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Real Life 101Have you ever wondered what you might want to do for the rest of your life?  Have you thought about your "dream job?" Do you have any idea what it takes to get there? Are you headed in the right direction?

Real Life 101 introduces you to real people doing real jobs.  From doctors, lawyers and veterinarians to fashion designers, sports trainers, music therapists, to college and professional coaches,  Real Life 101 takes you "on the job" so you can see for yourself why these professionals love what they do. Learn about jobs you might not know even existed!

Join hosts Jillian, Shawn, Helena and Alecsa every week as they explore new professions in the exciting world of work. It's a half-hour of thought-provoking, eye-opening fun and entertainment!

Rated High for Educational Content by the
University of Pennsylvania's Annenberg Public Policy Center.  

Where can you find Real Life 101?

Our show is syndicated, which means it may appear on many different TV stations on different days at different times. Check your local listings to find out exactly when and where Real Life 101 appears in your area; we recommend starting with our Station List to give your search a jump start!

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Coming Up on RL101

Episode Guide >

Week of January 22, 2018
Episode 271

We’ll start by revisiting Shawn’s interview with a sound designer. You’ll hear how he integrates music, sound and effects into films, TV and plays. It makes a world of difference in the finished production! Then, we’ll bring you an encore of Alecsa meeting up with a dental hygienist.  We’ll see how this is a job that works well for someone who wants a career in the dental field and needs a flexible schedule as well.   There are many mental and emotional factors that can interfere with a child’s happiness and well-being.  We’ll look back at Shawn’s interview with a child therapist and learn how she helps little ones dealing with troubling issues. (REPEAT)

Week of January 29, 2018
Episode 272

We’re going to start the show with our new host, Helena. She’ll meet an award winning pet groomer and learn how she transforms dirty dogs into beautifully groomed pooches.  Then we’re going to get to know Helena as she sits down to chat with Shawn for a few minutes.  I think you’ll love her as much as we do! Finally, Shawn will meet up with a neighborhood pharmacist and learn that her skills include a lot more than knowledge of the drugs she dispenses. (REPEAT)

Week of February 5, 2018
Episode 273

Shawn will visit a TV station where he meets with a meteorologist and learns how he predicts the weather so people can plan for the day and week ahead. Last week, Shawn got to chat with our new host, Helena. Today, we’ll turn the tables as Helena talks to Shawn and finds out what makes him tick!  Do you love cooking and making up your own recipes?  If so, stay tuned because Shawn is going to talk with a catering chef and learn how he keeps developing his yummy new creations! (REPEAT)







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