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We're glad you're excited about the broadcast of The Learning. Alert your friends by embedding the trailer on your Tumblr or Facebook profile. It's easy to do. Scroll down for a list of ways that you can share this film with your friends and family.

The Learning will have its premiere broadcast on PBS on Tuesday, September 20 at 10 PM. (check local listings)

Embed the Trailer on Your Site

Tip: All you have to do is hit the play button. Then roll your mouse over the video screen, click on the "Embed" button in the upper left hand corner, copy the code and paste it into the HTML of your blog or web page where you want the trailer to appear. If you would like to adjust the size of the video window, just change the height and width dimensions within the code. If you have any questions about embedding video or anything else on this page, please email us at events {at}

Download the Movie Poster


Print out the The Learning poster with the POV airdate and hang it on the wall of your dorm room, cubicle, break room, food co-op bulletin board, refrigerator door... or wherever! Show your support for The Learning.




Host a Sneak Preview Screening

The Way We Get By screening

Photo by Larry Glenn, Hands On Network

If you are a community organizer, high school, after school, college or ESL teacher, young person using media to reach your peers or a PBS station employee interested in planning free screenings in your community, please sign up with POV's Community Network and we'll loan you a copy of the film (for free!) along with a toolkit including a facilitators guide. Organize it »

Have you successfully led an event? We would love to hear about it, and post links to blog posts, pictures, etc.
Let us know »

Send Out a Reminder Email


Remind your friends, family or organization members to watch The Learning on PBS on September 20, 2011! Use this template to send out your own stylish email announcement.


Sign Up for a Reminder

We will send you an email reminder the week before the PBS broadcast premiere. Forward to your friends, family or organization members as a reminder to watch The Learning on PBS on September 20, 2011! Sign Up »

Download the Press Release

Download the Press Release from our online pressroom.

"Like" Us on Facebook

Show your love for POV and The Learning and "like" us on your Facebook profile and let your friends know that you'll be watching by RSVPing to our Facebook event, too.

You can also post the The Learning trailer on your Facebook profile by linking to this URL: Tell all your friends to watch the film September 20!

Tweet About It

Twitter birdFollow POV (@povdocs) on Twitter and get updates sent directly to your cellphone. We'll keep you up-to-date with the latest information about the film, critical reviews, special activities and exclusive video clips.

And if you want to tweet about The Learning to your followers, make sure to include @povdocs so we can track your tweets! We've even whipped up some sample tweets for you below.

How far would you travel to provide for your family? 8500 miles? Host a sneak preview of #TheLearning & discuss.

Baltimore schools recruit 600 Filipino teachers from overseas. Find out more in #TheLearning 9/20 @PBS

Immigrant ideals clash w/ Baltimore's tough realities for 4 Filipino teachers. Watch #TheLearning 9/20 @PBS

4 Filipino women cornered by economic circumstance in #TheLearning. Watch 9/20 @PBS

4 Filipino teachers migrate to Baltimore to teach in inner-city schools. #TheLearning on @PBS 9/20

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While I was born and raised in the Philippines, I’ve lived my entire adult life in the United States. I’m both an insider and an outsider, which allows me to have a distinct point of view.”

— Ramona Diaz, Filmmaker

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