PBS LearningMedia News
Remind Partners with PBS and Quizlet to Expand Learning Beyond the Classroom
November 29, 2017 - Remind, a K-12 communication platform that allows teachers, parents, and students to connect via their mobile devices, today announced a partnership with PBS, Quizlet and other leading education companies.
Kids and Screens…the Debate Continues
November 27, 2017 - Common Sense Media has released a new report on children’s media use, The Common Sense Census: Media Use by Kids Age Zero to Eight 2017, which sheds light on the amount of time children spend with media and the types of screens and content they are using.
Three fears about screen time for kids – and why they’re not true
October 17, 2017 - We check our phones upwards of 50 times per day -- but when our kids play around with them, we get nervous. Are screens ruining childhood? Not according to children's media expert Sara DeWitt, VP of PBS KIDS Digital.
Ruff Ruffman returns with resources for kids and teachers
October 4, 2017 - The star of the classic series Fetch! with Ruff Ruffman is back in The Ruff Ruffman Show, an all-new animated series designed to help kids ages 4-8 learn core science concepts through videos, game-play, and hands-on activities.
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.