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Under The Right Circumstances ALL Students Can Thrive

The Role & POWER of Education In Molding Successful Lives.

On Thursday, Dec. 4, 2014, I met with a group of seven students (and parents/guardians) at the television studio in North Haven where OneWorld Progressive Institute produces our community programs.  Unfortunately, two of the scheduled students (one Asian and one Latino; a female and a male) did not show up.  We always strive for a rich diversity on every level.  As is stated in the NHI article, the topic of discussion was: The Role of Education in Molding Successful Lives.

The resulting OneWorld Education Agenda television program is about the Role and the POWER of Education in Molding Successful Lives.  We are grateful to the counselors at Hamden High School, and the parents and educators who cooperated and sent us participants.  Special thanks to Professor Horton at UNH; we wanted to have representation from 9th grade (Avishan Montazer) to college (Justin Exum).  Of course, we thank the students for their interest, willingness and their commitment.

There will be a YouTube segment on our channel within a few days when viewers will hear more specifics from the students.  We guarantee  that you will be surprised by some of what you will hear. Education is the hallmark to success. The full program will air on CTV in Feb. 2015. For those with AT&T Uverse the program will start airing in late January and will air several times weekly.

Thanks to all the students who did such a wonderful job. They represent what is possible when students value education and are committed, and have parents and educators who are engaged, supportive and attentive.  Special thanks to Khadija Hussain, the author of the NHI article.  She is a young woman who will be going places because she is smart, committed and very hardworking. Thanks to the NHI for this article titled: What We Learned— And What We’re Learning Written by Khadija Hussain | Dec 10, 2014 12:06 pm

Please read the article here and listen to what the students have to say through a brief video clip http://www.newhavenindependent.org/index.php/archives/entry/what_we...

Please visit OneWorld’s YouTube channel to see more segments from various OneWorld programs.  We focus on health literacy, education (at-every-level) and on civic engagement. http://www.youtube.com/user/oneworldpi/videos - OneWorld’s YouTube –

See us also on: https://www.facebook.com/pages/OneWorld-Progressive-Institute-Inc/151551484879941 We greatly appreciate when visitors “like” our Facebook page.

Please visit our Web Education Section at: http://www.oneworldpi.org/education/index.html

 Watch OneWorld Presents: 8pm Mondays on Comcast Channel 26 in Hamden, New Haven and West Haven, and on AT&T Uverse 99 (drop-down menu). The listings are alphabetical by towns.  OneWorld programs present stimulating, informative and interesting information and resources on Health, Education and making our communities better through positive civic engagement. On Monday Dec. 22, 2014, we will have a repeat airing of our highly praised Understanding Epilepsy Disorder. The guests will include a Yale medical expert on epilepsy and other brain disorders, and people who suffer from Epilepsy, or who have children with Epilepsy.

On Dec. 29, 2014 we will air a brand new education program: OneWorld’s Middles School Oratory Competition Final.  You will be amazed and delighted by the skills and abilities of these 7th and 8th grade students.  We at OneWorld firmly believe that -- given the right support, guidance and opportunities -- all students can thrive.  As volunteers with extremely limited resources, we strive daily to showcase students who are doing well in the hope that they will inspire others.

Visit our web site to learn more about what we do in the Greater New Haven community.

You Can Watch OneWorld Programs: On AT&T Uverse (channel 99) statewide; our programs air daily at various times in various towns such as: Branford, East Haven, North Branford (on Totoket TV), North Haven  and Wallingford.  We also air on Comcast Channel 10 (in all Valley towns); Comcast Channel 15 (Cromwell, East Hampton, Middlefield, Middletown & Portland; on Comcast Channel 18, in all Shoreline towns, our programs air multiple times weekly, and on Charter Communications, Channel 21 (in 14 mid-western towns) we air on Mondays at 7pm and on Fridays at 4pm. On Comcast Channel 26, serving Hamden, New Haven and West Haven, we air once weekly, on Mondays at 8-9pm.

 Please visit us on Facebook and follow us on Twitter

Browse our web site to learn much more:  http://www.oneworldpi.org

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