PBS LearningMedia News
2017 KET Young Writers Contest winners
May 25, 2017 - KET is pleased to announce the winners of its 2017 Young Writers Contest. The annual contest encourages creative expression and literacy development, by inviting students in kindergarten through eighth grade to submit original illustrated stories, short stories and poetry.
Access to Discovery Education ends June 30
May 24, 2017 - After June 30, 2017, schools using Discovery content under the KDE/KET contract will no longer have rights to continue using these assets.
5 Kentucky students selected as PBS Emperor Science Award winners
May 17, 2017 - Five high school students from Kentucky have been named 2017 winners in the Emperor Science Award Program, sponsored by PBS LearningMedia and Stand Up To Cancer. As Emperor Science Award recipients, they will be provided an opportunity to conduct cancer research in partnership with esteemed scientists, who will work as their mentors.
Take the News Quiz Survey and win an iPad
May 8, 2017 - To be sure News Quiz meets your needs and to improve its effectiveness, we need your feedback. Take our brief survey between now and June 15 to be entered to win an iPad for your classroom or one of several other fun prizes.
Videos and interactives in the Everyday Learning collection on PBS LearningMedia use original animation and images to introduce basic concepts of math, science, health, social studies, and art to students in preschool through first grade.
Dance Arts Toolkit on PBS LearningMedia
Videos in the Visual Arts Toolkit collection explore the elements of art and the principles of design as well as the design process from the planning stages to final creation.
This engaging KET-produced video collection helps teach elementary students about the art and science of growing food, with an emphasis on biological and environmental concepts.
Designed to appeal to diverse learners, these KET resources provide real-world connections, opportunities to think more deeply about mathematics, and ways to use both logic and computation to solve problems.
Lincoln: “I, too, am a Kentuckian.” on PBS LearningMedia
The Lincoln: "I, Too, Am a Kentuckian." on PBS LearningMedia follows the trail that took Lincoln from his birth in a log cabin on the Kentucky frontier to the White House—and into history.
Adult Education professional development
Resources in this collection include videos, printable handouts, and self-paced lessons. And, teachers will find best practices, materials about students with learning challenges, extensive information about the GED® test, and more.