The local web series "Central Standard: On Education" is set to air on WTTW11 as part of a five-week, 30-minute segment starting on Friday at 7:30 p.m.
The series, made popular through its YouTube channel, follows five Chicago-area eighth graders in different public schools as they transition into the region's top selective-enrollment high schools.
WTTW Chicago and Scrappers Film Group co-produced the series in partnership with PBS Digital Studios and the Corporation for Public Broadcasting and its American Graduate initiative.
The program can be watched online on here.
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