"Armed in America" is a two-night event that explores gun violence in the U.S. On Monday May 9th, watch Peace Officer, followed by a town hall discussion on Police and Guns. On Tuesday, May 10th, tune in for The Armor of Light and a town hall talk on Faith and Guns.
"If you pick a subject area like science, social studies, math or literacy and you integrate it with an art form, what you do is connect the two and find ways to really integrate the two so they lean on each other."
"Getting old is a state of mind."
91-year-old Flossie Lewis is a former English teacher who now lives at the Piedmont Gardens Senior Living Community in the Bay Area. In her spare time, Lewis writes 'light verse' for her local newspaper. She offers her #BriefButSpectacular take on what it feels like to grow old.
View more videos from our Brief But Spectacular series: bit.ly/briefbutspectacular
Tip #16: Try randomly being kind to the child, rather than only giving positive attention based on his or her behavior. This kind of noncontingent reinforcement helps the child to see the teacher likes him for who he is, not because he does math well or reads perfectly.
In Peace Officer, a former sheriff will stop at nothing to confront the SWAT team he founded. See it Monday, May 9th at 9/8c on Independent Lens | PBS, followed by a town hall discussion. #PeaceOfficerPBS
Preview tonight's lineup on PBS, starting at 8/7c: Follow a band of orangs that use tools, share food, forage together and create a distinct culture on Nature | PBS's "The Last Orangutan Eden." Then, join engineers as they race to rescue a historic Martha’s Vineyard lighthouse from certain doom on NOVA l PBS's " Operation Lighthouse Rescue." Then, follow an archaeologist and sculptors to learn how the people of Petra built their city of stone on NOVA's "Lost City of Stone."
Ohio governor and Republican presidential contender John Kasich cancelled a press conference in Virginia on Wednesday and plans to make a statement from Columbus, Ohio, a day after one of his last remaining rivals, Ted Cruz, ended his campaign.
May the Fourth be with you.
Go back in time to 1977 and learn how the lightsaber was first captured with the help of the highly reflective material "Scotchlite" & a compact motor at the hilt. Joey Shanks shows you how. It's one of the best ways to celebrate #StarWarsDay.
Want to learn how to make the Lightsaber SOUND effects? Watch it here-> https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Q_6VITJT0-w
May 04, 2016 at 2:30 pm
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