Full Episodes

Full Episodes

mariachi female student dressed in costume, playing in band.

EPISODE 206: Mariachi Music — Champion Speller — DAY IN THE LIFE: Activities Director — Academic Talent Search 26:46

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Discover why mariachi music programs are a big draw for students in the San Diego area. Meet a national spelling champ, now inspiring kids in her Clovis school district to learn the art of spelling. A program at Sacramento State gives students as young as fourth grade a glimpse of college life. 04/10/2018 music, san […]

High school students standing in a line smiling

EPISODE 205: Safe School Ambassadors — Merced Project 10 Percent — DAY IN THE LIFE: School Principal — Camille Creek Community School 26:46

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Teens are speaking up against bullies through a Safe School Ambassadors program in Fairfield. Merced graduation rates are up, thanks to an effort to connect UC Merced students with middle schoolers. An alternative school in Napa is reaching students with innovative methods, from yoga to community service. Spend a day in the life of an […]

A male student standing at a desk debating.

EPISODE 204: The Great Debate — Restorative Justice — DAY IN THE LIFE: School Secretary — Bilingual Teacher Shortage 26:46

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Sacramento students boost their academic success thorugh competitive debate. Oakland schools adopt Restorative Justice to level the playing field. Spend a day in the life of a school secretary. And Fresno schools look to Mexico to attract more bilingual teachers. 03/28/2018 Episode 2, episode 2, Episode 204, episode 204, Episode two, Episode Two, Season 2, […]

Two young students with autism writing at their desk.

EPISODE 203: Navigating Autism — California Thursdays — UCLA Community Schools 26:46

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Discover a different approach to educating students with autism in Visalia. UCLA opens a new community school in South Central and Lodi schools serve local food grown by local farms. Episode 203, episode 203, 203, episode 3, Episode 3, 3, episode three, Episode Three, Episode three, Early Childhood Education, Students, Alternative Education Programs, Public/private partnerships, […]

Students in hospital school at Lucile Packard Children's Hospital Stanford, CA

EPISODE 202: Hospital School — Khan Academy — DAY IN THE LIFE: Sign Language Interpreter — Sly Park 26:46

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Go inside a special school at the Lucile Packard Children’s Hospital Stanford. Long Beach schools enter a unique partnership with the online Khan Academy. Spend a day in the life of a sign language interpreter in Elk Grove and meet students learning outdoors in the Sierra Nevada Foothills. Episode 202, episode 202, Episode 2, episode […]

Student and flying instructor in plane.

EPISODE 201: Flying High — Bob Hoover Academy — Career Pathways — DAY-IN-THE-LIFE: Football Coach — Kids’ Cafe 26:46

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Former gang members and at-risk students turn their lives around through the power of flight in Salinas. Plus, young adults discover career options in Chico, an Oakdale football coach shares why he loves his job, and Fresno special educations students serve and learn at a district-owned café. 03/07/2018 201, Day in the Life, Students, Alternative […]

Young student writing.

EPISODE 113: Kids are Just Kids — E3 Civic High — School in the Park — DAY-IN-THE-LIFE: School Secretary 26:46

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Discover how special education students are making big strides, visit a charter school located in San Diego’s public library. Plus, spend a day in the life of a school secretary and participate in a versatile program called School in the Park.05/17/2017 Kids Are Just Kids, kids are just kids, Tej, tej, special education, Sanger, sanger, […]

School nurse with a young student.

EPISODE 112: Nursing Shortage — Character Counts — Service Dog in the Classroom — Health on Wheels 26:46

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Discover how the nursing shortage is impacting public schools across the state, meet a service dog lending a paw in the classroom, and find out how students are prompting better character from themselves and others.05/08/2017 Downey, downey, Character Counts, character counts, Warren High School, Warren High, Warren, Kelley Rush-Becker, Rush-Becker, rush, becker, john garcia, John […]

Science teacher working with her student.

EPISODE 111: Next Generation Science Standards — Paying for College — DAY IN THE LIFE: Campus School Monitor — The Preuss School 26:46

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Discover how science standards are changing in the Golden State, find out various ways to pay for college, and spend a day in the life of a school campus monitor. Plus, visit a charter school based inside of a public library.04/21/2017 Next Generation Science Standards, next generation science standards, next gen science, next gen, science, […]

Students preparing food they grew at school.

EPISODE 110: Edible Schoolyard — From Dropout Factory to Success Story — Camp Winthers — Dropout Rates 26:46

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Visit an edible schoolyard in Berkeley, discover how Stockton recovered from dismal graduation rates, consider the accuracy of the state’s dropout numbers, and take a summer trip to Camp Winthers.04/14/2017 110, Episode 110, Episode110, 10, Episode10, Episode 10, Edible Schoolyard, edible, nutrition, food, foods, garden, gardens, meal, meals, Edible Schoolyard Project, edible schoolyard project, ingredients, […]

drama class

EPISODE 109: Growing California’s Artists — Teacher of the Year: Daniel Jocz — DAY IN THE LIFE: School Librarian — Transitional Kindergarten 26:46

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Singers, dancers, actors and other young artists compete for a spot in a state-funded summer school for the arts. Meet California’s 2016 Teacher of the Year, who uses YouTube to keep his students engaged. See a day in the life of a school librarian. Plus, visit a transitional kindergarten program in Windsor that’s helping to […]

Students sitting in classroom

EPISODE 108: Educating At-Risk Youth — The String Project — Integrated Teacher Programs — Civic Education 26:46

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Visit an inspirational continuation school for at-risk students, become a part of Sacramento State’s String Project, discover new ways to become an educator, and meet students getting an exclusive lesson in civics.03/21/2017 108, Episode 108, Episode108, 8, Episode 8, Episode 8, voting, vote, voters, voter, millennials, Jose Flores, Flores, civics, civic, civic education, civics education, […]

Students working on machine.

EPISODE 107: Career Pathways — 826 Valencia — DAY IN THE LIFE: Paraeducator — Who runs my school? 26:46

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Explore new career technical opportunities, discover a pirate-themed after school learning program, spend a day in the life of a para-educator, and find out who really runs your school.03/14/2017 Evan Gatewood, Gatewood, welding, welder, metalshop, metalworker, marketing, marketer, 3D, design, designer, metal, shop, woodshop, wood, shop, Mount Shasta, Mt. Shasta, Shasta, Mt. Shasta High School, […]

Picture of school with young students and teacher in front.

EPISODE 106: Dual Immersion — Summer at City Hall — Teaching the Arts — Proposition58 26:46

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Visit a dual immersion classroom, explore the positive implications of Prop 58, discover internship opportunities at City Hall, and understand history in an artistic new way.03/06/2017 dual immersion, language, languages, linguistics, Redding, Charter school, charter, Mike Dressel, Dressel, Mandarin Chinese, Chinese, mandarin, china, Redding School of the Arts, art school, school of arts, school of […]

Flight Simulator panel

EPISODE 105: Taking Flight — Lunch at the Library — DAY IN THE LIFE: School Bus Driver — Ag in Motion 26:46

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Soar to new heights for a unique elective with ties to aviation, find out how one school keeps kids well fed and well read during the summer, meet a charming school bus driver in Galt, and go inside a mobile laboratory.02/27/2017 agriculture, ag, mobile, Alyssa Guzman, Guzman, Norman Glick Middle School, Norman Glick, Norman, Glick, […]