Classrooms are invited to participate in a live streaming PBS Education event Nov. 8 featuring filmmaker Lynn Novick, co-director of the PBS documentary, “The Vietnam War.”
Students can create their own interactive stories and games featuring their favorite characters from Odd Squad and Wild Kratts, to WordGirl and Ready Jet Go! with PBS KIDS ScratchJr, a creative coding app. The storytelling possibilities are endless with this free app, which is designed for children ages 5-8. Click here for more information or to download the app from [...]
“PBS NewsHour” is seeking politically-minded students who love talking politics and will be eligible to vote in the 2016 presidential election, but are undecided about whom they would choose to be the next president. This is part of a collaboration between “PBS NewsHour” and Facebook to identify undecided voters in preparation for the “PBS NewsHour” Democratic Primary Debate on Feb. [...]
PBS is looking for 100 of America's most innovative educators. Selected educators will receive one year of professional development including virtual training, exclusive resources and an all-expense paid trip to Washington, D.C. Learn more and apply here by Feb. 14. For more information, contact Cynthia Warner, KET education consultant (859) 624-2789.