education

XU Entrepreneurship
3:00 am
Sat August 18, 2012

Xavier University's X-LAB

Entrepreneurs are a growing force in our economy, so Xavier University has started X-LAB (Xavier Launch a Business), a competition between creative minds to earn mentoring from Xavier’s faculty, students and others with the expertise to help launch their idea. Mark Perzel learns more about this opportunity from Dr. Joe Carter, director of Xavier’s Entrepreneurial Center.

American Graduate
3:00 am
Sat August 18, 2012

Literacy Center West

American Graduate: Make it Happen - a program initiative of the Corporation for Public Broadcasting

As part of WVXU’s commitment to the American Graduate: Make it Happen program, an effort to find solutions to America’s drop-out problem, Mark Perzel welcomes Chellie McLellan from Literacy Center West, a Price Hill program working with students aged 17-21 on either GED preparation or job-readiness training.

Education
12:28 pm
Wed August 15, 2012

Cincinnati Public excited about new state standards

The state of Cincinnati Public Schools is good but challenges are expected moving forward. That's the message today from Superintendent Mary Ronan.

CPS is transitioning this year to Ohio's new Common Core standards program.

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Catholic Schools
1:12 pm
Tue August 14, 2012

Cincinnati Archdiocese debuts vision for schools

Superintendent Jim Rigg outlines the Archdiocese's vision as students from St. Vivian School listen.

With students about to head back to classes, the Cincinnati Archdiocese is laying out its vision for the future.

This is the first-ever unified education plan for the 114-school diocese.

Superintendent Jim Rigg says preserving the Catholic identity is a top priority.

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American Graduate -Let's Make It Happen
12:00 pm
Tue August 7, 2012

Identifying Kids at Risk of Dropping Out.

As part of our continuing commitment to the American Graduate effort to prevent school drop-outs, Mark Perzel welcomed Principal Kimberly Mack and Resource Coordinator Pamela Knox from John P Parker Elementary School to discuss identifying kids at risk of dropping out and programs they have in place to address the issue. American Graduate is a public media initiative funded by the Corporation for Public Broadcasting.

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