From PBS NewsHour: Hundreds gathered Thursday at the Jewish Community Center for a memorial service in honor of the three people shot dead in Sunday's shooting in suburban Kansas City, Kan.
Every Wednesday morning entrepreneurs fill the Kauffman Foundation to the brim for 1 Million Cups. This week DropShades and CouponCloud presented their companies in the auditorium lined with a few hundred audience members. [View the story "1 Million Cups with DropShades and CouponCloud" on Storify]
Nature: Touching the Wild - Joe Hutto has dedicated seven years of his life to becoming a wild mule deer. Ordinarily, the deer herd would run from any human, but these keenly intelligent animals come to regard this stranger as one of their own. As he crosses the species divide, Hutto taps into a new understanding of these elusive animals. His joy in his new family is infectious.
The hateful acts of one person have taken the lives of three of our community members, and wounded many more. So far we've collected several messages of support and we'll continue to add more as they are submitted. Read what others from across the country have written and add your message below. "An evil act. Three innocent people dead. I am a New Yorker with family in KC and I mourn with all of you. We must all stand together against the hatred." - Laura Popper, New York "We join people across the country and around the world in…
Eric Langhorst from Discovery Middle School in Liberty, Mo was selected as one of the 100 educators selected for the 2014 PBS LearningMedia Digital Innovators program. The program rewards tech-savvy K-12 educators from across the country who are serving as leaders in the education technology space and incorporating digital media in classrooms to promote student engagement and achievement with year-long hands-on and virtual professional development opportunities. The 2014 PBS LearningMedia Digital Innovators will receive year-long professional development opportunities that include virtual trainings, access to premium and exclusive resources, and invitations to special events. In addition, the top 16 applicants will…
The Address VIDEO
THE ADDRESS tells the story of a tiny school in Putney Vermont, the Greenwood School, where each year the students are encouraged to memorize, practice and recite the Gettysburg Address. In its exploration of the Greenwood School, the film also unlocks the history, context and importance of President Lincoln’s most powerful address.