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How do we measure learning? Hear neuroscientists and teachers describe how it's done in the lab and at school.

Bought by PRX Remix


  • Added: Mar 27, 2015
  • Length: 10:01
  • Purchases: 1
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Composers and poets create a powerful diary through classic song—poetry set to music. Starting with Mozart and ending in the 21st century, a variet...

  • Added: Mar 26, 2015
  • Length: 58:27
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Learning about technology and practical science can help children develop into critical thinkers. That is according to a young Ghanaian entrepreneu...

  • Added: Mar 22, 2015
  • Length: 05:08
Caption: Philip Stark looks at mallow growing in West Oakland with leaves as big as his hand., Credit: Olivia Cueva
Imagine eating at your favorite restaurant and being told that the salad on your plate was harvested from the cracks in the sidewalk in West Oaklan...

Bought by KUOW


  • Added: Mar 17, 2015
  • Length: 07:05
  • Purchases: 1
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Bringing literacy to the Baka Pygmy community in the tropical rainsforest of eastern Cameroon is daunting, but a few dedicated educators know it is...

  • Added: Mar 16, 2015
  • Length: 04:29
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Blazing talents whose remarkable and sometimes-perilous lives overflowed with natural gifts at a young age. Episode 4 of 5

  • Added: Mar 09, 2015
  • Length: 58:59
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Blazing talents whose remarkable and sometimes-perilous lives overflowed with natural gifts at a young age. Episode 3 of 5

  • Added: Mar 09, 2015
  • Length: 58:58
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Blazing talents whose remarkable and sometimes-perilous lives overflowed with natural gifts at a young age. Epsiode 1 of 5

  • Added: Mar 09, 2015
  • Length: 58:59
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How do we get better at tasks? In this short episode, we describe an important mechanism of learning: pruning away neural connections.

Bought by PRX Remix


  • Added: Mar 08, 2015
  • Length: 02:59
  • Purchases: 1
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Jesse Carlton was touched by the large number of children he met in South Africa who’d been orphaned by HIV/AIDS. He saw first-hand the pain and an...

Bought by WRST-FM Oshkosh


  • Added: Mar 01, 2015
  • Length: 05:14
  • Purchases: 1
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The making of Exploring Music constantly unearths hidden gems and unexpected delights. This week, Bill shares some of his own musical discoveries ...

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  • Length: 58:58
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The making of Exploring Music constantly unearths hidden gems and unexpected delights. This week, Bill shares some of his own musical discoveries ...

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  • Length: 58:57
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We’ll have a week-long look at the life and music of England’s most celebrated German composer. Episode 5 of 5

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  • Length: 58:59
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We’ll have a week-long look at the life and music of England’s most celebrated German composer. Episode 3 of 5

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  • Length: 58:58
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We’ll have a week-long look at the life and music of England’s most celebrated German composer. Episode 1 of 5

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  • Length: 58:58
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Listen to experts define learning and lead us through the types of knowledge to be gained in learning. Then hear the basic explanation of how neuro...

Bought by PRX Remix


  • Added: Feb 14, 2015
  • Length: 10:09
  • Purchases: 1
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There’s a lot of talk in education circles these days about changing to the common core curriculum or changing from books to computers. But at Life...

  • Added: Feb 04, 2015
  • Length: 08:23
Caption: Norman Rockwell - Doctor and Doll, Credit: WikiArt Visual Encyclopedia
A half-hour, sound-rich documentary that follows a group of medical residents as they decide whether to enter the fraught field of primary care, or...

Bought by HowSound


  • Added: Jan 29, 2015
  • Length: 27:21
  • Purchases: 1
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North Shore bluesman Gordon Thorne stopped by Studio A recently to play, and also to talk about guitar workshops he's offering at Moondance Coffeeh...

Bought by KSRQ


  • Added: Jan 26, 2015
  • Length: 36:13
  • Purchases: 1
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Bill McGlaughlin examines the lives and recordings of Leopold Stokowski and Arturo Toscanini. Episode 2 of 5

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  • Length: 59:00
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Bill McGlaughlin examines the lives and recordings of Leopold Stokowski and Arturo Toscanini. Episode 1 of 5

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  • Length: 59:00
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The Uncommon Core is a series that examines unusual college courses being taught in schools across the United States. In this episode, a professor ...

  • Added: Jan 20, 2015
  • Length: 04:30
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The Protester is Time's 2011 "Person Of The Year." So, RadioActive hosts Bryce Ellis and Michelle Dutro chose this word of the month: 'remonstrate....

  • Added: Jan 16, 2015
  • Length: 15:31
Caption: Kids from The Bike Shop on a Saturday ride, Credit: Used with permission from Matt Velguth
Matt Velguth runs The Bike Shop, an after-school program for low-income kids, because he wants to empower them and help them mature into independen...

  • Added: Jan 15, 2015
  • Length: 05:22
Caption: Cultural Day at Foster High School, Credit: Ardo Hersi
Did you know that Tukwila is the most diverse school district in the nation? So says the NYT. And Foster High School in Tukwila is celebrating its ...

  • Added: Jan 15, 2015
  • Length: 15:31