.
Celebrities Support Save The Children Charity At Annual GalaCelebrities Support Save The Children Charity At Annual Gala
Oliva Wilde. Brad Paisley. Sanjay Gupta. MetroFocus talks to them all on the red carpet at Save The Children’s annual gala that supports early childhood health and education.
Creating Pathways To STEM CareersCreating Pathways To STEM Careers
MetroFocus goes inside a Brooklyn high school that’s using a unique program to prepare students for the growing field of STEM: science, technology, engineering and mathematics.
American Graduate Day Continued to Inspire in 2015American Graduate Day Continued to Inspire in 2015
WNET's American Graduate Day returned in 2015 and continued to leverage the power/reach of public media to focus on organizations and Champions keeping kids on the path to graduation.
Pre-K for All Expands Access to Early LearningPre-K for All Expands Access to Early Learning
New York’s ambitious pre-kindergarten program – now called pre-K for all – is one of Mayor Bill de Blasio’s top priorities (via MetroFocus)
New York City Schools Chancellor Carmen Fariña on Successful PrincipalsNew York City Schools Chancellor Carmen Fariña on Successful Principals
Fariña led a discussion about the habits and strategies that make successful principals and high-achieving schools with four New York City principals (via MetroFocus)