Reconnecting Roots

Episode 7: Education of a Nation (Promo)

August 19, 2019 - Posted in Reconnecting Roots
Gabriel McCauley in school hallway

(Episode 7 - August 22, 2019 on ETV) From one room school houses with pencil & paper to campuses with smart-boards & tablets, education in this country has experienced a massive overhaul. Putting the education system to the test, we visit homeschool coops, modern...

Episode 6: Chain of Events (Watch Online)

August 15, 2019 - Posted in Reconnecting Roots
Inside a bicycle shop

If there's a memory that most every American has in common, it's learning to ride a bike. In the last century, the bicycle has pedaled out of our memories and into the skies. See how the bicycle led to the automobile and to the airplane, while remaining a staple in the...

Episode 5: Horse Power (Watch Online)

August 9, 2019 - Posted in Reconnecting Roots
Horse peering into camera

This country was built on the shoulders of some of the hardest-working American immigrants--European bred draft horses. America’s working horses may have been out-paced by the greater horsepowers of today, but there are still a few careers with the job requirement of a...

Episode 4: National Parks: Progress & Preservation (Watch Online)

August 2, 2019 - Posted in Reconnecting Roots
Hiker in National Park

From purple mountain majesties to amber waves of grain, America has a wealth of natural treasures to behold. After a century of the National Park service, much of our lands have been preserved for countless generations to enjoy, but not without the mixed blessings of...

Episode 3: Dashes to Dot Coms (Watch Online)

July 26, 2019 - Posted in Reconnecting Roots
Host Gabriel McCauley wearing VR goggles

Thanks to your smart phone, mankind is more connected than ever before. However, we may be experiencing the beginning of a communication epidemic. We review our tech heritage from the first electronic dashes beyond the boom of the dot coms. Reconnecting Roots is a half-hour...

Episode 2: Seed to Supermarket (Watch Online)

July 19, 2019 - Posted in Reconnecting Roots
Grocery Shopping

Food in America is easy, you just put it in your shopping cart and pay. But it hasn’t always been this way. From sustenance farming to big business enterprises, we take a look at how farming has scaled to epic proportions while some have chosen to return to the land from...

Episode 1: A Work in Progress (Watch Online)

July 8, 2019 - Posted in Reconnecting Roots
Gabe

America today is experiencing unparalleled abundance. How have we managed to advance at such a significant rate? Have we lost anything to the tides of progress? Join host Gabe McCauley as he sets out on a journey to answer these questions and more. Reconnecting Roots is a...

Reconnecting Roots - Upcoming Episodes

July 1, 2019 - Posted in Reconnecting Roots by Ty Moody
Host Gabriel McCauley

Series Premieres July 11 at 8 pm on ETV Imagine if Prairie Home Companion showed up on the set of Austin City Limits with Ken Burns and Bill Nye. ..that’s a little bit like Reconnecting Roots . Reconnecting Roots , a half-hour series hosted by Gabriel McCauley, strives to...