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October 25, 2014
12:00 AM 
Critical Issues In School Reform  "Stories of Public Engagement: Patrick O'hearn School"  A Boston elementary school has enhanced student success through close cooperation with families. [P]

12:30 AM 
Critical Issues In School Reform  "Innovations In Professional Collaboration:"  Residents in a school district in Missouri are workingnwith their local schools to tackle emerging educational challenges. [P]

12:30 AM 
Critical Issues In School Reform  "Innovations In Professional Collaboration:"  Residents in a school district in Missouri are working with their local schools to tackle emerging educational challenges. [P]

1:00 AM 
Invitation to World Literature  "Candide"  A satirical novel following the travails of Candide, a hopeless optimist whose faith in his tutor's mantra that his is "the best of all possible worlds" is tested beyond all limits. Volaire's challenge to the aristocracy of his day proves refreshingly amusing and biting today. [P]

1:00 AM 
Invitation to World Literature  "Candide"  Volaire's challenge to the aristocracy of his day proves refreshingly amusing and biting today. [P]

1:30 AM 
Invitation to World Literature  "Things Fall Apart"  In this foundational modern African novel, Chinua Achebe's story follows the lives of people trying to understand which belief systems deserve their loyalty. The protagonist, Okonkwo is a tribal leader who battles neighboring villages, the English, and his own demons in early colonial Nigeria. [P]

1:30 AM 
Invitation to World Literature  "Things Fall Apart"  Perspectives of readers from around the world reveal the universal themes of this African novel. [P]

2:00 AM 
Primary Sources: Workshops In American History  "Korea and the Cold War: A Case Study"  with Jonathan Chu, University of Massachusetts BostonnnThis workshop looks at the first use of military force under the Truman Doctrine, and the Korean War as the first practical manifestation of America. [P]

2:00 AM 
Primary Sources: Workshops In American History  "Korea and the Cold War: A Case Study"  This workshop looks at the first use of military force under the Truman Doctrine, and the Korean War as the first practical manifestation of America's Cold War "containment" policy. Using works by George Kennan and Walter Lippman, treaties, and the texts of the Marshall Plan and the Truman Doctrine, the onscreen participants take on the roles of major military, political, and strategic players at a mock Senate hearing to decide whether to intervene in Korea in 1950. [P]

3:00 AM 
Teaching Channel Presents  "Making Math & History Come Alive"  We'll spend the hour in seven classrooms as teachers make math and history come alive while aligning their lessons to the Common Core. We'll visit student-focused math classes and then see students explore ancient civilizations, the French Revolution, and the American Declaration of Independence. [P]

3:00 AM 
Teaching Channel Presents  "Making Math & History Come Alive"  Teachers make math and history come alive while aligning their lessons to the Common Core. [P]

4:00 AM 
Expanding Canon: Teaching Multicultural Literature In High School, The  "Workshop 8. Critical Pedagogy: Abiodun Oyewole and Lawson Fusao Inada"  In Part I, Cathie Wright-Lewis and her class explore the tradition of spoken word and the works of poet Abiodun Oyewole. In Part II, Sandra Childs. [P]

5:00 AM 
Science Trek  "Trees"  The oldest living thing on Earth is a tree. It is also the heaviest and the tallest. [P]

5:30 AM 
Travel with Kids  "North Vietnam: Hanoi & Ha Long Bay"  Arriving in Hanoi by train from Beijing, China, the Asia travel adventure continues in the communist capital of Vietnam, Hanoi. Head underground with hosts Nathan and Seamus as a hotel in Hanoi uncovers a recently discovered bomb shelter where Jane Fonda was reported to have played during air raids. [P]

5:30 AM 
Travel with Kids  "North Vietnam: Hanoi & Ha Long Bay"  Arriving in Hanoi, the Asia travel adventure continues in the communist capital of Vietnam. [P]

6:00 AM 
Best of Simply Painting: Across Europe  "To Scotland By Boat"  Frank traces the route of many Irish immigrants in the space-age cockpit of a jet-propelled ferry. [P]

6:00 AM 
Best of Simply Painting: Across Europe  "To Scotland By Boat"  Frank traces the route of many Irish immigrants in the space-age cockpit of a jet-propelled ferry. [P]

6:30 AM 
Gary Spetz's Watercolor Quest  "Sea of Cortez"  Host-Artist, Gary Spetz, sails aboard a cruise ship to explore, photograph and paint Baja Mexico-from the mountain-surrounded scenic town of Loreto to the flashy resort beaches of Cabo San Lucas. In this episode, he explains, along the way, what he looks for, in composing a scene and how he approaches various paintings. [P]

6:30 AM 
Gary Spetz's Watercolor Quest  "Sea of Cortez"  Baja Mexico is painted, from the scenic town of Loreto to the resort beaches of Cabo San Lucas. [P]

7:00 AM 
Beauty of Oil Painting with Gary and Kathwren Jenkins  "Gold Fish Fanta-Sea By Gary Jenkins"  Join Gary today as he paints a fun painting of a Gold Fish. This beautiful fish has bright Red and Orange accents and a large graceful tail and fins. [P]

7:00 AM 
Beauty of Oil Painting with Gary and Kathwren Jenkins  "Gold Fish Fanta-Sea By Gary Jenkins"  This beautiful fish has bright red and orange accents and a large graceful tail and fins. [P]

7:30 AM 
Paint This with Jerry Yarnell  "Morning Fog, Part 1"  (16x20 Acrylic) This painting illustrates how - as an artist - you can create atmosphere in a painting; and, in this case, morning fog at the beach. Jerry starts this picture using the Hake brush and covers the canvas with a light layer of gesso and then tints the canvas with Hooker's green. [P]

7:30 AM 
Paint This with Jerry Yarnell  "Morning Fog, Part 1"  This painting of morning fog at the beach illustrates how you can create atmosphere in a painting. [P]

8:00 AM 
Paint This with Jerry Yarnell  "Morning Fog, Part 2"  In this session, Jerry begins by adding details to the pier posts in the foreground - noting the value system as he works into the distance. He then creates the reflections of the posts and debris on the beach into the water. [P]

8:00 AM 
Paint This with Jerry Yarnell  "Morning Fog, Part 2"  Jerry adds details to the pier posts in the foreground and makes reflections of posts in the water. [P]

8:30 AM 
Paint This with Jerry Yarnell  "Morning Fog, Part 3"  In this final episode, Jerry blocks in the seagulls and demonstrates how to add shape and form to the birds using the #4 sable brush. Be careful to remain in the value system for objects that are painted in the distance. [P]

8:30 AM 
Paint This with Jerry Yarnell  "Morning Fog, Part 3"  Jerry blocks in the seagulls and adds shape and form to the birds using the #4 sable brush. [P]

9:00 AM 
Best of Simply Painting: Across Europe  "Atlantic Ocean Scene"  Off the coast of Clare, in the late evening sun, Frank demonstrates the finer points of creating an Atlantic seascape. [P]

9:00 AM 
Best of Simply Painting: Across Europe  "Atlantic Ocean Scene"  Frank shows the finer points of creating a seascape, off the coast of Clare in the late evening sun. [P]

9:30 AM 
Best of the Joy of Painting  "Rowboat on the Beach"  Such a tranquil day down on the beach! See Bob Ross paint a charming little rowboat awaiting its next journey. [P]

9:30 AM 
Best of the Joy of Painting  "Rowboat on the Beach"  Bob Ross paints a charming little rowboat awaiting its next journey on a tranquil day at the beach. [P]

10:00 AM 
Mike Colameco's Real Food [P]

10:30 AM 
Simply Ming  "Morimoto & Knives"  The difference between having fun and being miserable in the kitchen can come down to this: the right knife. On this episode of Simply Ming, the blade master himself, Iron Chef Morimoto, joins Ming to make sure we all know how important knife skills are. [P]

10:30 AM 
Simply Ming  "Morimoto & Knives"  Iron Chef Morimoto joins Ming to make sure we all know how important knife skills are. [P]

11:00 AM 
Essential Pepin  "Fine Finishes"  Cheesecake With Apricot-Blueberry Sauce; Flan A La Vanille With Caramel-Cognac Sauce; Chocolate Mousse; Bread And Butter Pudding. [P]

11:00 AM 
Essential Pepin  "Fine Finishes"  Cheesecake With Apricot-Blueberry Sauce and Flan A La Vanille With Caramel-Cognac Sauce are served. [P]

11:30 AM 
Lidia's Kitchen  "Comfort Food"  Lidia prepares hot meal for a cold day. A main course of Apple Cider Braised Pork Shoulder with turnips, a comforting side of Mashed Potatoes and Fava Beans, and to finish, a decadent Pear Crumble with brandy and cherries. [P]

11:30 AM 
Lidia's Kitchen  "Comfort Food"  Apple Cider Braised Pork Shoulder with Turnips and Mashed Potatoes and Fava Beans are prepared. [P]

12:00 PM 
Critical Issues In School Reform  "Stories of Public Engagement: Patrick O'hearn School"  A Boston elementary school has enhanced student success through close cooperation with families. [P]

12:30 PM 
Critical Issues In School Reform  "Innovations In Professional Collaboration:"  Residents in a school district in Missouri are workingnwith their local schools to tackle emerging educational challenges. [P]

12:30 PM 
Critical Issues In School Reform  "Innovations In Professional Collaboration:"  Residents in a school district in Missouri are working with their local schools to tackle emerging educational challenges. [P]

1:00 PM 
Invitation to World Literature  "Candide"  A satirical novel following the travails of Candide, a hopeless optimist whose faith in his tutor's mantra that his is "the best of all possible worlds" is tested beyond all limits. Volaire's challenge to the aristocracy of his day proves refreshingly amusing and biting today. [P]

1:00 PM 
Invitation to World Literature  "Candide"  Volaire's challenge to the aristocracy of his day proves refreshingly amusing and biting today. [P]

1:30 PM 
Invitation to World Literature  "Things Fall Apart"  In this foundational modern African novel, Chinua Achebe's story follows the lives of people trying to understand which belief systems deserve their loyalty. The protagonist, Okonkwo is a tribal leader who battles neighboring villages, the English, and his own demons in early colonial Nigeria. [P]

1:30 PM 
Invitation to World Literature  "Things Fall Apart"  Perspectives of readers from around the world reveal the universal themes of this African novel. [P]

2:00 PM 
Primary Sources: Workshops In American History  "Korea and the Cold War: A Case Study"  with Jonathan Chu, University of Massachusetts BostonnnThis workshop looks at the first use of military force under the Truman Doctrine, and the Korean War as the first practical manifestation of America. [P]

2:00 PM 
Primary Sources: Workshops In American History  "Korea and the Cold War: A Case Study"  This workshop looks at the first use of military force under the Truman Doctrine, and the Korean War as the first practical manifestation of America's Cold War "containment" policy. Using works by George Kennan and Walter Lippman, treaties, and the texts of the Marshall Plan and the Truman Doctrine, the onscreen participants take on the roles of major military, political, and strategic players at a mock Senate hearing to decide whether to intervene in Korea in 1950. [P]

3:00 PM 
Teaching Channel Presents  "Making Math & History Come Alive"  We'll spend the hour in seven classrooms as teachers make math and history come alive while aligning their lessons to the Common Core. We'll visit student-focused math classes and then see students explore ancient civilizations, the French Revolution, and the American Declaration of Independence. [P]

3:00 PM 
Teaching Channel Presents  "Making Math & History Come Alive"  Teachers make math and history come alive while aligning their lessons to the Common Core. [P]

4:00 PM 
Expanding Canon: Teaching Multicultural Literature In High School, The  "Workshop 8. Critical Pedagogy: Abiodun Oyewole and Lawson Fusao Inada"  In Part I, Cathie Wright-Lewis and her class explore the tradition of spoken word and the works of poet Abiodun Oyewole. In Part II, Sandra Childs. [P]

5:00 PM 
Science Trek  "Trees"  The oldest living thing on Earth is a tree. It is also the heaviest and the tallest. [P]

5:30 PM 
Travel with Kids  "North Vietnam: Hanoi & Ha Long Bay"  Arriving in Hanoi by train from Beijing, China, the Asia travel adventure continues in the communist capital of Vietnam, Hanoi. Head underground with hosts Nathan and Seamus as a hotel in Hanoi uncovers a recently discovered bomb shelter where Jane Fonda was reported to have played during air raids. [P]

5:30 PM 
Travel with Kids  "North Vietnam: Hanoi & Ha Long Bay"  Arriving in Hanoi, the Asia travel adventure continues in the communist capital of Vietnam. [P]

6:00 PM 
Best of Simply Painting: Across Europe  "To Scotland By Boat"  Frank traces the route of many Irish immigrants in the space-age cockpit of a jet-propelled ferry. [P]

6:00 PM 
Best of Simply Painting: Across Europe  "To Scotland By Boat"  Frank traces the route of many Irish immigrants in the space-age cockpit of a jet-propelled ferry. [P]

6:30 PM 
Gary Spetz's Watercolor Quest  "Sea of Cortez"  Host-Artist, Gary Spetz, sails aboard a cruise ship to explore, photograph and paint Baja Mexico-from the mountain-surrounded scenic town of Loreto to the flashy resort beaches of Cabo San Lucas. In this episode, he explains, along the way, what he looks for, in composing a scene and how he approaches various paintings. [P]

6:30 PM 
Gary Spetz's Watercolor Quest  "Sea of Cortez"  Baja Mexico is painted, from the scenic town of Loreto to the resort beaches of Cabo San Lucas. [P]

7:00 PM 
Beauty of Oil Painting with Gary and Kathwren Jenkins  "Gold Fish Fanta-Sea By Gary Jenkins"  Join Gary today as he paints a fun painting of a Gold Fish. This beautiful fish has bright Red and Orange accents and a large graceful tail and fins. [P]

7:00 PM 
Beauty of Oil Painting with Gary and Kathwren Jenkins  "Gold Fish Fanta-Sea By Gary Jenkins"  This beautiful fish has bright red and orange accents and a large graceful tail and fins. [P]

7:30 PM 
Paint This with Jerry Yarnell  "Morning Fog, Part 1"  (16x20 Acrylic) This painting illustrates how - as an artist - you can create atmosphere in a painting; and, in this case, morning fog at the beach. Jerry starts this picture using the Hake brush and covers the canvas with a light layer of gesso and then tints the canvas with Hooker's green. [P]

7:30 PM 
Paint This with Jerry Yarnell  "Morning Fog, Part 1"  This painting of morning fog at the beach illustrates how you can create atmosphere in a painting. [P]

8:00 PM 
Paint This with Jerry Yarnell  "Morning Fog, Part 2"  In this session, Jerry begins by adding details to the pier posts in the foreground - noting the value system as he works into the distance. He then creates the reflections of the posts and debris on the beach into the water. [P]

8:00 PM 
Paint This with Jerry Yarnell  "Morning Fog, Part 2"  Jerry adds details to the pier posts in the foreground and makes reflections of posts in the water. [P]

8:30 PM 
Paint This with Jerry Yarnell  "Morning Fog, Part 3"  In this final episode, Jerry blocks in the seagulls and demonstrates how to add shape and form to the birds using the #4 sable brush. Be careful to remain in the value system for objects that are painted in the distance. [P]

8:30 PM 
Paint This with Jerry Yarnell  "Morning Fog, Part 3"  Jerry blocks in the seagulls and adds shape and form to the birds using the #4 sable brush. [P]

9:00 PM 
Best of Simply Painting: Across Europe  "Atlantic Ocean Scene"  Off the coast of Clare, in the late evening sun, Frank demonstrates the finer points of creating an Atlantic seascape. [P]

9:00 PM 
Best of Simply Painting: Across Europe  "Atlantic Ocean Scene"  Frank shows the finer points of creating a seascape, off the coast of Clare in the late evening sun. [P]

9:30 PM 
Best of the Joy of Painting  "Rowboat on the Beach"  Such a tranquil day down on the beach! See Bob Ross paint a charming little rowboat awaiting its next journey. [P]

9:30 PM 
Best of the Joy of Painting  "Rowboat on the Beach"  Bob Ross paints a charming little rowboat awaiting its next journey on a tranquil day at the beach. [P]

10:00 PM 
America's Test Kitchen from Cook's Illustrated  "Quick and Easy Rib Dinner"  Test cook Bridget Lancaster uncovers the secrets to Grilled Glazed Baby Back Ribs. Then, equipment expert Adam Ried reviews charcoal grills in the Equipment Corner. [P]

10:00 PM 
America's Test Kitchen from Cook's Illustrated  "Quick and Easy Rib Dinner"  Grilled Glazed Baby Back Ribs and perfect Grilled Corn with Basil and Lemon Butter are prepared. [P]

10:30 PM 
Simply Ming  "Morimoto & Knives"  The difference between having fun and being miserable in the kitchen can come down to this: the right knife. On this episode of Simply Ming, the blade master himself, Iron Chef Morimoto, joins Ming to make sure we all know how important knife skills are. [P]

10:30 PM 
Simply Ming  "Morimoto & Knives"  Iron Chef Morimoto joins Ming to make sure we all know how important knife skills are. [P]

11:00 PM 
Chef John Besh's New Orleans Fried Tomatoes and Aioli and Crab and Shrimp Stuffed Flounder. [P]

11:00 PM 
Chef John Besh's New Orleans Tasty Fried Tomatoes and Aioli and yummy Crab and Shrimp Stuffed Flounder are prepared. [P]

11:30 PM 
Rick Steves' Europe  "Denmark: Beyond Copenhagen"  Using Copenhagen as a spring board, we'll visit the very best of Denmark. Aarhus welcomes us with its ruddy affluence, charming open air museum and eerily well-preserved ancient bog man. [P]

11:30 PM 
Rick Steves' Europe  "Denmark: Beyond Copenhagen"  Explore Copenhagen, affluent Aarhus and a royal burial church and Viking ship museum in Roskilde. [P]

11:30 PM 
Rick Steves' Europe  "Denmark: Beyond Copenhagen"  Rick visits Aarhus with its ruddy affluence, charming open-air museum and well-preserved ancient bog man. Roskilde is impressive with its royal burial church and the best Viking ship museum anywhere. [P]


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