In this episode, we ask viewers to look at the buildings around them, especially old school buildings. The sound of learning has disappeared from these places, but magnificent architecture remains. Now, St. Louis Public Schools is working to market and sell these buildings – hoping visionaries can bring them back to their place as a gem in the community. That’s exactly what’s happened at Better Family Life. We take you inside the community organization and old school building success story. We also want you to look up to the roof of another building…that’s the setting for a story on students learning important nutritional lessons.

There’s a lot more to education than blackboards and textbooks. Behind the Minds takes you behind the school doors to highlight educational initiatives within St. Louis city and county K-12 schools. Watch for teachers, staff, administrators, and students who will blow your mind with innovative ideas and programs.

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Date: April 18, 2015 Time: 10:00am