Happiness — For a Bhutanese Child and Seattle Teens

Tonight at 10:00 WGBY airs Independent Lens Happiness, which looks at how television may affect Peyangki, a Bhutanese child, when his remote village is connected to electricity.  How will the images coming from access to 46 television stations for 13 hours every day shape him?  A PBS NewsHour classroom resource looks at how poetry

helps to shape Seattle teens living in detention centers, mental health facilities and homeless centers.  Poetry Brings Happiness to Troubled Teens explores how a teen writing project turns their stories into poetry.

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