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- June 20th, 2018Episode #211
This week, we meet professors from Holy Cross College who are giving inmates at Westville Correctional Facility the opportunity to earn an associate's and bachelor's degree and we look back at stories on music education, food allergies, and political protests in school.
Earning a College Degree While in Prison
The Moreau College Initiative formerly known as the Westville Education Initiative gives those serving time in the Westville Correctional Facility the opportunity to earn a college degree through Holy Cross College. The students there learn from real college professors and work towards making better lives for themselves.
Raptors at Fernwood
Students visit Fernwood Botanical Garden & Nature Preserve to learn all about raptors from Naturalist, Corey Hopwood.
- June 6th, 2018Episode #210
We kick off the summer 2018 and head to Michigan to learn about raptors and meet community members working to improve literacy. We also revisit a couple of our favorite stories from the spring!
Getting Kids Into Reading
Getting kids interested in reading at a younger age has become more important than ever before. Explore how a group of educators and librarians are putting together a program designed at getting kids excited for books and reading.