Gabrielle Emanuel

Gabrielle Emanuel appears in the following:

Transgender Teachers Talk About Their Experiences At School

Thursday, June 15, 2017

There's been a lot of national attention on transgender students this school year. Here's a look at the lives and careers of two transgender teachers.

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Elite Prep Schools Experiment With 'All-Gender' Dorms

Wednesday, May 03, 2017

Two of the top U.S. preparatory boarding schools, Phillips Exeter and Phillips Academy Andover, are converting some dorm space to "all-gender" dorms to better meet the needs of transgender students.

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Understanding The Role Of Compounding Pharmacies After Dozens Of Deaths

Sunday, March 26, 2017

The co-owner of a compounding pharmacy has been convicted of fraud and racketeering, five years after contamination at his pharmacy killed at least 64 people and sickened hundreds of others.

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Jury Reaches Verdict In New England Compounding Pharmacy Trial

Wednesday, March 22, 2017

The head of a New England compounding pharmacy that produced tainted drugs was found not guilty of second degree murder but guilty on other charges. At least 25 patients died, and many others got sick.

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Religious Communities Continue The Long Tradition Of Offering Sanctuary

Tuesday, March 14, 2017

As a response to immigration enforcement, religious communities are preparing to shelter people at risk of deportation. They're drawing on the ancient tradition of offering sanctuary for refugees.

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Trial Begins In Meningitis Case That Reshaped Compounding Pharmacies

Monday, January 09, 2017

Opening statements begin on Monday in the murder trial of a former Massachusetts pharmacist accused of causing a nationwide meningitis outbreak in 2012 that killed 64 people.

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Living In America 101: When Refugees Arrive, What Do They Need To Learn?

Saturday, December 31, 2016

How do you read a bank statement? Or a map? A program in Chicago is working to connect refugees with people who can teach them.

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Dyslexia: The Learning Disability That Must Not Be Named

Saturday, December 03, 2016

Many parents and teachers report that schools won't use the word dyslexia. Why might this be? And what is the Department of Education doing about it?

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'B' And 'D' Learning Process Debunks Dyslexia Jumbled-Letters Myth

Saturday, December 03, 2016

Many believe dyslexia is about jumbled letters, but experts say that's not quite right. This story explores what's happening in the brain that causes those backward letters.

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How Parents Can Help Kids With Dyslexia Succeed In School

Tuesday, November 29, 2016

Dyslexia is a reading problem, but its influence can be felt far beyond the classroom. It often disrupts home life, making dinner time and bedtime a struggle. Experts say there are three things that can help.

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How Science Is Rewiring The Dyslexic Brain

Tuesday, November 29, 2016

Scientists are exploring how human brains learn to read — and discovering new ways that brains with dyslexia can learn to cope.

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Millions Have Dyslexia, Few Understand It

Monday, November 28, 2016

It's the most common learning disability, yet it's still hard to answer the question: What is it? An NPR reporter who has dyslexia talks with other people — young and old — in search of answers.

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How To Teach A Sea Lion Who's Fussy About Grammar

Thursday, November 24, 2016

At the New England Aquarium, seals don't just cruise around the tank; they go to school each day. And their teacher has an individual lesson plan for each one of them.

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How Domestic Violence In One Home Affects Every Child In A Class

Saturday, September 03, 2016

New data shows violence in the home hinders the academic performance of their classmates, too. Reporting domestic violence makes a big difference.

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A History Lesson: When Math Was Taboo

Saturday, July 23, 2016

When Houman Harouni's students asked why they have to study math, he looked to ancient history for answers.

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That First Paycheck Is An Exciting Moment ... And A Teachable One

Friday, July 15, 2016

Your first job can be a critical moment that sets you on a good financial path or a bad one. One group is trying to make sure low-income young adults get off to the right start.

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Why It's Never Too Late To Rescue Failing Students

Saturday, July 09, 2016

By the time a teenager is ditching classes and hanging with wrong crowd, is it too late? One woman set out to prove that with the right support, these students can make it.

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These Graduates Beat The Odds, Now They Need A Job

Friday, June 17, 2016

What's the key to helping a child born in poverty make it to the middle class? Some say it's good preschool, others say a college diploma. For one advocate, the time to help is at the end of college.

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How To Fix A Graduation Rate Of 1 In 10? Ask The Dropouts

Saturday, May 28, 2016

Across the country, public universities are struggling with abysmal graduation rates. Here's one campus — San Jose State University — that's trying to do something about it.

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How Schools Around The Country Are Treating Transgender Student Rights

Friday, May 13, 2016

Some states and districts are ahead of the recommendations announced today by the Obama Administration. Some are in conflict.

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