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//player.pbs.org/partnerplayer/7lQamMHY8ts_oDiWWhWZmA==/?topbar=false&end=0&endscreen=true&start=0&autoplay=false “In life you deal with what’s dealt your way. When you get knocked down, just get up right away. Never give up.” "In the Game" follows a girls’ soccer team in an inner-city Chicago high school to reveal the obstacles confronted by Latinas as they seek an education amid issues of class and... /episodes/get/46511 /episode/46511 In the Game /episode-player/46511

The the ups and downs of a girls' soccer team reveal the very real obstacles that low-income students confront in their quest for higher education. Set in a primarily Hispanic neighborhood, Kelly High School on Chicago's south side is an inner city public school struggling to provide the basics for their students, many of whom do not make it to college, either because they cannot compete academically or because their families do not have the financial resources to send them to college.

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Tue, 09/27/2016 - 04:00
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//player.pbs.org/partnerplayer/kGHG5iETnCcenLnZ-xSHwQ==/?topbar=false&end=0&endscreen=true&start=0&autoplay=false In rural America, children face the prospect of a compromised future. Class of '27 focuses on early childhood education in struggling communities, highlighting the efforts of people guiding children toward graduating high school in '27. United by hope, inspiration and resiliency, the film... /episodes/get/48609 /episode/48609 Class of '27 /episode-player/48609

Stories highlighting early childhood education as the key to realizing the American Dream.

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Wed, 09/14/2016 - 10:00
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//player.pbs.org/partnerplayer/kGHG5iETnCcenLnZ-xSHwQ==/?topbar=false&end=0&endscreen=true&start=0&autoplay=false In rural America, children face the prospect of a compromised future. Class of '27 focuses on early childhood education in struggling communities, highlighting the efforts of people guiding children toward graduating high school in '27. United by hope, inspiration and resiliency, the film... /episodes/get/54245 /episode/54245 Class of '27 /episode-player/54245

Stories highlighting early childhood education as the key to realizing the American Dream.

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Wed, 09/14/2016 - 10:00
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//player.pbs.org/partnerplayer/QTkFPr1beiSwo2yzcniHsA==/?topbar=false&end=0&endscreen=true&start=0&autoplay=false Follow preschooler Mireya from Fresno, California, to Oregon’s Willamette Valley for berry season. Mireya’s parents, migrant workers who speak Spanish and Mixteco at home, face long work days. They enroll her in Migrant Head Start where bilingual teacher, Aimee Brown, makes it a warm and engaging... /episodes/get/48799 /episode/48799 America ReFramed | "Fields of Promise" (English Captions) /episode-player/48799

Fields of Promise, a portrait of preschoolers from California to Oregon. By Nina Alvarez.

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Mon, 09/12/2016 - 12:00
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//player.pbs.org/partnerplayer/qbMMAblTcFwKAQJUykJ85A==/?topbar=false&end=0&endscreen=true&start=0&autoplay=false Follow preschooler Mireya from Fresno, California, to Oregon’s Willamette Valley for berry season. Mireya’s parents, migrant workers who speak Spanish and Mixteco at home, face long work days. They enroll her in Migrant Head Start where bilingual teacher, Aimee Brown, makes it a warm and engaging... /episodes/get/48162 /episode/48162 America ReFramed | "Fields of Promise" (Spanish Captions) /episode-player/48162

Fields of Promise, a portrait of preschoolers from California to Oregon. By Nina Alvarez.

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Mon, 09/12/2016 - 12:00
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//player.pbs.org/partnerplayer/wup0e4McQgAdL9ey3-JcDg==/?topbar=false&end=0&endscreen=true&start=0&autoplay=false With local employment largely limited to the school system in Booneville, Kentucky, preschool children have caring and competent adults preparing them for better futures. “I’m getting them ready for kindergarten,” says Betsy Coomer, an early education teacher. At the same time, Cleda Turner... /episodes/get/48056 /episode/48056 America ReFramed: "Class of '27" (English Captions) /episode-player/48056

Class of '27, a portrait of preschoolers in Booneville, Kentucky. By James Rutenbeck.

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Mon, 09/12/2016 - 12:00
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