whencellphonescometoschool 603x452Thursday, May 6 at 8 pm on KPJK TV in the South Bay. According to a popular study, 95% of adolescents own a cell phone and 45% are online almost constantly. When Cellphones Come to School, a new timely, informative, and provocative one-hour documentary from high school teacher Anne Tran, shows what happens when cell phones end up in classrooms and the impact on learning that results. Featuring interviews with a diverse range of students, teachers, and experts, it highlights both positive and negative outcomes and points the way toward creating a better understanding of the national debate around the role cellphones might and do play in classroom education settings.

On Television

  • July 30, 2021

    Gulls Galore

    Though many people think all "seagulls" are alike, Alvaro Jaramillo loves to share the fascinating stories of our diverse local gulls with those wanting to learn more. A senior biologist with San Francisco Bay Bird Observatory, he astonishes tour groups with his encyclopedic knowledge not only of…
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    April 30, 2021

    Hemingway, Episode 1: A Writer (1899-1929)

    Friday, May 14 at 9 pm on KRCB TV in the North Bay. Hemingway, yearning for adventure, volunteers for the Red Cross during World War I. He marries Hadley Richardson and moves to Paris, publishes The Sun Also Rises, and finds critical and commercial success with his second novel, A Farewell to Arms.
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    Apr 30, 2021

    Declare Your Independents: Sebastopol Documentary Film Festival Shorts – Making Our Own Way

    Friday, May 14 at 8 pm on KRCB TV in the North Bay and Saturday, May 15 at 8 pm on KPJK TV in the South Bay. Documentary filmmakers open the door for…
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    Apr 29, 2021

    Diana: 7 Days

    Thursday, May 13 at 7:30 pm on KPJK TV in the South Bay. This landmark documentary tells the inside story of the tumultuous and unprecedented week…
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    Apr 27, 2021

    When Disaster Strikes: A Perfect Storm – Mozambique

    Tuesday, May 11 at 9 pm on KRCB TV in the North Bay. Hear the extraordinary story of bravery and hope after Cyclone Idai strikes Mozambique. The…
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    Apr 20, 2021

    When My Time Comes

    Tuesday, May 4 at 9 pm on KRCB TV in the North Bay. Spurred on by the death of her husband, Diane Rehm crosses the country to take an in-depth look…
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    Apr 15, 2021

    Foyle’s War: The German Woman, Part 1

    Thursday, April 29 at 9 pm on KPJK TV in the South Bay. The German wife of a rich and influential aristocrat exempted from wartime internment is…
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    Apr 13, 2021

    Bay Area Bountiful: Baby Animals

    Tuesday, April 27 at 9 pm on KRCB TV in the North Bay. On this episode of Bay Area Bountiful, we spend the springtime with baby animals coming into…

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