KERA

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KERA 13 and KERA 90.1 are the public radio and television stations for North Texas, touching the lives of 3.2 million viewers and listeners every week.

Series

Caption: Desmond Davis, Credit: Ginny Martin
4 Pieces

For many teens, graduating from high school is tough enough. Try doing all that reading, homework and studying when you don't have a place to live. Meet some of these students in North Texas - and the people who are helping them out.

  • From: KERA
  • Updated: Jul 02, 2015
Caption: Senior Walk, Credit: Duncanville High School Archives
6 Pieces

Public schools in North Texas have experienced several demographic shifts over the past half-century. From integration and white flight to immigration and charter schools, the educational landscape has been reshaped.

  • From: KERA
  • Updated: Feb 24, 2017
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6 Pieces

In a series called "The First Week," KERA reporters listened in on conversations students, parents, educators and police officers engaged in after a summer of racial turmoil in the U.S. and police shootings in Dallas.

  • From: KERA
  • Updated: Dec 07, 2016
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13 Pieces

Five years ago, we met a group of North Texas eighth graders from different schools with different lives. As senior year winds down, we check in with members of the Class of 2017 before they graduate.

  • From: KERA
  • Updated: Aug 09, 2017
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10 Pieces

In Texas, one in three children has a parent who's an immigrant -- or they're immigrants themselves. They have to learn a new language, adapt to a different culture and try to fit into a community that may not embrace newcomers. KERA's Stella M. Chavez follows these first-generation Texans and the educators weaving them into the American tapestry. It's all part of KERA's American Graduate initiative.The series includes a one-hour radio special with Ms. Chavez, hosted by KERA's Krys Boyd.

  • From: KERA
  • Updated: Apr 13, 2015
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42 Pieces

Charting the journey from childhood to graduation

  • From: KERA
  • Updated: Dec 08, 2016
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10 Pieces

Students from high schools across North Texas are featured in a new series, KERA Yearbook: An American Graduate Project. These stories cover a variety of topics including: testing, bullying, financial aid, truancy, sports, etc.

  • From: KERA
  • Updated: Apr 20, 2015
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6 Pieces

A series of 6 one-hour interviews with internationally acclaimed authors

  • From: KERA
  • Updated: Apr 11, 2006

Latest Pieces

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What separates a "flip-flop" from a valid change of mind

Bought by WAMC


  • Added: Jul 24, 2008
  • Length: 03:26
  • Purchases: 1
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Three areas in which business leaders made mistakes leading to the current weak economy.

  • Added: Jul 23, 2008
  • Length: 03:00
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Commentary on conquering your fears

  • Added: May 07, 2008
  • Length: 03:11
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A writer reflects on how fears about the economy are affecting consumers.

  • Added: May 07, 2008
  • Length: 03:10
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Legacy of a short-lived rock band from southeast Texas

  • Added: May 06, 2008
  • Length: 04:03
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Proposal for changing voting system for U.S. President

  • Added: May 06, 2008
  • Length: 03:30
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Why the U.S. lags behind Brazil with ethanol production.

  • Added: May 06, 2008
  • Length: 03:01
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How much our place of origin determines our sense of identity

Bought by WAMC


  • Added: Mar 06, 2008
  • Length: 03:26
  • Purchases: 1
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Dallas-based singer's latest video speaks to the enduring popularity of vinyl records.

  • Added: Mar 06, 2008
  • Length: 04:01
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Society's confusion between fantasy and reality regarding violence in media.

Bought by WBFO


  • Added: Feb 19, 2008
  • Length: 03:23
  • Purchases: 1