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Parents, guardians and caregivers, we have some homework for you! Go beyond the classroom to find out how to deal with the daily challenges of your child's schooling. Our experts provide advice on issues concerning anxiety, social stressors, academia, hybrid learning, workload and more. Tune in to this weekly program hosted by K-12 Curriculum Supervisor Joe Pacitti.

Watch Wednesdays at 6:30 p.m. on PBS39

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ABOUT THE HOST

JOE PACITTI

Joe has designed and implemented professional development focused on culturally and linguistically responsive pedagogy, coordinated district-wide teams to ensure equitable access to rigorous curricula, and aided in the development of instructional frameworks and strategic plans. In his ten years as a classroom teacher, Joe created a credit-bearing internship program and was part of a team that earned the College Board's AP Equity and Excellence Award. In 2013, he was named a Washington County Public Schools Distinguished Educator for his work at the Maryland-based Barbara Ingram School for the Arts.  In 2017, he served as the host for PBS39's Scholastic Scrimmage.  

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EPISODE RESOURCS

Episode 3: SEL - Benefits of Mindfulness in Schools with Bethlehem Area School District and the Shanthi Project.

Episode 5: Internet Safety

Episode 6: Get into the community 

Episode 8: Career and College Planning