Our Kids: Narrowing The Opportunity Gap

Host Dr. Robert Putnam (Harvard Professor and author of BOWLING ALONE) spotlights innovative leaders and children, working together in nine communities, who struggle to create and inspire solutions that help to narrow the widening opportunity gap between rich and poor for some 30 million young people denied access to the American Dream. We hope viewers will try to build similar solutions in their neighborhoods.

Episode Description
Thursday, Nov 21, 2019 - 2:00 AM
"Making A Difference"
Riverside, CA & Manchester, NH. The importance of mentors is illustrated in stories like that of a police detective starting a free judo school to "bait and switch" kids onto a better path. A revolutionary accelerated kindergarten program propels disadvantaged children by celebrating their smartness. D
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Thursday, Nov 21, 2019 - 2:00 AM "Making A Difference" (CREATE)
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Thursday, Nov 21, 2019 - 2:00 PM "Making A Difference" (CREATE)
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Wednesday, Dec 4, 2019 - 1:00 AM "Making A Difference" (IDAHO)
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Wednesday, Dec 11, 2019 - 1:00 AM "Four Cities Tackle The Child Equity Gap" (IDAHO)
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Friday, Dec 13, 2019 - 12:00 AM "Making A Difference" (PLUS)
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Friday, Dec 13, 2019 - 1:00 AM "Four Cities Tackle The Child Equity Gap" (PLUS)
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Wednesday, Dec 18, 2019 - 1:00 AM "I'm Special" (IDAHO)
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Friday, Dec 20, 2019 - 12:00 AM "I'm Special" (PLUS)
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Friday, Dec 20, 2019 - 1:00 AM "A Breath of Hope" (PLUS)
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Wednesday, Dec 25, 2019 - 1:00 AM "A Breath of Hope" (IDAHO)
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