Purnell School Featured on Discovery Channel's
The Profiles Series
An award-winning longstanding television program, The Profiles Series is dedicated to showcasing the most important issues of the day. From business and technology stories, to breakthroughs in medicine, topics also cover current issues of today, and now education.
Purnell School is proud to announce being featured on this Telly Award winning program which has been broadcast on CNBC, Bravo and a variety of major cable networks as educational programming, also airing in national syndication on the US Government's Voice of America Television.
Purnell was selected as one of just a few educational institutions that exemplify the best in 21st Century education and individualized learning. Hosted by Lou Gossett, Jr. this series highlights Purnell's mission to teach young women to be life long learners with the ability to conduct research, analyze, and present their thinking in coherent and compelling ways. Susanne Beck, Executive Director of the National Coalition of Girls Schools, joins with Ayanna Hill-Gill, Head of Purnell School, and validates the significance of single-sex educati
on and the importance of the work that is happening at Purnell.
Purnell's segment on this half-hour episode aired across the country on the Discovery Channel, Thursday, April 7, at 7:00 am EST. Our segment is posted below.