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Sep 07, 2017
American Graduate Day 2017 Highlights Student Pathways to Career Success and Workforce Development Opportunities on PBS Stations October 14, 2017
September 8, 2017, New York, NY – Broadcast live from Tisch WNET Studios in NYC on public television stations across the country, and streaming on americangraduate.org, the 6th annual American Graduate Day on October 14, 2017 2-6PM ET (check local listings) will examine the vital role mentorship...
Jul 28, 2017
PBS KIDS Announces the Return of Fan Favorite with New Digital Series THE RUFF RUFFMAN SHOW
Beverly Hills, CA, July 30, 2017 – Today at the Television Critics Association Press Tour, PBS KIDS announced that this fall, the star of the classic series FETCH! WITH RUFF RUFFMAN returns in THE RUFF RUFFMAN SHOW, an all-new short-form animated digital series designed to help kids ages 4-8 learn...
Dec 14, 2016
PBS KIDS Premieres Splash and Bubbles 'One Big Ocean' Movie January 16
PBS KIDS’ newest series invites children to “Dive in!” to the fascinating world of ocean science while building important social-emotional skills
Dec 01, 2016
CPB and PBS Partner With Five Stations to Support Early Learning in Low-Income Communities
Washington, D.C. (December 1, 2016) -- The Corporation for Public Broadcasting (CPB) and PBS today announced partnerships with public media stations in Indiana, Iowa, Missouri, Nevada and Oklahoma to provide early learning resources to underserved communities through an innovative community...
Jul 28, 2016
PBS to Present “Spotlight Education,” A Special Week of Programming Featuring Reports About America’s Students and New Models of Learning, September 12-17
BEVERLY HILLS, CA; July 28, 2016 – As a leader in educational media for children and students and a key partner with parents and educators across America, PBS today announced SPOTLIGHT EDUCATION, a special week of primetime programming examining the challenges facing today’s students and America’s...
Jun 15, 2016
New PBS KIDS 'Measure Up!' App Encourages Kids and Parents to Play and Learn Together
Free app builds measurement skills and includes a companion app for parents and caregivers to support learning
May 17, 2016
PBS KIDS Announces Premiere Date for New Animated Series 'Splash and Bubbles'
Series uses digital puppetry to help children learn marine biology and ocean science concepts while building social-emotional skills.
Apr 11, 2016
TED Talks: Science and Wonder Premieres Wednesday, March 30 on PBS
TED Talks: Science and Wonder, the first of three new TED Talks specials planned for 2016, premieres Wednesday, March 30, 2016, on PBS.
Feb 22, 2016
CPB to Present Thought Leader Award to Congresswoman Lucille Roybal-Allard
CPB will present U.S. Representative Lucille Roybal-Allard of California with its distinguished “Strengthening Civil Society” Thought Leader Award at today’s Association of Public Television Stations (APTS) Public Media Summit in Washington, D.C.
Feb 22, 2016
YMCA’s Stan Law Receives Public Media American Graduate Champion Award
Today, CPB will honor YMCA of Greater Birmingham’s Stan Law as an American Graduate Champion for his lifelong commitment to ensuring all children have access to a quality education and for his partnership with Alabama Public Television.
Jan 15, 2016
PBS KIDS Unveils Sneak Peek of New Series Ready Jet Go! on Digital Platforms Ahead of February Broadcast Premiere
Today, PBS KIDS debuted full-length streaming video content and digital games from its newest multiplatform media property READY JET GO!.
Dec 11, 2015
Statement by Patricia Harrison, President and CEO of the Corporation for Public Broadcasting, on Inclusion of Ready To Learn in the Every Student Succeeds Act
Patricia Harrison issues statement regarding the inclusion of Ready To Learn in the Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA), which reauthorizes the Elementary and Secondary Education Act.