45th Season of Sesame Street
All-new episodes of Sesame Street, both mornings and afternoons, begin Monday, Sept. 15 on KET. This season Hollywood’s biggest stars visit the Street, including One Direction, Jonah Hill, Emily Blunt, Pau Gasol, Sir Ian McKellen, Janelle Monae, Macklemore, Ed Sheeran, Lupita Nyong’O, Zach Galifianakis, and first lady Michelle Obama. • Monday through Friday, 10/9 am and 2/1 pm, on KET; Saturday and Sunday at 9/8 am on KET
Family Friendly Videos on PBS YouTube Channel
PBS dug deep into YouTube and discovered the most awesome videos to share with you and your family Each playlist focuses on a fun theme such as construction, ABC songs, airplanes, and baby animals. New playlists are added every week. If you like what you see, please subscribe to PBS Parents Picks on YouTube!
Winning Stories From KET's Young Writers Contest
Wow! It was tough to choose from among so many wonderful stories sent to us for the KET 2014 Young Writers Contest. Thanks to everyone who submitted a story. KET is proud to present the first, second, and third-place stories on our website. Read the winning stories »
Explore Your World Online with Plum Landing
Plum, a video game designer from the desolate Planet Blorb, longs to experience nature. She commandeers a space ship and zooms to Planet Earth, where she meets five kids ready to explore ecosystems! It's all part of Plum Landing, an online science adventure for ages 6-9 from PBS Kids. Check out the Plum Landing website. Everything—including projects for families and standards-based tools for educators—is free.
Free Math Games from PBS
The PBS Kids Lab offers 40 new cross-platform games that help children ages 2-8 build math skills. The games—all of which have been tested in classrooms—engage children with new technology like webcams and microphones, making use of body movement and sound.
Tools for Parents from PBS
Parents are their child's first and best teacher. PBSParents.org offers these early learning resources: