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Schedule for August 10-16, 2020

Monday, August 10, 2020

  • 8:00 AM - 8:45 AM
    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 AM - 9:30 AM
    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.
  • 9:30 AM - 10:00 AM
    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!
  • 10:00 AM - 10:30 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.”
  • 10:30 AM - 11:00 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.
  • 11:00 AM - 12:00 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.
  • 12:00 PM - 12:30 PM
    Community Keynotes: Concussion Protocol
    Each program in this series is an invitation to engage in discussions around important topics affecting our school communities.
  • 12:30 PM - 1:00 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.
  • 1:00 PM - 2:00 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.
  • 2:00 PM - 2:30 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.
  • 2:30 PM - 2:45 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.
  • 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 - 4:00 PM
    Ethics in a Global Society
    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.
  • 4:00 PM - 4:45 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.
  • 5:00 PM - 5:30 PM
    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.
  • 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 - 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 - 7:00 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.
  • 7:00 PM - 8:00 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.
  • 8:00 PM - 8:30 PM
    Community Keynotes: Concussion Protocol
    Each program in this series is an invitation to engage in discussions around important topics affecting our school communities.
  • 8:30 PM - 9:00 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.
  • 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
    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.
  • 10:30 PM - 11:00 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.

Tuesday, August 11, 2020

  • 8:00 AM - 8:30 AM
    Hot Topics with The Improv Troupe
    The programs feature improvisational skits by The Improv Troupe that highlight issues students face every day.
  • 8:30 AM - 9:30 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.
  • 9:30 AM - 10:00 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.
  • 10:00 AM - 10:20 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.
  • 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
    Railroads in U.S. History
    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
  • 11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
    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.
  • 11:30 AM - 12:30 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.
  • 12:30 PM - 1:00 PM
    National Gallery of Art
    Find lesson plans for your classroom.
  • 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
    Teach! Learn! Discover! Innovation, in Context: Keynote Speaker — Paul Misner
    Teach! Learn! Discover! presents keynote speakers recorded at Fairfax County Public Schools’ events and conferences. Each presentation is centered around important subject areas and topics affecting our school communities.
  • 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 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.
  • 3:00 PM - 4:00 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.
  • 4:00 PM - 4:30 PM
    Hot Topics with The Improv Troupe
    The programs feature improvisational skits by The Improv Troupe that highlight issues students face every day.
  • 4:30 PM - 5:30 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.
  • 5:30 PM - 6:00 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.
  • 6:00 PM - 6:20 PM
    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.
  • 6:30 PM - 7:00 PM
    Railroads in U.S. History
    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
    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.
  • 7:30 PM - 8:30 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.
  • 8:30 PM - 9:00 PM
    National Gallery of Art
    Find lesson plans for your classroom.
  • 9:00 PM - 10:00 PM
    Teach! Learn! Discover! Innovation, in Context: Keynote Speaker — Paul Misner
    Teach! Learn! Discover! presents keynote speakers recorded at Fairfax County Public Schools’ events and conferences. Each presentation is centered around important subject areas and topics affecting our school communities.
  • 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 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, August 12, 2020

  • 8:00 AM - 8:15 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.
  • 8:30 AM - 9:00 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.”
  • 9:00 AM - 10:00 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.
  • 10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
    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 AM - 11:00 AM
    National Gallery of Art
    Find lesson plans for your classroom.
  • 11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
    Shamu TV
    Bringing you face-to-face with the wonders of wildlife through species-focused episodes.
  • 11:30 AM - 12:00 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.
  • 12:00 PM - 12:30 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.
  • 12:30 PM - 1:00 PM
    Hot Topics with The Improv Troupe
    The programs feature improvisational skits by The Improv Troupe that highlight issues students face every day.
  • 1:00 PM - 2:00 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.
  • 2:00 PM - 2:30 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!
  • 2:30 PM - 3:00 PM
    Community Keynotes: Concussion Protocol
    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
    Railroads in U.S. History
    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
  • 3:30 PM - 4:00 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.”
  • 4:00 PM - 5:00 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.
  • 5:00 PM - 5:30 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.”
  • 5:30 PM - 6:00 PM
    Bulletin Board
  • 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
    FCPS Return to School Town Hall (LIVE)
    Return to School Town Halls for the FCPS community each Wednesday beginning August 12 through September 2. The events will be livestreamed on the FCPS website and available on FCPS Cable TV Channel 99. 
  • 7:00 PM - 7:30 PM
    Shamu TV
    Bringing you face-to-face with the wonders of wildlife through species-focused episodes.
  • 7:30 PM - 8:00 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.
  • 8:00 PM - 8:30 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.
  • 8:30 PM - 9:00 PM
    Hot Topics with The Improv Troupe
    The programs feature improvisational skits by The Improv Troupe that highlight issues students face every day.
  • 9:00 PM - 10:00 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.
  • 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
    Community Keynotes: Concussion Protocol
    Each program in this series is an invitation to engage in discussions around important topics affecting our school communities.

Thursday, August 13, 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
    The Art Of…Musical Improvisation
    The Art of ... Musical Improvisation teaches students how to go off-script and play from the heart.
  • 9:00 AM - 9:30 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.
  • 9:30 AM - 10:00 AM
    STEM in 30
    STEM in 30 is produced by the Smithsonian's National Air and Space Museum.
  • 10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
    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.
  • 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
    Ethics in a Global Society
    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.
  • 11:00 AM - 12:00 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.
  • 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
    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
    National Gallery of Art
    Find lesson plans for your classroom.
  • 2:00 PM - 2:30 PM
    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.
  • 2:30 PM - 3:00 PM
    What's Your Attitude? Getting in the Mood to Work
    This entertaining and informative video allows students to identify specific attitudes which can help—-or hurt-—a worker’s performance on the job.
  • 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
    Tricked: Inside the World of Teen Sex Trafficking
    TRICKED is a collection of segments produced by Fairfax County Public Schools to educate students about the scouting and trapping techniques that traffickers use in order to help them protect themselves.
  • 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 Art Of…Musical Improvisation
    The Art of ... Musical Improvisation teaches students how to go off-script and play from the heart.
  • 5:00 PM - 5:30 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.
  • 5:30 PM - 6:00 PM
    STEM in 30
    STEM in 30 is produced by the Smithsonian's National Air and Space Museum.
  • 6:00 PM - 6:30 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.
  • 6:30 PM - 7:00 PM
    Ethics in a Global Society
    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.
  • 7:00 PM - 8:00 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.
  • 8:00 PM - 9:00 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.
  • 9:00 PM - 9:30 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!
  • 9:30 PM - 10:00 PM
    National Gallery of Art
    Find lesson plans for your classroom.
  • 10:00 PM - 10:30 PM
    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.
  • 10:30 PM - 11:00 PM
    What's Your Attitude? Getting in the Mood to Work
    This entertaining and informative video allows students to identify specific attitudes which can help—-or hurt-—a worker’s performance on the job.

Friday, August 14, 2020

  • 8:00 AM - 8:15 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.
  • 8:30 AM - 9:00 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.”
  • 9:00 AM - 10:00 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.
  • 10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
    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 AM - 11:00 AM
    National Gallery of Art
    Find lesson plans for your classroom.
  • 11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
    Shamu TV
    Bringing you face-to-face with the wonders of wildlife through species-focused episodes.
  • 11:30 AM - 12:00 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.
  • 12:00 PM - 12:30 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.
  • 12:30 PM - 1:00 PM
    Hot Topics with The Improv Troupe
    The programs feature improvisational skits by The Improv Troupe that highlight issues students face every day.
  • 1:00 PM - 2:00 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.
  • 2:00 PM - 2:30 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!
  • 2:30 PM - 3:00 PM
    Community Keynotes: Concussion Protocol
    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
    Railroads in U.S. History
    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
  • 3:30 PM - 4:00 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.”
  • 4:00 PM - 5:00 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.
  • 5:00 PM - 5:30 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.”
  • 5:30 PM - 6:00 PM
    What's Your Attitude? Getting in the Mood to Work
    This entertaining and informative video allows students to identify specific attitudes which can help—-or hurt-—a worker’s performance on the job.
  • 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
    Tricked: Inside the World of Teen Sex Trafficking
    TRICKED is a collection of segments produced by Fairfax County Public Schools to educate students about the scouting and trapping techniques that traffickers use in order to help them protect themselves.
  • 7:00 PM - 7:30 PM
    Shamu TV
    Bringing you face-to-face with the wonders of wildlife through species-focused episodes.
  • 7:30 PM - 8:00 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.
  • 8:00 PM - 8:30 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.
  • 8:30 PM - 9:00 PM
    Hot Topics with The Improv Troupe
    The programs feature improvisational skits by The Improv Troupe that highlight issues students face every day.
  • 9:00 PM - 10:00 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.
  • 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
    Community Keynotes: Concussion Protocol
    Each program in this series is an invitation to engage in discussions around important topics affecting our school communities.

Saturday, August 15, 2020

  • 8:00 AM - 8:45 AM
    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 AM - 9:30 AM
    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.
  • 9:30 AM - 10:00 AM
    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!
  • 10:00 AM - 10:30 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.”
  • 10:30 AM - 11:00 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.
  • 11:00 AM - 12:00 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.
  • 12:00 PM - 12:30 PM
    Community Keynotes: Concussion Protocol
    Each program in this series is an invitation to engage in discussions around important topics affecting our school communities.
  • 12:30 PM - 1:00 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.
  • 1:00 PM - 2:00 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.
  • 2:00 PM - 2:30 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.
  • 2:30 PM - 2:45 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.
  • 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 - 4:00 PM
    Ethics in a Global Society
    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.
  • 4:00 PM - 4:45 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.
  • 5:00 PM - 5:30 PM
    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.
  • 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 - 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 - 7:00 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.
  • 7:00 PM - 8:00 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.
  • 8:00 PM - 8:30 PM
    Community Keynotes: Concussion Protocol
    Each program in this series is an invitation to engage in discussions around important topics affecting our school communities.
  • 8:30 PM - 9:00 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.
  • 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
    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.
  • 10:30 PM - 11:00 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.

Sunday, August 16, 2020

  • 8:00 AM - 8:30 AM
    Hot Topics with The Improv Troupe
    The programs feature improvisational skits by The Improv Troupe that highlight issues students face every day.
  • 8:30 AM - 9:30 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.
  • 9:30 AM - 10:00 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.
  • 10:00 AM - 10:20 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.
  • 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
    Railroads in U.S. History
    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
  • 11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
    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.
  • 11:30 AM - 12:30 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.
  • 12:30 PM - 1:00 PM
    National Gallery of Art
    Find lesson plans for your classroom.
  • 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
    Teach! Learn! Discover! Innovation, in Context: Keynote Speaker — Paul Misner
    Teach! Learn! Discover! presents keynote speakers recorded at Fairfax County Public Schools’ events and conferences. Each presentation is centered around important subject areas and topics affecting our school communities.
  • 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 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.
  • 3:00 PM - 4:00 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.
  • 4:00 PM - 4:30 PM
    Hot Topics with The Improv Troupe
    The programs feature improvisational skits by The Improv Troupe that highlight issues students face every day.
  • 4:30 PM - 5:30 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.
  • 5:30 PM - 6:00 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.
  • 6:00 PM - 6:20 PM
    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.
  • 6:30 PM - 7:00 PM
    Railroads in U.S. History
    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
    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.
  • 7:30 PM - 8:30 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.
  • 8:30 PM - 9:00 PM
    National Gallery of Art
    Find lesson plans for your classroom.
  • 9:00 PM - 10:00 PM
    Teach! Learn! Discover! Innovation, in Context: Keynote Speaker — Paul Misner
    Teach! Learn! Discover! presents keynote speakers recorded at Fairfax County Public Schools’ events and conferences. Each presentation is centered around important subject areas and topics affecting our school communities.
  • 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 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.

Schedule for August 17-23

Monday, August 17, 2020

  • 8:00 AM - 8:30 AM
    Railroads in U.S. History
    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
  • 8:30 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 - 10:00 AM
    Community Keynotes
    Each program in this series is an invitation to engage in discussions around important topics affecting our school communities.
  • 10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
    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 AM - 11:00 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.”
  • 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
    National Gallery of Art
    Find lessons for Grades 9 through 12 on the National Gallery of Art website.
  • 12:00 PM - 12:30 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
  • 12:30 PM - 1:30 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.
  • 1:30 PM - 2:00 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.
  • 2:00 PM - 2:30 PM
    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.
  • 2:30 PM - 3:00 PM
    What's Your Attitude? Getting in the Mood to Work
    This entertaining and informative video allows students to identify specific attitudes which can help—-or hurt-—a worker’s performance on the job.
  • 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
    Teach! Learn! Discover! Innovation, in Context: Keynote Speaker — Paul Misner
    Teach! Learn! Discover! presents keynote speakers recorded at Fairfax County Public Schools’ events and conferences. Each presentation is centered around important subject areas and topics affecting our school communities.
  • 4:00 PM - 5:00 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.
  • 5:00 PM - 5:30 PM
    Railroads in U.S. History
    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
  • 5:30 PM - 6:00 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.
  • 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
    Community Keynotes
    Each program in this series is an invitation to engage in discussions around important topics affecting our school communities.
  • 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
    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.”
  • 8:00 PM - 9:00 PM
    National Gallery of Art
    Find lessons for Grades 9 through 12 on the National Gallery of Art website.
  • 9:00 PM - 9:30 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
  • 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
    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.

Tuesday, August 18, 2020

  • 8:00 AM - 8:30 AM
    Railroads in U.S. History
    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
  • 8:30 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 - 10:00 AM
    Community Keynotes
    Each program in this series is an invitation to engage in discussions around important topics affecting our school communities.
  • 10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
    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 AM - 11:00 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.”
  • 11:00 AM - 11:30 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.”
  • 11:30 PM - 12:30 PM
    Cultural Competence
    Dr. Darryle Craig defines and examines the importance of cultural competence. Using first-hand examples and questions from the studio audience, 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.
  • 12:30 PM - 1:00 PM
    Bulletin Board
  • 1:00 PM - 5:00 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.
  • 5:00 PM - 5:30 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.”
  • 5:30 PM - 6:00 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.
  • 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
    Tricked: Inside the World of Teen Sex Trafficking
    TRICKED is a collection of segments produced by Fairfax County Public Schools to educate students about the scouting and trapping techniques that traffickers use in order to help them protect themselves.
  • 7:00 PM - 7:30 PM
    Railroads in U.S. History
    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
    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.
  • 8:00 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
    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.”
  • 9:30 PM - 10:00 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.
  • 10:00 PM - 11:00 PM
    Tricked: Inside the World of Teen Sex Trafficking
    TRICKED is a collection of segments produced by Fairfax County Public Schools to educate students about the scouting and trapping techniques that traffickers use in order to help them protect themselves.

Wednesday, August 19, 2020

  • 8:00 AM - 8:30 AM
    Railroads in U.S. History
    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
  • 8:30 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 - 10:00 AM
    Community Keynotes
    Each program in this series is an invitation to engage in discussions around important topics affecting our school communities.
  • 10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
    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 AM - 11:00 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.”
  • 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
    National Gallery of Art
    Find lessons for Grades 9 through 12 on the National Gallery of Art website.
  • 12:00 PM - 12:30 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
  • 12:30 PM - 1:30 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.
  • 1:30 PM - 2:00 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.
  • 2:00 PM - 2:30 PM
    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.
  • 2:30 PM - 3:00 PM
    What's Your Attitude? Getting in the Mood to Work
    This entertaining and informative video allows students to identify specific attitudes which can help—-or hurt-—a worker’s performance on the job.
  • 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
    Teach! Learn! Discover! Innovation, in Context: Keynote Speaker, Paul Misner
    Teach! Learn! Discover! presents keynote speakers recorded at Fairfax County Public Schools’ events and conferences. Each presentation is centered around important subject areas and topics affecting our school communities.
  • 4:00 PM - 5:00 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.
  • 5:00 PM - 5:30 PM
    Railroads in U.S. History
    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
  • 5:30 PM - 6:00 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.
  • 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
    FCPS Superintendent Town Hall (LIVE)
    Return to School Town Halls for the FCPS community each Wednesday beginning August 12 through September 2. The events will be livestreamed on the FCPS website and available on FCPS Cable TV Channel 99.
  • 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!Click for career information resources.
  • 7:30 PM - 8:00 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.”
  • 8:00 PM - 9:00 PM
    National Gallery of Art
    Find lesson plans for your classroom.
  • 9:00 PM - 9:30 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
  • 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
    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, August 20, 2020

  • 8:00 AM - 8:30 AM
    Railroads in U.S. History
    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
  • 8:30 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 - 10:00 AM
    Community Keynotes
    Each program in this series is an invitation to engage in discussions around important topics affecting our school communities.
  • 10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
    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 AM - 11:00 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.”
  • 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
    National Gallery of Art
    Find lessons for Grades 9 through 12 on the National Gallery of Art website.
  • 12:00 PM - 12:30 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
  • 12:30 PM - 1:30 PM
    Discover Engineering
    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.
  • 1:30 PM - 2:00 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.
  • 2:00 PM - 2:30 PM
    Making a Good Impression: Resumes, Interviews, and Appearance
    In a fast-paced world of emails and text messaging, it’s easy for young people to forget the importance of concise business writing with a courteous presentation. Indeed, many teens may not realize that the ‘laid-back’ communication style that is common at school is far from appropriate in the world of work. This video brings viewers back to basics: how to write a proper resume, what to wear on a job interview, and how to behave appropriately in the workplace.
  • 2:30 PM - 3:00 PM
    Railroads in U.S. History
    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
  • 3:00 PM - 3:30 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.
  • 3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
    Community Keynotes
    Each program in this series is an invitation to engage in discussions around important topics affecting our school communities.
  • 4:30 PM - 5:00 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!
  • 5:00 PM - 5:30 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.”
  • 5:30 PM - 6:30 PM
    National Gallery of Art
    Find lessons for Grades 9 through 12 on the National Gallery of Art website.
  • 6:30 PM - 7:00 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
  • 7:00 PM - 7:30 PM
    Discover Engineering
    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.
  • 7:30 PM - 8:00 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.
  • 8:00 PM - 8:30 PM
    Making a Good Impression: Resumes, Interviews, and Appearance
    In a fast-paced world of emails and text messaging, it’s easy for young people to forget the importance of concise business writing with a courteous presentation. Indeed, many teens may not realize that the ‘laid-back’ communication style that is common at school is far from appropriate in the world of work. This video brings viewers back to basics: how to write a proper resume, what to wear on a job interview, and how to behave appropriately in the workplace.
  • 8:30 PM - 9:00 PM
    Railroads in U.S. History
    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
  • 9:00 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
    Community Keynotes
    Each program in this series is an invitation to engage in discussions around important topics affecting our school communities.
  • 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
    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.”

Friday, August 21, 2020

  • 8:00 AM - 8:30 AM
    Railroads in U.S. History
    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
  • 8:30 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 - 10:00 AM
    Community Keynotes
    Each program in this series is an invitation to engage in discussions around important topics affecting our school communities.
  • 10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
    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 AM - 11:00 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.”
  • 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
    National Gallery of Art
    Find lessons for Grades 9 through 12 on the National Gallery of Art website.
  • 12:00 PM - 12:30 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
  • 12:30 PM - 1:30 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.
  • 1:30 PM - 2:00 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.
  • 2:00 PM - 2:30 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.
  • 2:30 PM - 3:00 PM
    Ethics in a Global Society
    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
    Hot Topics with The Improv Troupe
    The programs feature improvisational skits by The Improv Troupe that highlight issues students face every day.
  • 4:00 PM - 5:00 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.
  • 5:00 PM - 5:30 PM
    Railroads in U.S. History
    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
  • 5:30 PM - 6:00 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.
  • 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
    Community Keynotes
    Each program in this series is an invitation to engage in discussions around important topics affecting our school communities.
  • 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
    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.”
  • 8:00 PM - 9:00 PM
    National Gallery of Art
    Find lessons for Grades 9 through 12 on the National Gallery of Art website.
  • 9:00 PM - 9:30 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
  • 9:30 PM - 10:30 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.
  • 10:30 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.

Saturday, August 22, 2020

  • 8:00 AM - 8:30 AM
    Railroads in U.S. History
    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
  • 8:30 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 - 10:00 AM
    Community Keynotes
    Each program in this series is an invitation to engage in discussions around important topics affecting our school communities.
  • 10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
    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 AM - 11:00 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.”
  • 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
    National Gallery of Art
    Find lessons for Grades 9 through 12 on the National Gallery of Art website.
  • 12:00 PM - 12:30 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
  • 12:30 PM - 1:30 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.
  • 1:30 PM - 2:00 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.
  • 2:00 PM - 2:30 PM
    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.
  • 2:30 PM - 3:00 PM
    What's Your Attitude? Getting in the Mood to Work
    This entertaining and informative video allows students to identify specific attitudes which can help—-or hurt-—a worker’s performance on the job.
  • 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
    Teach! Learn! Discover! Innovation, in Context: Keynote Speaker — Paul Misner
    Teach! Learn! Discover! presents keynote speakers recorded at Fairfax County Public Schools’ events and conferences. Each presentation is centered around important subject areas and topics affecting our school communities.
  • 4:00 PM - 5:00 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.
  • 5:00 PM - 5:30 PM
    Railroads in U.S. History
    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
  • 5:30 PM - 6:00 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.
  • 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
    Community Keynotes
    Each program in this series is an invitation to engage in discussions around important topics affecting our school communities.
  • 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
    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.”
  • 8:00 PM - 9:00 PM
    National Gallery of Art
    Find lessons for Grades 9 through 12 on the National Gallery of Art website.
  • 9:00 PM - 9:30 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
  • 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
    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, August 23, 2020

  • 8:00 AM - 8:30 AM
    Railroads in U.S. History
    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
  • 8:30 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 - 10:00 AM
    Community Keynotes
    Each program in this series is an invitation to engage in discussions around important topics affecting our school communities.
  • 10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
    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 AM - 11:00 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.”
  • 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
    National Gallery of Art
    Find lessons for Grades 9 through 12 on the National Gallery of Art website.
  • 12:00 PM - 12:30 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
  • 12:30 PM - 1:30 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.
  • 1:30 PM - 2:00 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.
  • 2:00 PM - 3:00 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.
  • 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
    Portraits: The First African-American Divas of Song and Opera
    MTSU School of Music vocal professor Dina Cancryn's, Portraits, is a theatrical production that depicts Elizabeth Taylor-Greenfield, Sissieretta Jones and Marian Anderson sharing their history and their fabulous voices, a decade ago.
  • 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    Tricked: Inside the World of Teen Sex Trafficking
    TRICKED is a collection of segments produced by Fairfax County Public Schools to educate students about the scouting and trapping techniques that traffickers use in order to help them protect themselves.
  • 5:00 PM - 5:30 PM
    Railroads in U.S. History
    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
  • 5:30 PM - 6:00 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.
  • 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
    Community Keynotes
    Each program in this series is an invitation to engage in discussions around important topics affecting our school communities.
  • 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
    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.”
  • 8:00 PM - 9:00 PM
    National Gallery of Art
    Find lessons for Grades 9 through 12 on the National Gallery of Art website.
  • 9:00 PM - 9:30 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
  • 9:30 PM - 10:30 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.
  • 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.