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12:00 AM 
iQ: smartparent  "Apps, Gaps, and the Digital Divide"  This episode of iQ: smartparent will explore the accessibility of broadband and mobile technology to different socioeconomic groups, and whether the digital divide also impacts access to educational content for children in the U.S. and abroad. [P]

12:30 AM 
iQ: smartparent  "Aiding Autism"  This episode explores ways that digital devices and new technology can help children with autism and other special needs. Join us as we discuss which apps, games, robots, and other forms of media can help children connect with the world around them. [P]

1:00 AM 
Critical Issues In School Reform  "Looking At Student Work: A Window Into The Classroom"  Teachers at Norview High School in Norfolk, Virginia, demonstrate the collaborative examination of student work and discuss its value and implications for teaching practice. [P]

1:30 AM 
Critical Issues In School Reform  "Reflecting On Teaching Practice: Student Work and Teacher Work, Part II Science"  A fourth-grade teacher from Worcester, Massachusetts, shares a sample of work from her science classroom with a group of teachers and administrators in a facilitated "consultancy" that focuses on a question posed by the teacher about the student work and her teaching practice. [G]

2:00 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]

2:30 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]

3:00 AM 
Ethics In America II  "A Better Brain: The Ethics of Neuro-Enhancement"  Maria and her daughter Camilla are meeting with several challenges in this difficult time in their lives, from the exhaustion of working two jobs, to the pressure and loneliness of being an average, unpopular kid at school. Yet it appears that some new pharmaceuticals may help each of them. [G]

4:00 AM 
Economics Classroom, The: A Workshop for Grade 9-12 Teachers  "Learning, Earning, and Saving"  Learn basic personal finance and arm students with sound, practical advice to formulate and reach their own financial goals. This session reveals the truth about millionaires, the power of compound interest, and how investment in education pays off. [P]

5:00 AM 
Hands On Crafts for Kids  "Let's Party"  There's a party going on and you are invited! Katie shows how to make a decorative chandelier to set the mood for your party theme and Franz draws a colorful and fun postcard invitation that will get all your guests to come. Jenny and Katie sculpt a hanging pinata bowl full of treats. [P]

5:30 AM 
Signing Time!  "My Favorite Season"  The Signing Time friends sing and sign their way through the changing seasons: winter, spring, summer and fall. [P]

6:00 AM 
Healthful Indian Flavors with Alamelu Alamelu proves that "healthy can be delicious" as she makes salmon tikka kebabs, seasoned apple relish, vegetable quinoa, and bell peppers in lentil sauce. All of these recipes are gluten-free. [P]

6:30 AM 
Ciao Italia  "The Students - Gli Studenti"  Mary Ann travels with her tour groups to various regional cooking schools in Italy to teach them the ins and outs of regional cooking, including this classic cooking class filmed on location in Tuscany, starting with the all-time favorite, Fresh Pappardelle with Rabbit, Mushrooms, and Wine. No Tuscan meal would be complete without its unique, Bird-Style Beans. [P]

7:00 AM 
Wild Photo Adventures  "Wildlife of Chincoteague National Wildlife Refuge"  Host and professional wildlife photographer Doug Gardner explores and photographs a variety of wildlife in the refuge. [G]

7:30 AM 
Journeys In Japan  "Okayama: Into The Deep Red"  It's spring in Okayama, which facing the Inland Sea of Japan in the south and the Chugoku Mountains in the north, is blessed with abundant nature. In this edition of Journeys in Japan, John Moore and his daughter Ruadh visit the area, which has a long history and rich culture. [P]

8:00 AM 
Ask This Old House  "Short Door, Grow Herbs"  Too short, crooked and upside down. Watch Tom use his expertise and artistry to repair an antique door. [P]

8:30 AM 
American Woodshop  "Tiled, Marble Top Washstand"  Handcrafted tiles and rich marble recreate an heirloom. [P]

9:00 AM 
Growing a Greener World  "Rooftop Farming In NYC (New York City, NY)"  Amidst the hustle and bustle, few would guess that sitting high above rush hour traffic are full-production organic farms growing food in only eight to twelve inches of soil on the rooftops of New York City buildings. We visit two such one-acre farms to learn how they are creating a whole new model for locally-grown urban food. [P]

9:30 AM 
Beads, Baubles and Jewels  "Colored Gold"  The rose gold color trend has taken hold. Metal-smith Hilary Halstead Scott introduces a grant program that helps jewelry artists grow their businesses. [P]

10:00 AM 
Taste The Islands with Chef Irie  "The Latin Lover"  Chef Irie brings out his inner Latin lover, preparing citrus infused Snapper Ceviche and Mussels Chorizo with Mango Coconut Sauce, finished with Guava Cream Cheese Phyllo tartlets. [P]

10:30 AM 
Family Travel with Colleen Kelly  "Cruise The Caribbean"  Set sail with Colleen Kelly on a family friendly cruise to the Caribbean. Colleen is joined by her extended family on this floating holiday as they discover what cruising has to offer to every generation of traveler. [P]

11:00 AM 
Taste The Islands with Chef Irie  "Carnival Nights"  Chef Irie reinterprets Trinidadian favorites with Cilantro Corn soup, Chicken Pelau, Pineapple Pepper Slaw and an Irie-style ginger libation. Viewers listen in on a food conversation between Chef and Trinidadian Olympic athlete and Sports Analyst Ato Boldon. [P]

11:30 AM 
Music Voyager  "Dancehall Marathon"  The most popular music in Jamaica today is the hard-edged sounds of dancehall. In this episode, Edgar experiences the power of the movement first hand at the Reggae Sumfest and Fully Loaded festivals. [P]

12:00 PM 
iQ: smartparent  "Apps, Gaps, and the Digital Divide"  This episode of iQ: smartparent will explore the accessibility of broadband and mobile technology to different socioeconomic groups, and whether the digital divide also impacts access to educational content for children in the U.S. and abroad. [P]

12:30 PM 
iQ: smartparent  "Aiding Autism"  This episode explores ways that digital devices and new technology can help children with autism and other special needs. Join us as we discuss which apps, games, robots, and other forms of media can help children connect with the world around them. [P]

1:00 PM 
Critical Issues In School Reform  "Looking At Student Work: A Window Into The Classroom"  Teachers at Norview High School in Norfolk, Virginia, demonstrate the collaborative examination of student work and discuss its value and implications for teaching practice. [P]

1:30 PM 
Critical Issues In School Reform  "Reflecting On Teaching Practice: Student Work and Teacher Work, Part II Science"  A fourth-grade teacher from Worcester, Massachusetts, shares a sample of work from her science classroom with a group of teachers and administrators in a facilitated "consultancy" that focuses on a question posed by the teacher about the student work and her teaching practice. [G]

2:00 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]

2:30 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]

3:00 PM 
Ethics In America II  "A Better Brain: The Ethics of Neuro-Enhancement"  Maria and her daughter Camilla are meeting with several challenges in this difficult time in their lives, from the exhaustion of working two jobs, to the pressure and loneliness of being an average, unpopular kid at school. Yet it appears that some new pharmaceuticals may help each of them. [G]

4:00 PM 
Economics Classroom, The: A Workshop for Grade 9-12 Teachers  "Learning, Earning, and Saving"  Learn basic personal finance and arm students with sound, practical advice to formulate and reach their own financial goals. This session reveals the truth about millionaires, the power of compound interest, and how investment in education pays off. [P]

5:00 PM 
Hands On Crafts for Kids  "Let's Party"  There's a party going on and you are invited! Katie shows how to make a decorative chandelier to set the mood for your party theme and Franz draws a colorful and fun postcard invitation that will get all your guests to come. Jenny and Katie sculpt a hanging pinata bowl full of treats. [P]

5:30 PM 
Signing Time!  "My Favorite Season"  The Signing Time friends sing and sign their way through the changing seasons: winter, spring, summer and fall. [P]

6:00 PM 
Martha Bakes  "Northeast"  Join Martha as she shares four mouthwatering regional favorites from the Northeast. A delectable cranberry tart flavored with currant jelly and cognac, mini chocolate whoopie pies filled with chocolate ganache, and the technique for getting those beloved crumbs on New York crumb cake. [P]

6:30 PM 
America's Test Kitchen from Cook's Illustrated  "Comfort Food Revisited"  Test cook Dan Souza uncovers the secrets to the Best Chicken Stew. Next, equipment expert Adam Ried reviews 13 by 9-inch metal baking pans in the Equipment Corner. [P]

7:00 PM 
Chef's Life  "Obviously, It's Pecans"  It's November, y'all, and that means it's busy at Chef and the Farmer. Vivian is feeling the stress of running the restaurant after suspending her sous chef and preparing for her own Thanksgiving feast. [P]

7:30 PM 
Jacques Pepin: Heart & Soul  "Catch O' The Day"  Jacques' summer itinerary always includes friends, fishing, and cooking the wonderful bounty from the sea. He begins with a grilled striped bass with olive topping and then, as he loves all mollusks, he takes the time to demonstrate shucking clams two ways. [P]

8:00 PM 
Ask This Old House  "Short Door, Grow Herbs"  Too short, crooked and upside down. Watch Tom use his expertise and artistry to repair an antique door. [P]

8:30 PM 
Rick Steves' Europe  "Highlights of Castile: Toledo and Salamanca"  Rick marvels at El Greco, pops some explosive pickles and rambles Spain's most awe-inspiring medieval walls. He drops in on a bachelorette party, with local troubadours. He slices and savors tasty jamon, strolls with the crowd, and grabs a front-row seat to enjoy Europe's most enchanting square. [G]

9:00 PM 
Curious Traveler  "Curious About - Wales"  Why is there a dragon on the Welsh flag? Why does the man next-in-line for the British throne hold the title the "Prince of Wales"? What are the Walls of Constantinople doing all the way over here? Who is King Longshanks? And how is he related to King Vortigern and Magnus Maximus? Where is Britain's smallest church? I can't see it! And how the heck do you pronounce the second longest place name in the world: Llanfairpwllgwyngyllgogerychwyrndrobwllllantysiliogogogoch???. [P]

9:30 PM 
Martha Bakes  "Northeast"  Join Martha as she shares four mouthwatering regional favorites from the Northeast. A delectable cranberry tart flavored with currant jelly and cognac, mini chocolate whoopie pies filled with chocolate ganache, and the technique for getting those beloved crumbs on New York crumb cake. [P]

10:00 PM 
America's Test Kitchen from Cook's Illustrated  "Comfort Food Revisited"  Test cook Dan Souza uncovers the secrets to the Best Chicken Stew. Next, equipment expert Adam Ried reviews 13 by 9-inch metal baking pans in the Equipment Corner. [P]

10:30 PM 
Annabel Langbein: The Free Range Cook  "A French Country Table"  Annabel Langbein visits her neighbor's hazelnut orchard in New Zealand's Central Otago for the fall harvest, cooking up a rib-sticking pea and ham soup and a spiced apple cake for lunch. On the menu that night are artichokes fresh from the garden, chicken and leek gratin, and individual pear and hazelnut tarts. [P]

11:00 PM 
Bake Decorate Celebrate!  "Wacky Desserts"  Every day is a party on Bake Decorate Celebrate! The party starts with wacky desserts. First, is a special chocolate cake recipe. [P]

11:30 PM 
Music Voyager  "Rajasthan"  Music Voyager host Jacob Edgar travels to Rajasthan, the desert state in northwestern India with an influential cultural legacy. Known as the birthplace of the Gypsies, Rajasthani music is as colorful and soulful as its surroundings. [P]


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