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Schedule for October 26 - November 1

Monday, October 26, 2020

  • 8:00 AM - 8:50 AM
    FCPS Student Town Hall with Senator Tim Kaine (Rebroadcast)
  • 9:00 AM - 9:30 AM
    STEM in 30
    Learning resources available from STEM in 30.
  • 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM
    The Art of Loose Painting in Oils by Carol Hallock
    Watch as Carol Hallock paints with easy to learn demonstrations for beginners to advanced painters. Click for painting tips from Carol Hallock.
  • 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
    Visual Learning Systems Middle and High School Science
    Visual-based science content that instructs, challenges, and inspires students. The use of videos, interactive graphics, animations, and images are essential in teaching science.
  • 11:00 AM - 11:20 AM
    Finding the Perfect Job: How to Succeed in the Job Hunt
    This video follows teenager Bethany, as she experiences the highs and lows of her own real-life job search. Viewers learn the basics, from preparing a resume and cover letter, to scouting the help wanted ads, to job interview dos and don’ts, including what to wear and what to say.
  • 11:30 AM - 12:00 PM
    What’s in a Name?
    The goal of these videos is to promote and preserve the history of Fairfax County and Fairfax County Public Schools.
  • 12:00 PM - 12:30 PM
    Geo Culture
    This series inspires students to think about the world: from a Bolivian Rain Forest Orchestra, a children’s court in India, a monkey orphanage in the Amazon jungle, to land mine clearing rats in Africa.
  • 12:30 PM - 1:00 PM
    Meet the Author
    Meet the Author gives students direct access to authors who share their personal stories, offer writing tips, and encourage students to “keep reading, keep writing, keep dreaming.”
  • 1:00 PM - 1:25 PM
    Real Life 101: Real Jobs, Great Career Choices
    This series takes you on the job so you can see for yourself why these professionals love what they do. Learn about jobs you might not know even existed and the education it takes to put you in the right direction!
  • 1:25 PM - 2:00 PM
    Exploring Naviance Student
    Exploring Naviance Student demonstrates how the Naviance platform can help support FCPS students in planning and acheiving their postsecondary goals. Audience: High School parents.
  • 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
    Cultural Competence
    Dr. Darryle Craig defines and examines the importance of cultural competence.Craig advises how to use this important skill to help close the achievement gap, and promote best practices that create success among diverse learners. Cultural Competence Facilitator Workbook and Particpant's Workbook are available.
  • 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
    Surviving the Holocaust
    Speaking to students at Woodson High School (Fairfax County Public Schools) Irene Fogel Weiss describes how her family was ostracized from society and how the Jewish “ghettos” were created.
  • 4:00 PM - 4:30 PM
    Meet the Author
    Meet the Author gives students direct access to authors who share their personal stories, offer writing tips, and encourage students to “keep reading, keep writing, keep dreaming.”
  • 4:30 PM - 5:00 PM
    The Folklorist
    Whether it’s a tale of a legendary lost city, a forgotten hero, or a hoax beyond belief, The Folklorist brings audiences back to each story’s origins and uncovers what’s been left out of text books, and what lives on as folklore.
  • 5:00 PM - 5:45 PM
    FCPS Student Town Hall with Senator Tim Kaine (Rebroadcast)
  • 6:00 PM - 6:30 PM
    STEM in 30
    Learning resources available from STEM in 30.
  • 6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
    The Art of Loose Painting in Oils by Carol Hallock
    Watch as Carol Hallock paints with easy to learn demonstrations for beginners to advanced painters. Click for painting tips from Carol Hallock.
  • 7:30 PM - 8:45 PM
    FCPS Parent Resource Center Presents: Raising Children with Healthy Self-Esteem in a High Pressure Culture
    Rachel Bailey, M.A., CPDPE, shares tools to help foster self-esteem in children. She discusses treating children with respect, allowing them to express their feelings, teaching skills and empowering children.
  • 9:00 PM - 10:00 PM
    Surviving the Holocaust
    Speaking to students at Woodson High School (Fairfax County Public Schools) Irene Fogel Weiss describes how her family was ostracized from society and how the Jewish “ghettos” were created.
  • 10:00 PM - 10:30 PM
    Meet the Author
    Meet the Author gives students direct access to authors who share their personal stories, offer writing tips, and encourage students to “keep reading, keep writing, keep dreaming.”
  • 10:30 PM - 11:00 PM
    AD/HD Teens Talk
    High school seniors, diagnosed with AD/HD, share what teaching strategies and learning techniques worked, or failed, as they face the myriad of challenges of a high school setting.

Tuesday, October 27, 2020

  • 8:00 AM - 9:00 AM
    Inaugural Visions: Presidents Washington to Obama
    Recorded live at Mount Vernon's Ammerman Student Leadership Program, we look at the presidential inaugurations from George Washington to Barack Obama.
  • 9:00 AM - 9:30 AM
    STEM in 30
    Learning resources available from STEM in 30.
  • 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM
    The Art of Loose Painting in Oils by Carol Hallock
    Watch as Carol Hallock paints with easy to learn demonstrations for beginners to advanced painters. Click for painting tips from Carol Hallock.
  • 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
    Bulletin Board
  • 11:00 AM - 4:00 PM
    School Board Work Session (LIVE)
    Work sessions of the Board are held to examine subjects in greater depth than is possible during business meetings.
  • 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
    FCPS Parent Resource Center Presents: Helping Your Child Cope with Stress
    Clinical Psychologist Lisa Bateman shares tips and strategies for helping families help children deal with anxiety and stress.
  • 6:00 PM - 6:30 PM
    What’s in a Name?
    The goal of these videos is to promote and preserve the history of Fairfax County and Fairfax County Public Schools.
  • 6:30 PM - 7:00 PM
    Meet the Author
    Meet the Author gives students direct access to authors who share their personal stories, offer writing tips, and encourage students to “keep reading, keep writing, keep dreaming.”
  • 7:00 PM - 7:30 PM
    Real Life 101: Real Jobs, Great Career Choices
    This series takes you on the job so you can see for yourself why these professionals love what they do. Learn about jobs you might not know even existed and the education it takes to put you in the right direction!
  • 7:30 PM - 8:30 PM
    Community Keynotes
    Each program in this series is an invitation to engage in discussions around important topics affecting our school communities.
  • 8:30 PM - 9:30 PM
    APTV: Project C: Lessons from the American Civil Rights Movement
    Series of electronic field trips occurring throughout the Civil Rights fiftieth anniversary years of 2013-2015 that focus on the role of citizenship in a democracy through the study of historical events.
  • 9:30 PM - 10:00 PM
    Meet the Author
    Meet the Author gives students direct access to authors who share their personal stories, offer writing tips, and encourage students to “keep reading, keep writing, keep dreaming.”
  • 10:00 PM - 11:00 PM
    The Folklorist
    Whether it’s a tale of a legendary lost city, a forgotten hero, or a hoax beyond belief, The Folklorist brings audiences back to each story’s origins and uncovers what’s been left out of text books, and what lives on as folklore.

Wednesday, October 28, 2020

  • 8:00 AM - 9:00 AM
    Founding Mothers: Remembering the Ladies
    Cokie Roberts hosts this fascinating discussion of the struggles to establish a nation as seen through the eyes of our nation's first First Ladies: Martha Washington, Abigail Adams, and Dolley Madison.
  • 9:00 AM - 9:30 AM
    STEM in 30
    Learning resources available from STEM in 30.
  • 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM
    The Art of Loose Painting in Oils by Carol Hallock
    Watch as Carol Hallock paints with easy to learn demonstrations for beginners to advanced painters. Click for painting tips from Carol Hallock.
  • 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
    Visual Learning Systems Middle and High School Science
    Visual-based science content that instructs, challenges, and inspires students. The use of videos, interactive graphics, animations, and images are essential in teaching science.
  • 11:00 AM - 11:20 AM
    Texting and Driving
    This program clearly explains the dangers, presents the facts and stats, and teaches teens to put the brakes on texting and driving.
  • 11:30 AM - 12:00 PM
    What’s in a Name?
    The goal of these videos is to promote and preserve the history of Fairfax County and Fairfax County Public Schools.
  • 12:00 PM - 12:30 PM
    Geo Culture
    This series inspires students to think about the world: from a Bolivian Rain Forest Orchestra, a children’s court in India, a monkey orphanage in the Amazon jungle, to land mine clearing rats in Africa.
  • 12:30 PM - 1:00 PM
    Meet the Author
    Meet the Author gives students direct access to authors who share their personal stories, offer writing tips, and encourage students to “keep reading, keep writing, keep dreaming.”
  • 1:00 PM - 1:30 PM
    Real Life 101: Real Jobs, Great Career Choices
    This series takes you on the job so you can see for yourself why these professionals love what they do. Learn about jobs you might not know even existed and the education it takes to put you in the right direction!
  • 1:30 PM - 2:00 PM
    Visual Learning Systems Middle and High School Science
    Visual-based science content that instructs, challenges, and inspires students. The use of videos, interactive graphics, animations, and images are essential in teaching science.
  • 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
    Cultural Competence
    Dr. Darryle Craig defines and examines the importance of cultural competence.Craig advises how to use this important skill to help close the achievement gap, and promote best practices that create success among diverse learners. Cultural Competence Facilitator Workbook and Particpant's Workbook are available.
  • 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
    Nelson Mandela: One Man
    Viewers will discover how Nelson Mandela's dedication resulted in his inauguration as the first black President of South Africa; his award of the Nobel Peace Prize and ultimately, his inspirational role in overthrowing the Apartheid regime.
  • 4:00 PM - 4:30 PM
    Meet the Author
    Meet the Author gives students direct access to authors who share their personal stories, offer writing tips, and encourage students to “keep reading, keep writing, keep dreaming.”
  • 4:30 PM - 5:00 PM
    The Folklorist
    Whether it’s a tale of a legendary lost city, a forgotten hero, or a hoax beyond belief, The Folklorist brings audiences back to each story’s origins and uncovers what’s been left out of text books, and what lives on as folklore.
  • 5:00 PM - 5:30 PM
    STEM in 30
    Learning resources available from STEM in 30.
  • 5:30 PM - 6:00 PM
    What’s in a Name?
    The goal of these videos is to promote and preserve the history of Fairfax County and Fairfax County Public Schools.
  • 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
    FCPS Student Town Hall with Senator Tim Kaine (Rebroadcast)
  • 7:00 PM - 7:30 PM
    Real Life 101: Real Jobs, Great Career Choices
    This series takes you on the job so you can see for yourself why these professionals love what they do. Learn about jobs you might not know even existed and the education it takes to put you in the right direction!
  • 7:30 PM - 8:00 PM
    National Gallery of Art
  • 8:00 PM - 8:20 PM
    Texting and Driving
    This program clearly explains the dangers, presents the facts and stats, and teaches teens to put the brakes on texting and driving.
  • 8:30 PM - 9:00 PM
    What’s in a Name?
    The goal of these videos is to promote and preserve the history of Fairfax County and Fairfax County Public Schools.
  • 9:00 PM - 9:30 PM
    Geo Culture
    This series inspires students to think about the world: from a Bolivian Rain Forest Orchestra, a children’s court in India, a monkey orphanage in the Amazon jungle, to land mine clearing rats in Africa.
  • 9:30 PM - 10:00 PM
    Meet the Author
    Meet the Author gives students direct access to authors who share their personal stories, offer writing tips, and encourage students to “keep reading, keep writing, keep dreaming.”
  • 10:00 PM - 10:30 PM
    Real Life 101: Real Jobs, Great Career Choices
    This series takes you on the job so you can see for yourself why these professionals love what they do. Learn about jobs you might not know even existed and the education it takes to put you in the right direction!
  • 10:30 PM - 11:00 PM
    The Folklorist
    Whether it’s a tale of a legendary lost city, a forgotten hero, or a hoax beyond belief, The Folklorist brings audiences back to each story’s origins and uncovers what’s been left out of text books, and what lives on as folklore.

Thursday, October 29, 2020

  • 8:00 AM - 9:00 AM
    First in War: George Washington and the American Revolution
    A panel of historians explores how Washington’s leadership was instrumental in securing American independence.
  • 9:00 AM - 9:30 AM
    STEM in 30
    Learning resources available from STEM in 30.
  • 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM
    The Art of Loose Painting in Oils by Carol Hallock
    Watch as Carol Hallock paints with easy to learn demonstrations for beginners to advanced painters. Click for painting tips from Carol Hallock.
  • 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
    Visual Learning Systems Middle and High School Science
    Visual-based science content that instructs, challenges, and inspires students. The use of videos, interactive graphics, animations, and images are essential in teaching science.
  • 11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
    The Art Of…Musical Improvisation
    The Art of ... Musical Improvisation teaches students how to go off-script and play from the heart.
  • 11:30 AM - 12:00 PM
    What’s in a Name?
    The goal of these videos is to promote and preserve the history of Fairfax County and Fairfax County Public Schools.
  • 12:00 PM - 12:30 PM
    Geo Culture
    This series inspires students to think about the world: from a Bolivian Rain Forest Orchestra, a children’s court in India, a monkey orphanage in the Amazon jungle, to land mine clearing rats in Africa.
  • 12:30 PM - 1:00 PM
    Meet the Author
    Meet the Author gives students direct access to authors who share their personal stories, offer writing tips, and encourage students to “keep reading, keep writing, keep dreaming.”
  • 1:00 PM - 1:30 PM
    Real Life 101: Real Jobs, Great Career Choices
    This series takes you on the job so you can see for yourself why these professionals love what they do. Learn about jobs you might not know even existed and the education it takes to put you in the right direction!
  • 1:30 PM - 2:00 PM
    Visual Learning Systems Middle and High School Science
    Visual-based science content that instructs, challenges, and inspires students. The use of videos, interactive graphics, animations, and images are essential in teaching science.
  • 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
    Community Keynotes
    Each program in this series is an invitation to engage in discussions around important topics affecting our school communities.
  • 3:00 PM - 3:30 PM
    Meet the Author
    Meet the Author gives students direct access to authors who share their personal stories, offer writing tips, and encourage students to “keep reading, keep writing, keep dreaming.”
  • 3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
    First in War: George Washington and the American Revolution
    A panel of historians explores how Washington’s leadership was instrumental in securing American independence.
  • 4:30 PM - 5:00 PM
    STEM in 30
    Learning resources available from STEM in 30.
  • 5:00 PM - 6:00 PM
    The Art of Loose Painting in Oils by Carol Hallock
    Watch as Carol Hallock paints with easy to learn demonstrations for beginners to advanced painters. Click for painting tips from Carol Hallock.
  • 6:00 PM - 6:30 PM
    Visual Learning Systems Middle and High School Science
    Visual-based science content that instructs, challenges, and inspires students. The use of videos, interactive graphics, animations, and images are essential in teaching science.
  • 6:30 PM - 7:00 PM
    The Art Of…Musical Improvisation
    The Art of ... Musical Improvisation teaches students how to go off-script and play from the heart.
  • 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
    FCPS Parent Resource Center Presents: Parenting Through Challenging Times: Supporting Your Child Through Life's Ups and Downs
    Corrine Coppola guides attendees through hands-on exercises in mindfulness and balance. She discusses and demonstrates several techniques parents can use to bring calm to families' households.
  • 9:00 PM - 10:00 PM
    The Challenges of Nationhood: Presidential Perspectives
    Explores the struggles to establish a nation as seen through the eyes of our nation's first four presidents—George Washington, John Adams, Thomas Jefferson, and James Madison. Cokie Roberts moderates this spirited discussion.
  • 10:00 PM - 10:30 PM
    Meet the Author
    Meet the Author gives students direct access to authors who share their personal stories, offer writing tips, and encourage students to “keep reading, keep writing, keep dreaming.”
  • 10:30 PM - 11:00 PM
    Real Life 101: Real Jobs, Great Career Choices
    This series takes you on the job so you can see for yourself why these professionals love what they do. Learn about jobs you might not know even existed and the education it takes to put you in the right direction!

Friday, October 30, 2020

  • 8:00 AM - 8:50 AM
    FCPS Student Town Hall with Senator Tim Kaine (Rebroadcast)
  • 9:00 AM - 9:30 AM
    STEM in 30
    Learning resources available from STEM in 30.
  • 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM
    The Art of Loose Painting in Oils by Carol Hallock
    Watch as Carol Hallock paints with easy to learn demonstrations for beginners to advanced painters. Click for painting tips from Carol Hallock.
  • 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
    Visual Learning Systems Middle and High School Science
    Visual-based science content that instructs, challenges, and inspires students. The use of videos, interactive graphics, animations, and images are essential in teaching science.
  • 11:00 AM - 11:20 AM
    Finding the Perfect Job: How to Succeed in the Job Hunt
    This video follows teenager Bethany, as she experiences the highs and lows of her own real-life job search. Viewers learn the basics, from preparing a resume and cover letter, to scouting the help wanted ads, to job interview dos and don’ts, including what to wear and what to say.
  • 11:30 AM - 12:00 PM
    What’s in a Name?
    The goal of these videos is to promote and preserve the history of Fairfax County and Fairfax County Public Schools.
  • 12:00 PM - 12:30 PM
    Geo Culture
    This series inspires students to think about the world: from a Bolivian Rain Forest Orchestra, a children’s court in India, a monkey orphanage in the Amazon jungle, to land mine clearing rats in Africa.
  • 12:30 PM - 1:00 PM
    Meet the Author
    Meet the Author gives students direct access to authors who share their personal stories, offer writing tips, and encourage students to “keep reading, keep writing, keep dreaming.”
  • 1:00 PM - 1:25 PM
    Real Life 101: Real Jobs, Great Career Choices
    This series takes you on the job so you can see for yourself why these professionals love what they do. Learn about jobs you might not know even existed and the education it takes to put you in the right direction!
  • 1:25 PM - 2:00 PM
    Exploring Naviance Student
    Exploring Naviance Student demonstrates how the Naviance platform can help support FCPS students in planning and acheiving their postsecondary goals. Audience: High School parents.
  • 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
    Cultural Competence
    Dr. Darryle Craig defines and examines the importance of cultural competence.Craig advises how to use this important skill to help close the achievement gap, and promote best practices that create success among diverse learners. Cultural Competence Facilitator Workbook and Particpant's Workbook are available.
  • 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
    Surviving the Holocaust
    Speaking to students at Woodson High School (Fairfax County Public Schools) Irene Fogel Weiss describes how her family was ostracized from society and how the Jewish “ghettos” were created.
  • 4:00 PM - 4:30 PM
    Meet the Author
    Meet the Author gives students direct access to authors who share their personal stories, offer writing tips, and encourage students to “keep reading, keep writing, keep dreaming.”
  • 4:30 PM - 5:00 PM
    The Folklorist
    Whether it’s a tale of a legendary lost city, a forgotten hero, or a hoax beyond belief, The Folklorist brings audiences back to each story’s origins and uncovers what’s been left out of text books, and what lives on as folklore.
  • 5:00 PM - 5:45 PM
    FCPS Student Town Hall with Senator Tim Kaine (Rebroadcast)
  • 6:00 PM - 6:30 PM
    STEM in 30
    Learning resources available from STEM in 30.
  • 6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
    The Art of Loose Painting in Oils by Carol Hallock
    Watch as Carol Hallock paints with easy to learn demonstrations for beginners to advanced painters. Click for painting tips from Carol Hallock.
  • 7:30 PM - 8:45 PM
    FCPS Parent Resource Center Presents: Raising Children with Healthy Self-Esteem in a High Pressure Culture
    Rachel Bailey, M.A., CPDPE, shares tools to help foster self-esteem in children. She discusses treating children with respect, allowing them to express their feelings, teaching skills and empowering children.
  • 9:00 PM - 10:00 PM
    Surviving the Holocaust
    Speaking to students at Woodson High School (Fairfax County Public Schools) Irene Fogel Weiss describes how her family was ostracized from society and how the Jewish “ghettos” were created.
  • 10:00 PM - 10:30 PM
    Meet the Author
    Meet the Author gives students direct access to authors who share their personal stories, offer writing tips, and encourage students to “keep reading, keep writing, keep dreaming.”
  • 10:30 PM - 11:00 PM
    AD/HD Teens Talk
    High school seniors, diagnosed with AD/HD, share what teaching strategies and learning techniques worked, or failed, as they face the myriad of challenges of a high school setting.

Saturday, October 31, 2020

  • 8:00 AM - 9:00 AM
    Founding Mothers: Remembering the Ladies
    Cokie Roberts hosts this fascinating discussion of the struggles to establish a nation as seen through the eyes of our nation's first First Ladies: Martha Washington, Abigail Adams, and Dolley Madison.
  • 9:00 AM - 9:30 AM
    STEM in 30
    Learning resources available from STEM in 30.
  • 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM
    The Art of Loose Painting in Oils by Carol Hallock
    Watch as Carol Hallock paints with easy to learn demonstrations for beginners to advanced painters. Click for painting tips from Carol Hallock.
  • 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
    Visual Learning Systems Middle and High School Science
    Visual-based science content that instructs, challenges, and inspires students. The use of videos, interactive graphics, animations, and images are essential in teaching science.
  • 11:00 AM - 11:20 AM
    Texting and Driving
    This program clearly explains the dangers, presents the facts and stats, and teaches teens to put the brakes on texting and driving.
  • 11:30 AM - 12:00 PM
    What’s in a Name?
    The goal of these videos is to promote and preserve the history of Fairfax County and Fairfax County Public Schools.
  • 12:00 PM - 12:30 PM
    Geo Culture
    This series inspires students to think about the world: from a Bolivian Rain Forest Orchestra, a children’s court in India, a monkey orphanage in the Amazon jungle, to land mine clearing rats in Africa.
  • 12:30 PM - 1:00 PM
    Meet the Author
    Meet the Author gives students direct access to authors who share their personal stories, offer writing tips, and encourage students to “keep reading, keep writing, keep dreaming.”
  • 1:00 PM - 1:30 PM
    Real Life 101: Real Jobs, Great Career Choices
    This series takes you on the job so you can see for yourself why these professionals love what they do. Learn about jobs you might not know even existed and the education it takes to put you in the right direction!
  • 1:30 PM - 2:00 PM
    Visual Learning Systems Middle and High School Science
    Visual-based science content that instructs, challenges, and inspires students. The use of videos, interactive graphics, animations, and images are essential in teaching science.
  • 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
    Cultural Competence
    Dr. Darryle Craig defines and examines the importance of cultural competence.Craig advises how to use this important skill to help close the achievement gap, and promote best practices that create success among diverse learners. Cultural Competence Facilitator Workbook and Particpant's Workbook are available.
  • 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
    Nelson Mandela: One Man
    Viewers will discover how Nelson Mandela's dedication resulted in his inauguration as the first black President of South Africa; his award of the Nobel Peace Prize and ultimately, his inspirational role in overthrowing the Apartheid regime.
  • 4:00 PM - 4:30 PM
    Meet the Author
    Meet the Author gives students direct access to authors who share their personal stories, offer writing tips, and encourage students to “keep reading, keep writing, keep dreaming.”
  • 4:30 PM - 5:00 PM
    The Folklorist
    Whether it’s a tale of a legendary lost city, a forgotten hero, or a hoax beyond belief, The Folklorist brings audiences back to each story’s origins and uncovers what’s been left out of text books, and what lives on as folklore.
  • 5:00 PM - 5:30 PM
    STEM in 30
    Learning resources available from STEM in 30.
  • 5:30 PM - 6:00 PM
    What’s in a Name?
    The goal of these videos is to promote and preserve the history of Fairfax County and Fairfax County Public Schools.
  • 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
    FCPS Student Town Hall with Senator Tim Kaine (Rebroadcast)
  • 7:00 PM - 7:30 PM
    Real Life 101: Real Jobs, Great Career Choices
    This series takes you on the job so you can see for yourself why these professionals love what they do. Learn about jobs you might not know even existed and the education it takes to put you in the right direction!
  • 7:30 PM - 8:00 PM
    National Gallery of Art
  • 8:00 PM - 8:20 PM
    Texting and Driving
    This program clearly explains the dangers, presents the facts and stats, and teaches teens to put the brakes on texting and driving.
  • 8:30 PM - 9:00 PM
    What’s in a Name?
    The goal of these videos is to promote and preserve the history of Fairfax County and Fairfax County Public Schools.
  • 9:00 PM - 9:30 PM
    Geo Culture
    This series inspires students to think about the world: from a Bolivian Rain Forest Orchestra, a children’s court in India, a monkey orphanage in the Amazon jungle, to land mine clearing rats in Africa.
  • 9:30 PM - 10:00 PM
    Meet the Author
    Meet the Author gives students direct access to authors who share their personal stories, offer writing tips, and encourage students to “keep reading, keep writing, keep dreaming.”
  • 10:00 PM - 10:30 PM
    Real Life 101: Real Jobs, Great Career Choices
    This series takes you on the job so you can see for yourself why these professionals love what they do. Learn about jobs you might not know even existed and the education it takes to put you in the right direction!
  • 10:30 PM - 11:00 PM
    The Folklorist
    Whether it’s a tale of a legendary lost city, a forgotten hero, or a hoax beyond belief, The Folklorist brings audiences back to each story’s origins and uncovers what’s been left out of text books, and what lives on as folklore.

Sunday, November 1, 2020

  • 9:00 AM - 9:30 AM
    STEM in 30
    Learning resources available from STEM in 30.
  • 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM
    The Art of Loose Painting in Oils by Carol Hallock
    Watch as Carol Hallock paints with easy to learn demonstrations for beginners to advanced painters. Click for painting tips from Carol Hallock.
  • 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
    Visual Learning Systems Middle and High School Science
    Visual-based science content that instructs, challenges, and inspires students. The use of videos, interactive graphics, animations, and images are essential in teaching science.
  • 11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
    The Art Of…Musical Improvisation
    The Art of ... Musical Improvisation teaches students how to go off-script and play from the heart.
  • 11:30 AM - 12:00 PM
    What’s in a Name?
    The goal of these videos is to promote and preserve the history of Fairfax County and Fairfax County Public Schools.
  • 12:00 PM - 12:30 PM
    Geo Culture
    This series inspires students to think about the world: from a Bolivian Rain Forest Orchestra, a children’s court in India, a monkey orphanage in the Amazon jungle, to land mine clearing rats in Africa.
  • 12:30 PM - 1:00 PM
    Meet the Author
    Meet the Author gives students direct access to authors who share their personal stories, offer writing tips, and encourage students to “keep reading, keep writing, keep dreaming.”
  • 1:00 PM - 1:30 PM
    Real Life 101: Real Jobs, Great Career Choices
    This series takes you on the job so you can see for yourself why these professionals love what they do. Learn about jobs you might not know even existed and the education it takes to put you in the right direction!
  • 1:30 PM - 2:00 PM
    Visual Learning Systems Middle and High School Science
    Visual-based science content that instructs, challenges, and inspires students. The use of videos, interactive graphics, animations, and images are essential in teaching science.
  • 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
    Community Keynotes
    Each program in this series is an invitation to engage in discussions around important topics affecting our school communities.
  • 3:00 PM - 3:30 PM
    Meet the Author
    Meet the Author gives students direct access to authors who share their personal stories, offer writing tips, and encourage students to “keep reading, keep writing, keep dreaming.”
  • 3:30 - 4:00 PM
    Texting and Driving
    This program clearly explains the dangers, presents the facts and stats, and teaches teens to put the brakes on texting and driving.
  • 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    Surviving the Holocaust
    Speaking to students at Woodson High School (Fairfax County Public Schools) Irene Fogel Weiss describes how her family was ostracized from society and how the Jewish “ghettos” were created.
  • 5:00 PM - 6:00 PM
    Portraits: The First African-American Divas of Song and Opera
    “Portraits: The First Black American Divas of Song and Opera,” a theatrical production that depicts Elizabeth Taylor-Greenfield, Sissieretta Jones and Marian Anderson sharing their history and their fabulous voices, a decade ago.
  • 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
    Nelson Mandela: One Man
    Viewers will discover how Nelson Mandela's dedication resulted in his inauguration as the first black President of South Africa; his award of the Nobel Peace Prize and ultimately, his inspirational role in overthrowing the Apartheid regime.
  • 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
    FCPS Parent Resource Center Presents: Parenting Through Challenging Times: Supporting Your Child Through Life's Ups and Downs
    Corrine Coppola guides attendees through hands-on exercises in mindfulness and balance. She discusses and demonstrates several techniques parents can use to bring calm to families' households.
  • 9:00 PM - 10:00 PM
    The Challenges of Nationhood: Presidential Perspectives
    Explores the struggles to establish a nation as seen through the eyes of our nation's first four presidents—George Washington, John Adams, Thomas Jefferson, and James Madison. Cokie Roberts moderates this spirited discussion.
  • 10:00 PM - 10:30 PM
    Meet the Author
    Meet the Author gives students direct access to authors who share their personal stories, offer writing tips, and encourage students to “keep reading, keep writing, keep dreaming.”
  • 10:30 PM - 11:00 PM
    Real Life 101: Real Jobs, Great Career Choices
    This series takes you on the job so you can see for yourself why these professionals love what they do. Learn about jobs you might not know even existed and the education it takes to put you in the right direction!

Schedule for November 2-8

Monday, November 2, 2020

  • 8:00 AM - 9:00 AM
    APTV - Project C: Lessons from the American Civil Rights Movement
    Series of electronic field trips occurring throughout the Civil Rights fiftieth anniversary years of 2013-2015 that focus on the role of citizenship in a democracy through the study of historical events.
  • 9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
    Nelson Mandela: One Man
    Viewers will discover how Nelson Mandela's dedication resulted in his inauguration as the first black President of South Africa; his award of the Nobel Peace Prize and ultimately, his inspirational role in overthrowing the Apartheid regime.
  • 10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
    Ethics in a Global Society: Bioresearch and Government
    Students voice their opinions, concerns, and questions about ethical issues, the roles that these issues play in our society, and the affect on potential careers.
  • 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
    Discover Engineering (Extreme Skateboarding and Tornado Proof)
    DiscoverE has collected a series of articles which offer suggestions, activities with just a few materials, and videos you can use to engage your students or child in engineering.
  • 11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
    Railroads in U.S. History: Railroads Come to America (1830-1840)
    This series offers a fresh perspective on how railroads created and shaped America's financial institutions, America's singular brand of capitalism and its unique way of doing business
  • 11:30 AM - 12:00 PM
    AD/HD Teens Talk
    High school seniors, diagnosed with AD/HD, share what teaching strategies and learning techniques worked, or failed, as they face the myriad of challenges of a high school setting.
  • 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
    Founding Mothers: Remembering the Ladies
    Cokie Roberts hosts this fascinating discussion of the struggles to establish a nation as seen through the eyes of our nation's first First Ladies: Martha Washington, Abigail Adams, and Dolley Madison.
  • 1:00 PM - 1:30 PM
    In Our Backyard: The Opioid and Heroin Crisis
    This program explains how opioids impact the brain and body, how people become addicted to opioids and heroin and explores the resources available, where to turn for help, and the power of hope.
  • 1:30 PM - 2:00 PM
    HRM: Business Ethics on the Job
    This program defines what business ethics are, and identifies why they are necessary for success in the workplace. A series of engaging live-action vignettes help viewers to recognize the importance of key ethics such as honesty, loyalty, integrity, confidentiality and respect for others.
  • 2:00 PM - 2:30 PM
    Meet the Author
    Meet the Author gives students direct access to authors who share their personal stories, offer writing tips, and encourage students to “keep reading, keep writing, keep dreaming.”
  • 2:30 PM - 3:00 PM
    The Art Of…Musical Improvisation
    The Art of ... Musical Improvisation teaches students how to go off-script and play from the heart.
  • 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
    FCPS Student Town Hall with Senator Tim Kaine (Rebroadcast)
  • 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    APTV - Project C: Lessons from the American Civil Rights Movement
    Series of electronic field trips occurring throughout the Civil Rights fiftieth anniversary years of 2013-2015 that focus on the role of citizenship in a democracy through the study of historical events.
  • 5:00 PM - 5:30 PM
    Ethics in a Global Society: Bioresearch and Government
    Students voice their opinions, concerns, and questions about ethical issues, the roles that these issues play in our society, and the affect on potential careers.
  • 5:30 PM - 6:00 PM
    Meet the Author
    Meet the Author gives students direct access to authors who share their personal stories, offer writing tips, and encourage students to “keep reading, keep writing, keep dreaming.”
  • 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
    Funding a Nation: Washington, Jefferson and Hamilton
    Our first president and two members of his cabinet discuss and debate the ways and means of financing the government of our fledgling nation.
  • 7:00 PM - 8:15 PM
    FCPS Parent Resource Center Presents: Raising Children with Healthy Self-Esteem in a High Pressure Culture
    Rachel Bailey, M.A., CPDPE, shares tools to help foster self-esteem in children. She discusses treating children with respect, allowing them to express their feelings, teaching skills and empowering children.
  • 8:15 PM - 8:30 PM
    Geo Culture
    This series inspires students to think about the world: from a Bolivian Rain Forest Orchestra, a children’s court in India, a monkey orphanage in the Amazon jungle, to land mine clearing rats in Africa.
  • 8:30 PM - 9:30 PM
    Fractured Union
    Fractured Union examines the complex and often tumultuous relationships between our founding fathers. Historical interpreters portray Washington, Jefferson, Madison, and Mason.
  • 9:30 PM - 10:00 PM
    In Our Backyard: The Opioid and Heroin Crisis
    This program explains how opioids impact the brain and body, how people become addicted to opioids and heroin and explores the resources available, where to turn for help, and the power of hope.
  • 10:00 PM - 10:30 PM
    Meet the Author
    Meet the Author gives students direct access to authors who share their personal stories, offer writing tips, and encourage students to “keep reading, keep writing, keep dreaming.”
  • 10:30 PM - 11:00 PM
    The Art Of…Musical Improvisation
    The Art of ... Musical Improvisation teaches students how to go off-script and play from the heart.

Tuesday, November 3, 2020

  • 8:00 AM - 8:30 AM
    Meet the Author
    Meet the Author gives students direct access to authors who share their personal stories, offer writing tips, and encourage students to “keep reading, keep writing, keep dreaming.”
  • 8:30 AM - 9:00 AM
    Geo Culture
    This series inspires students to think about the world: from a Bolivian Rain Forest Orchestra, a children’s court in India, a monkey orphanage in the Amazon jungle, to land mine clearing rats in Africa.
  • 9:00 AM - 9:30 AM
    Visual Learning Systems Middle and High School Science
    Visual-based science content that instructs, challenges, and inspires students. The use of videos, interactive graphics, animations, and images are essential in teaching science.
  • 9:30 AM - 10:00 AM
    Science How?
    Students watched how scientists and other experts used tools and technology in their work.
  • 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
    Voices and Visions
    The lives and works of renowned American poets are interpreted through dramatic readings, archival photographs, dance, performances, and interviews in this inspiring series. Poets include Langston Hughes, Robert Frost, Emily Dickinson, and Elizabeth Bishop.
  • 11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
    The Folklorist
    Whether it’s a tale of a legendary lost city, a forgotten hero, or a hoax beyond belief, The Folklorist brings audiences back to each story’s origins and uncovers what’s been left out of text books, and what lives on as folklore.
  • 11:30 AM - 12:30 PM
    The Challenges of Nationhood: Presidential Perspectives
    Explores the struggles to establish a nation as seen through the eyes of our nation's first four presidents—George Washington, John Adams, Thomas Jefferson, and James Madison. Cokie Roberts moderates this spirited discussion.
  • 12:30 PM - 1:30 PM
    APTV: Unstoppable -The Road to Women's Rights
    Produced by Alabama Public Television, Unstoppable: The Road to Women’s Rights will focus on the women’s suffrage movement, the struggle for women’s equality and the role of women in politics today.
  • 1:30 PM - 2:00 PM
    Real Life 101: Real Jobs, Great Career Choices
    This series takes you on the job so you can see for yourself why these professionals love what they do. Learn about jobs you might not know even existed and the education it takes to put you in the right direction!
  • 2:00 PM - 2:30 PM
    The Folklorist
    Whether it’s a tale of a legendary lost city, a forgotten hero, or a hoax beyond belief, The Folklorist brings audiences back to each story’s origins and uncovers what’s been left out of text books, and what lives on as folklore.
  • 2:30 PM - 3:00 PM
    Ethics in a Global Society: Cyber-Technology; Ethics in the Media
    Students voice their opinions, concerns, and questions about ethical issues, the roles that these issues play in our society, and the affect on potential careers.
  • 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
    Cultural Competence
    Dr. Darryle Craig defines and examines the importance of cultural competence.Craig advises how to use this important skill to help close the achievement gap, and promote best practices that create success among diverse learners. Cultural Competence Facilitator Workbook and Particpant's Workbook are available.
  • 4:00 PM - 4:30 PM
    Meet the Author
    Meet the Author gives students direct access to authors who share their personal stories, offer writing tips, and encourage students to “keep reading, keep writing, keep dreaming.”
  • 4:30 PM - 5:00 PM
    Geo Culture
    This series inspires students to think about the world: from a Bolivian Rain Forest Orchestra, a children’s court in India, a monkey orphanage in the Amazon jungle, to land mine clearing rats in Africa.
  • 5:00 PM - 5:30 PM
    Science How?
    Students watched how scientists and other experts used tools and technology in their work.
  • 5:30 PM - 6:00 PM
    Real Life 101: Real Jobs, Great Career Choices
    This series takes you on the job so you can see for yourself why these professionals love what they do. Learn about jobs you might not know even existed and the education it takes to put you in the right direction!
  • 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
    Portraits: The First African-American Divas of Song and Opera
    “Portraits: The First Black American Divas of Song and Opera,” a theatrical production that depicts Elizabeth Taylor-Greenfield, Sissieretta Jones and Marian Anderson sharing their history and their fabulous voices, a decade ago.
  • 7:00 PM - 7:40 PM
    Exploring Naviance Student
    Exploring Naviance Student demonstrates how the Naviance platform can help support FCPS students in planning and acheiving their postsecondary goals. Audience: High School parents.
  • 7:40 PM - 8:00 PM
    HRM: White Hot Jobs: The Fastest Growing Jobs Today
    This video explores five hot job growth areas: health care, financial management, technology, the service sector and the environment. In each sector, jobs are profiled from the entry level through to mid management and above to show a career path.
  • 8:00 PM - 8:30 PM
    The Folklorist
    Whether it’s a tale of a legendary lost city, a forgotten hero, or a hoax beyond belief, The Folklorist brings audiences back to each story’s origins and uncovers what’s been left out of text books, and what lives on as folklore.
  • 8:30 PM - 10:30 PM
    FCPS Parent Resource Center Presents: Helping Your Child Cope with Stress
    Clinical Psychologist Lisa Bateman shares tips and strategies for helping families help children deal with anxiety and stress.
  • 10:30 PM - 11:00 PM
    Meet the Author
    Meet the Author gives students direct access to authors who share their personal stories, offer writing tips, and encourage students to “keep reading, keep writing, keep dreaming.”

Wednesday, November 4, 2020

  • 8:00 AM - 9:00 AM
    Community Keynotes
    Each program in this series is an invitation to engage in discussions around important topics affecting our school communities.
  • 9:00 AM - 9:30 AM
    Conversation with the ISS & Astronaut Kjell Lindgren
    Astronaut Kjell Lindgren, on board the International Space Station, talks with friends, staff and students from his alma mater, Robinson Secondary School in Fairfax, Virginia. Dr. Lindgren is a graduate of Robinson’s Class of 1991.
  • 9:30 AM - 10:00 AM
    Bulletin Board
  • 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
    School Board Forum (LIVE)
    A Board member may bring any issue to a Board Forum where the Board member may speak or present an issue of concern or request for information.
  • 11:00 AM - 4:00 PM
    School Board Work Session (LIVE)
    Work sessions of the Board are held to examine subjects in greater depth than is possible during business meetings. 
  • 4:00 PM - 4:40 PM
    Exploring Naviance Student
    Exploring Naviance Student demonstrates how the Naviance platform can help support FCPS students in planning and acheiving their postsecondary goals. Audience: High School parents.
  • 5:00 PM - 6:00 PM
    APTV: Unstoppable -The Road to Women's Rights
    Produced by Alabama Public Television, Unstoppable: The Road to Women’s Rights will focus on the women’s suffrage movement, the struggle for women’s equality and the role of women in politics today.
  • 6:00 PM - 6:30 PM
    Meet the Author
    Meet the Author gives students direct access to authors who share their personal stories, offer writing tips, and encourage students to “keep reading, keep writing, keep dreaming.”
  • 6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
    Town Teams: Bigger Than Baseball
    This historical documentary reaches beyond the astonishing popularity of the game and examines the origins and importance of baseball.
  • 7:30 PM - 8:00 PM
    What's in a Name?
    The goal of these videos is to promote and preserve the history of Fairfax County and Fairfax County Public Schools.
  • 8:00 PM - 9:00 PM
    Community Keynotes
    Each program in this series is an invitation to engage in discussions around important topics affecting our school communities.
  • 9:00 PM - 9:30 PM
    Conversation with the ISS & Astronaut Kjell Lindgren
    Astronaut Kjell Lindgren, on board the International Space Station, talks with friends, staff and students from his alma mater, Robinson Secondary School in Fairfax, Virginia. Dr. Lindgren is a graduate of Robinson’s Class of 1991.
  • 9:30 PM - 10:30 PM
    FCPS Student Town Hall with Senator Tim Kaine (Rebroadcast)
  • 10:30 PM - 11:00 PM
    Railroads in U.S. History: A New Era in American Railroading (1861-1870)
    This series offers a fresh perspective on how railroads created and shaped America's financial institutions, America's singular brand of capitalism and its unique way of doing business

Thursday, November 5, 2020

  • 8:00 AM - 9:00 AM
    Portraits: The First African-American Divas of Song and Opera
    “Portraits: The First Black American Divas of Song and Opera,” a theatrical production that depicts Elizabeth Taylor-Greenfield, Sissieretta Jones and Marian Anderson sharing their history and their fabulous voices, a decade ago.
  • 9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
    National Gallery of Art
    Find lesson plans for your classroom.
  • 10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
    Visual Learning Systems Middle and High School Science
    Visual-based science content that instructs, challenges, and inspires students. The use of videos, interactive graphics, animations, and images are essential in teaching science.
  • 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
    Discover Engineering (Amazing Solar Decathalon and Tornado Proof)
    DiscoverE has collected a series of articles which offer suggestions, activities with just a few materials, and videos you can use to engage your students or child in engineering.
  • 11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
    Railroads in U.S. History:The Second Great Railroad Boom (1871-2010)
    This series offers a fresh perspective on how railroads created and shaped America's financial institutions, America's singular brand of capitalism and its unique way of doing business
  • 11:30 AM - 12:15 PM
    Fractured Union
    Fractured Union examines the complex and often tumultuous relationships between our founding fathers. Historical interpreters portray Washington, Jefferson, Madison, and Mason.
  • 12:15 PM - 12:30 PM
    Geo Culture
    This series inspires students to think about the world: from a Bolivian Rain Forest Orchestra, a children’s court in India, a monkey orphanage in the Amazon jungle, to land mine clearing rats in Africa.
  • 12:30 PM - 1:00 PM
    Real Life 101: Real Jobs, Great Career Choices
    This series takes you on the job so you can see for yourself why these professionals love what they do. Learn about jobs you might not know even existed and the education it takes to put you in the right direction!
  • 1:00 PM - 1:30 PM
    Working World for Young Adults
    These programs will take a look at the issues being faced by young workers today and offer some solid solutions. Discover what makes a person successful in a job now and into the future.
  • 1:30 PM - 2:00 PM
    Workplace Etiquette: Why Being Polite Counts on the Job
    Using acted-out scenarios in common workplace settings, plus commentary from real bosses, the video shows teens conducting themselves inappropriately and then models what is appropriate.
  • 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
    APTV - Project C: Lessons from the American Civil Rights Movement
    Series of electronic field trips occurring throughout the Civil Rights fiftieth anniversary years of 2013-2015 that focus on the role of citizenship in a democracy through the study of historical events.
  • 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
    Shamu TV
    Bringing you face-to-face with the wonders of wildlife through species-focused episodes.
  • 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    Portraits: The First African-American Divas of Song and Opera
    “Portraits: The First Black American Divas of Song and Opera,” a theatrical production that depicts Elizabeth Taylor-Greenfield, Sissieretta Jones and Marian Anderson sharing their history and their fabulous voices, a decade ago.
  • 5:00 PM - 6:15 PM
    FCPS Parent Resource Center Presents: Raising Children with Healthy Self-Esteem in a High Pressure Culture
    Help recognize power struggles, identify when they occur, and strategies to help avoid power struggles.
  • 6:30 PM - 7:00 PM
    Bulletin Board
  • 7:00 PM - 10:00 PM
    School Board Regular Meeting (LIVE)
    The Fairfax County School Board holds two business meetings each month.
  • 10:00 PM - 11:00 PM
    Portraits: The First African-American Divas of Song and Opera
    “Portraits: The First Black American Divas of Song and Opera,” a theatrical production that depicts Elizabeth Taylor-Greenfield, Sissieretta Jones and Marian Anderson sharing their history and their fabulous voices, a decade ago.

Friday, November 6, 2020

  • 8:00 AM - 9:00 AM
    APTV - Project C: Lessons from the American Civil Rights Movement
    Series of electronic field trips occurring throughout the Civil Rights fiftieth anniversary years of 2013-2015 that focus on the role of citizenship in a democracy through the study of historical events.
  • 9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
    Nelson Mandela: One Man
    Viewers will discover how Nelson Mandela's dedication resulted in his inauguration as the first black President of South Africa; his award of the Nobel Peace Prize and ultimately, his inspirational role in overthrowing the Apartheid regime.
  • 10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
    Ethics in a Global Society: Bioresearch and Government
    Students voice their opinions, concerns, and questions about ethical issues, the roles that these issues play in our society, and the affect on potential careers.
  • 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
    Discover Engineering (Extreme Skateboarding and Tornado Proof)
    DiscoverE has collected a series of articles which offer suggestions, activities with just a few materials, and videos you can use to engage your students or child in engineering.
  • 11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
    Railroads in U.S. History: Railroads Come to America (1830-1840)
    This series offers a fresh perspective on how railroads created and shaped America's financial institutions, America's singular brand of capitalism and its unique way of doing business
  • 11:30 AM - 12:00 PM
    AD/HD Teens Talk
    High school seniors, diagnosed with AD/HD, share what teaching strategies and learning techniques worked, or failed, as they face the myriad of challenges of a high school setting.
  • 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
    Founding Mothers: Remembering the Ladies
    Cokie Roberts hosts this fascinating discussion of the struggles to establish a nation as seen through the eyes of our nation's first First Ladies: Martha Washington, Abigail Adams, and Dolley Madison.
  • 1:00 PM - 1:30 PM
    In Our Backyard: The Opioid and Heroin Crisis
    This program explains how opioids impact the brain and body, how people become addicted to opioids and heroin and explores the resources available, where to turn for help, and the power of hope.
  • 1:30 PM - 2:00 PM
    HRM: Business Ethics on the Job
    This program defines what business ethics are, and identifies why they are necessary for success in the workplace. A series of engaging live-action vignettes help viewers to recognize the importance of key ethics such as honesty, loyalty, integrity, confidentiality and respect for others.
  • 2:00 PM - 2:30 PM
    Meet the Author
    Meet the Author gives students direct access to authors who share their personal stories, offer writing tips, and encourage students to “keep reading, keep writing, keep dreaming.”
  • 2:30 PM - 3:00 PM
    The Art Of…Musical Improvisation
    The Art of ... Musical Improvisation teaches students how to go off-script and play from the heart.
  • 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
    FCPS Student Town Hall with Senator Tim Kaine (Rebroadcast)
  • 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    APTV - Project C: Lessons from the American Civil Rights Movement
    Series of electronic field trips occurring throughout the Civil Rights fiftieth anniversary years of 2013-2015 that focus on the role of citizenship in a democracy through the study of historical events.
  • 5:00 PM - 6:00 PM
    Nelson Mandela: One Man
    Viewers will discover how Nelson Mandela's dedication resulted in his inauguration as the first black President of South Africa; his award of the Nobel Peace Prize and ultimately, his inspirational role in overthrowing the Apartheid regime.
  • 6:00 PM - 6:30 PM
    Ethics in a Global Society: Bioresearch and Government
    Students voice their opinions, concerns, and questions about ethical issues, the roles that these issues play in our society, and the affect on potential careers.
  • 6:30 PM - 7:00 PM
    Discover Engineering (Extreme Skateboarding and Tornado Proof)
    DiscoverE has collected a series of articles which offer suggestions, activities with just a few materials, and videos you can use to engage your students or child in engineering.
  • 7:00 PM - 10:00 PM
    School Board Regular Meeting, November 5, 2020 (Rebroadcast)
    The Fairfax County School Board holds two business meetings each month.
  • 10:00 PM - 10:30 PM
    Meet the Author
    Meet the Author gives students direct access to authors who share their personal stories, offer writing tips, and encourage students to “keep reading, keep writing, keep dreaming.”
  • 10:30 PM - 11:00 PM
    The Art Of…Musical Improvisation
    The Art of ... Musical Improvisation teaches students how to go off-script and play from the heart.

Saturday, November 7, 2020

  • 8:00 AM - 8:30 AM
    Meet the Author
    Meet the Author gives students direct access to authors who share their personal stories, offer writing tips, and encourage students to “keep reading, keep writing, keep dreaming.”
  • 8:30 AM - 9:00 AM
    Geo Culture
    This series inspires students to think about the world: from a Bolivian Rain Forest Orchestra, a children’s court in India, a monkey orphanage in the Amazon jungle, to land mine clearing rats in Africa.
  • 9:00 AM - 9:30 AM
    Visual Learning Systems Middle and High School Science
    Visual-based science content that instructs, challenges, and inspires students. The use of videos, interactive graphics, animations, and images are essential in teaching science.
  • 9:30 AM - 10:00 AM
    Science How?
    Students watched how scientists and other experts used tools and technology in their work.
  • 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
    Voices and Visions
    The lives and works of renowned American poets are interpreted through dramatic readings, archival photographs, dance, performances, and interviews in this inspiring series. Poets include Langston Hughes, Robert Frost, Emily Dickinson, and Elizabeth Bishop.
  • 11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
    The Folklorist
    Whether it’s a tale of a legendary lost city, a forgotten hero, or a hoax beyond belief, The Folklorist brings audiences back to each story’s origins and uncovers what’s been left out of text books, and what lives on as folklore.
  • 11:30 AM - 12:30 PM
    The Challenges of Nationhood: Presidential Perspectives
    Explores the struggles to establish a nation as seen through the eyes of our nation's first four presidents—George Washington, John Adams, Thomas Jefferson, and James Madison. Cokie Roberts moderates this spirited discussion.
  • 12:30 PM - 1:30 PM
    APTV: Unstoppable -The Road to Women's Rights
    Produced by Alabama Public Television, Unstoppable: The Road to Women’s Rights will focus on the women’s suffrage movement, the struggle for women’s equality and the role of women in politics today.
  • 1:30 PM - 2:00 PM
    Real Life 101: Real Jobs, Great Career Choices
    This series takes you on the job so you can see for yourself why these professionals love what they do. Learn about jobs you might not know even existed and the education it takes to put you in the right direction!
  • 2:00 PM - 2:30 PM
    The Folklorist
    Whether it’s a tale of a legendary lost city, a forgotten hero, or a hoax beyond belief, The Folklorist brings audiences back to each story’s origins and uncovers what’s been left out of text books, and what lives on as folklore.
  • 2:30 PM - 3:00 PM
    Ethics in a Global Society: Cyber-Technology; Ethics in the Media
    Students voice their opinions, concerns, and questions about ethical issues, the roles that these issues play in our society, and the affect on potential careers.
  • 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
    Cultural Competence
    Dr. Darryle Craig defines and examines the importance of cultural competence.Craig advises how to use this important skill to help close the achievement gap, and promote best practices that create success among diverse learners. Cultural Competence Facilitator Workbook and Particpant's Workbook are available.
  • 4:00 PM - 4:30 PM
    Meet the Author
    Meet the Author gives students direct access to authors who share their personal stories, offer writing tips, and encourage students to “keep reading, keep writing, keep dreaming.”
  • 4:30 PM - 5:00 PM
    Geo Culture
    This series inspires students to think about the world: from a Bolivian Rain Forest Orchestra, a children’s court in India, a monkey orphanage in the Amazon jungle, to land mine clearing rats in Africa.
  • 5:00 PM - 5:30 PM
    Science How?
    Students watched how scientists and other experts used tools and technology in their work.
  • 5:30 PM - 6:30 PM
    Titanic: The Band Played On
    Taking a fresh look at the Titanic disaster, the film uncovers new details about the heroic band of musicians and the role they played in the tragedy. Included are interviews with renowned experts and descendants of the band's musicians to delve further into the story that has lasted well beyond their lifetime.
  • 6:30 PM - 7:00 PM
    Conversation with the ISS & Astronaut Kjell Lindgren
    Astronaut Kjell Lindgren, on board the International Space Station, talks with friends, staff and students from his alma mater, Robinson Secondary School in Fairfax, Virginia. Dr. Lindgren is a graduate of Robinson’s Class of 1991.
  • 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
    FCPS Student Town Hall with Senator Tim Kaine (Rebroadcast)
  • 8:00 PM - 9:00 PM
    Voices and Visions
    The lives and works of 13 renowned American poets are interpreted through dramatic readings, archival photographs, dance, performances, and interviews in this inspiring series. Poets include Langston Hughes, Robert Frost, Emily Dickinson, and Elizabeth Bishop.
  • 9:00 PM - 9:30 PM
    Railroads in U.S. History: The First Great Railroad Boom (1841-1860)
    This series offers a fresh perspective on how railroads created and shaped America's financial institutions, America's singular brand of capitalism and its unique way of doing business
  • 9:30 PM - 10:30 PM
    The Challenges of Nationhood: Presidential Perspectives
    Explores the struggles to establish a nation as seen through the eyes of our nation's first four presidents—George Washington, John Adams, Thomas Jefferson, and James Madison. Cokie Roberts moderates this spirited discussion.
  • 10:30 PM - 11:00 PM
    Meet the Author
    Meet the Author gives students direct access to authors who share their personal stories, offer writing tips, and encourage students to “keep reading, keep writing, keep dreaming.”

Sunday, November 8, 2020

  • 8:00 AM - 9:00 AM
    Portraits: The First African-American Divas of Song and Opera
    “Portraits: The First Black American Divas of Song and Opera,” a theatrical production that depicts Elizabeth Taylor-Greenfield, Sissieretta Jones and Marian Anderson sharing their history and their fabulous voices, a decade ago.
  • 9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
    National Gallery of Art
    Find lesson plans for your classroom.
  • 10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
    Visual Learning Systems Middle and High School Science
    Visual-based science content that instructs, challenges, and inspires students. The use of videos, interactive graphics, animations, and images are essential in teaching science.
  • 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
    Discover Engineering (Amazing Solar Decathalon and Tornado Proof)
    DiscoverE has collected a series of articles which offer suggestions, activities with just a few materials, and videos you can use to engage your students or child in engineering.
  • 11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
    Railroads in U.S. History:The Second Great Railroad Boom (1871-2010)
    This series offers a fresh perspective on how railroads created and shaped America's financial institutions, America's singular brand of capitalism and its unique way of doing business
  • 11:30 AM - 12:15 PM
    Fractured Union
    Fractured Union examines the complex and often tumultuous relationships between our founding fathers. Historical interpreters portray Washington, Jefferson, Madison, and Mason.
  • 12:15 PM - 12:30 PM
    Geo Culture
    This series inspires students to think about the world: from a Bolivian Rain Forest Orchestra, a children’s court in India, a monkey orphanage in the Amazon jungle, to land mine clearing rats in Africa.
  • 12:30 PM - 1:00 PM
    Real Life 101: Real Jobs, Great Career Choices
    This series takes you on the job so you can see for yourself why these professionals love what they do. Learn about jobs you might not know even existed and the education it takes to put you in the right direction!
  • 1:00 PM - 1:30 PM
    Working World for Young Adults
    These programs willl take a look at the issues being faced by young workers today and offer some solid solutions. Discover what makes a person successful in a job now and into the future.
  • 1:30 PM - 2:00 PM
    HRM Workplace Etiquette: Why Being Polite Counts on the Job
    Using acted-out scenarios in common workplace settings, plus commentary from real bosses, the video shows teens conducting themselves inappropriately and then models what is appropriate.
  • 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
    APTV - Project C: Lessons from the American Civil Rights Movement
    Series of electronic field trips occurring throughout the Civil Rights fiftieth anniversary years of 2013-2015 that focus on the role of citizenship in a democracy through the study of historical events.
  • 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
    Shamu TV
    Bringing you face-to-face with the wonders of wildlife through species-focused episodes. Click for online activities.
  • 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    Portraits: The First African-American Divas of Song and Opera
    “Portraits: The First Black American Divas of Song and Opera,” a theatrical production that depicts Elizabeth Taylor-Greenfield, Sissieretta Jones and Marian Anderson sharing their history and their fabulous voices, a decade ago.
  • 5:00 PM - 6:00 PM
    National Gallery of Art
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  • 6:00 PM - 6:30 PM
    Railroads in U.S. History:The Second Great Railroad Boom (1871-2010)
    This series offers a fresh perspective on how railroads created and shaped America's financial institutions, America's singular brand of capitalism and its unique way of doing business
  • 6:30 PM - 7:00 PM
    Railroads in U.S. History: The First Great Railroad Boom (1841-1860)
    This series offers a fresh perspective on how railroads created and shaped America's financial institutions, America's singular brand of capitalism and its unique way of doing business
  • 7:00 PM - 7:30 PM
    Railroads in U.S. History: A New Era in American Railroading (1861-1870)
    This series offers a fresh perspective on how railroads created and shaped America's financial institutions, America's singular brand of capitalism and its unique way of doing business
  • 7:30 PM - 8:00 PM
    Railroads in U.S. History:The Second Great Railroad Boom (1871-2010)
    This series offers a fresh perspective on how railroads created and shaped America's financial institutions, America's singular brand of capitalism and its unique way of doing business
  • 8:00 PM - 9:00 PM
    Town Teams: Bigger Than Baseball
    This historical documentary reaches beyond the astonishing popularity of the game and examines the origins and importance of baseball.
  • 9:00 PM - 10:00 PM
    Voices and Visions
    The lives and works of 13 renowned American poets are interpreted through dramatic readings, archival photographs, dance, performances, and interviews in this inspiring series. Poets include Langston Hughes, Robert Frost, Emily Dickinson, and Elizabeth Bishop.
  • 10:00 PM - 11:00 PM
    Portraits: The First African-American Divas of Song and Opera
    “Portraits: The First Black American Divas of Song and Opera,” a theatrical production that depicts Elizabeth Taylor-Greenfield, Sissieretta Jones and Marian Anderson sharing their history and their fabulous voices, a decade ago.