Rebuilding Public Education

Rebuilding Public Education

8/2/20 - 8/8/20 A examination of the progress of American public education and how our nation’s education systems are preparing students with the skills to succeed in a highly demanding, rapidly changing global environment.

Rebuilding Public Education
  • Divine Disruption

    Originally broadcast at 10:45 a.m. EDT Sunday, August 2, 2020.

    Romans 7: 14-21

    On May 17, 2009, the historic St. Paul's Baptist Church (Philadelphia, PA) called Reverend Dr. Leslie D. Callahan (from Gary, West Virginia) as the church’s first female pastor. She was installed on September 27, 20...

  • Who Told You That?

    Originally broadcast at 9:15 a.m. EDT Monday, August 3, 2020.

    Romans 8: 1-11

    On May 17, 2009, the historic St. Paul's Baptist Church (Philadelphia, PA) called Reverend Dr. Leslie D. Callahan (from Gary, West Virginia) as the church’s first female pastor. She was installed on September 27, 2009....

  • Teaching Religion Through New Eyes

    Originally broadcast at 2 p.m. EDT Monday, August 3, 2020.

    Judy Beals on advancing public understanding of religion and building a peaceful society.

    Beals, is the associate director of Harvard Divinity School’s Religious Literacy Project (RLP). Working with Dr. Diane Moore and her team, she pr...

  • Cantus

    Originally broadcast at 4 p.m. EDT Monday, August 3, 2020.

    Cantus performs for Week Six’s Chautauqua Chamber Music series.

    Cantus is an internationally recognized men’s vocal ensemble is widely known for its innovative programming and its engaging performances of music ranging from the Renaiss...

  • Family Values

    Originally broadcast at 9:15 a.m. EDT Tuesday, August 4, 2020.

    Romans 8: 12-17

    On May 17, 2009, the historic St. Paul's Baptist Church (Philadelphia, PA) called Reverend Dr. Leslie D. Callahan (from Gary, West Virginia) as the church’s first female pastor. She was installed on September 27, 20...

  • The State of the American Education System

    Originally broadcast at 10:45 a.m. EDT Tuesday, August 4, 2020.

    Sir Ken Robinson looks at the state of education in the U.S.

    Robinson is an internationally recognized leader in the development of education, creativity and innovation, who works with governments, education systems, international...

  • Religious Literacy in Public Schools: Embracing Complexity and Tension

    Originally broadcast at 2 p.m. EDT Tuesday, August 4, 2020.

    Benjamin Marcus on religious literacy and the intersection of religious constructs in society.

    Marcus is the religious literacy specialist with the Religious Freedom Center of the Freedom Forum Institute, where he examines the interse...

  • Leslie Przybylek: Smithsonian's Portraits of Pittsburgh

    Originally broadcast at 3:30 p.m. EDT Tuesday, August 4, 2020.

    Leslie Przybylek details the recent exhibition “Smithsonian’s Portraits of Pittsburgh: Works from the National Portrait Gallery.” Przybylek is the senior curator at the Senator John Heinz History Center in association with the Smiths...

  • Good Trouble

    Originally broadcast at 9:15 a.m. EDT Wednesday, August 5, 2020.

    Romans 8: 17-25

    On May 17, 2009, the historic St. Paul's Baptist Church (Philadelphia, PA) called Reverend Dr. Leslie D. Callahan (from Gary, West Virginia) as the church’s first female pastor. She was installed on September 27, 2...

  • Fostering Bold and Transformational Education Reform

    Originally broadcast at 10:45 a.m. EDT Wednesday, August 5, 2020.

    Jeb Bush on the work being done by ExcelinEd to foster bold and transformational education reform.

    Bush was the 43rd governor of the state of Florida, serving from 1999 through 2007, and was most recently a candidate for the Rep...

  • Organ Recital with Joshua Stafford 8/5/20

    Originally broadcast at 12 p.m. EDT Wednesday, August 5, 2020.

    About Chautauqua Institution: Chautauqua Institution is a community on the shores of Chautauqua Lake in southwestern New York state that comes alive each summer with a unique mix of fine and performing arts, lectures, interfaith wors...

  • From Fear to Hope: Childhood Experiences with Anti-Semitism/How to Teach Respect

    Originally broadcast at 2 p.m. EDT Wednesday, August 5, 2020.

    Linda K. Wertheimer on how to fight religious bigotry and teach religion in an intolerant world.

    Linda K. Wertheimer is the award-winning author of Faith Ed, Teaching about Religion in An Age of Intolerance.

    Since Faith Ed was pub...

  • The New Reconstruction:Transforming Education for the 21st Century

    Originally broadcast at 3:30 p.m. EDT Wednesday, August 5, 2020.

    African American Heritage House Lecture. "The New Reconstruction: Transforming Education for the 21st Century." Meria Carstarphen, fmr. superintendent, Atlanta Public Schools

    About Chautauqua Institution: Chautauqua Institution is...

  • An Afternoon Piano Recital with Christopher Taylor

    Originally broadcast at 4 p.m. EDT on August 5, 2020 on CHQ Virtual Porch: https://porch.chq.org/re/event/252/

    2 Impromptus, op. 10. Alexander Scriabin
    1. F-sharp minor
    2. A major

    2 Impromptus, op. 12. Alexander Scriabin
    1. F-sharp major
    2. B-flat minor

    4 Impromptus, op...

  • Waiting for Morning

    Originally broadcast at 9:15 a.m. EDT Thursday, August 6, 2020.

    Psalm 130

    On May 17, 2009, the historic St. Paul's Baptist Church (Philadelphia, PA) called Reverend Dr. Leslie D. Callahan (from Gary, West Virginia) as the church’s first female pastor. She was installed on September 27, 2009.

    D...

  • The Gallery Store

    Originally broadcast at 10 a.m. EDT Thursday, August 6, 2020.

    The Gallery Store is a museum-quality gift shop located in Strohl Art Center. Approximately 60 artists and craftspeople from around the country are represented. The store offers unique handcrafted jewelry, fiber, wood, glass, metal an...

  • The History of Education and Where It's Going

    Originally broadcast at 10:45 a.m. EDT Thursday, August 6, 2020.

    Historian Diane Ravitch explores the history of education and where it is heading.

    Ravitch is a research professor of education at New York University. A historian of education, she founded and is president of Network for Public...

  • From Church Stories to Obituaries, Journalists Need Religious Literacy

    Originally broadcast at 2 p.m. EDT Thursday, August 6, 2020.

    Ari Goldman discusses education of religion and how it’s covered in the news.

    Goldman, director of the school’s Scripps Howard Program in Religion, Journalism, and the Spiritual Life, has taught at the Colombia Journalism School since...

  • CLSC: 'The Gifted School'

    Originally broadcast at 3:30 p.m. EDT Thursday, August 6, 2020.

    Bruce Holsinger presents his book The Gifted School, a fiction novel set in Crystal, Colorado centered around drama within a community.

    Holsinger is a novelist and literary scholar based in Charlottesville, Va., and the recipient ...

  • Recitals with Rossen featuring Ilya Kaler

    Originally broadcast at 5 p.m. EDT Thursday, August 6, 2020.

    Described by the Gramophone as a “magician, bewitching our ears” for his hauntingly beautiful sound, flawless command of the instrument and mesmerizing phrasing, Ilya Kaler is the only violinist to win the Gold Medal at the Tchaikovsky...

  • Decisive

    Originally broadcast at 9:15 a.m. EDT Friday, August 7, 2020.

    Romans 8: 31-39

    On May 17, 2009, the historic St. Paul's Baptist Church (Philadelphia, PA) called Reverend Dr. Leslie D. Callahan (from Gary, West Virginia) as the church’s first female pastor. She was installed on September 27, 200...

  • What Has Worked in Reforming Mississippi's Education System

    Originally broadcast at 10:45 a.m. EDT Friday, August 7, 2020.

    Carey Wright closes out Week Six dedicated to “Rebuilding Education.”

    Wright has served as State Superintendent of Education for Mississippi since 2013. Under her leadership, Mississippi has initiated aggressive education reforms t...

  • The State of Education in America

    Originally broadcast at 1 p.m. EDT Friday, August 7, 2020.

    Moriah Balingit brings her experience and knowledge of national education issues to Chautauqua.

    Balingit covers national education issues for The Washington Post. Before coming to The Post, she covered crime, city hall and crime in cit...

  • Interfaith Friday: Orthodox Judaism

    Originally broadcast at 2 p.m. EDT Friday, August 7, 2020.

    Rabbi Chaim Seidler-Feller closes a week on education and teaching religion.

    Seidler-Feller, executive director of the Yitzhak Rabin Hillel Center for Jewish Life at UCLA, recently celebrated his fortieth year of working with students a...