WHUT Public Media’s Education and Outreach team builds on the PBS tradition of inspiring young people in new ways, offering lifelong learning for parents and educators, and setting the standard for helping kids become engaged in all forms of learning. Special projects from WHUT include in-school visits with students, weekend programs with families, professional development for parents and educators, and programs designed for life-long learning.
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READY TO LEARN
The Ready To Learn Initiative supports the development of innovative educational television and digital media targeted at preschool and early elementary school children and their families
Camp PBS Parents
Parents can also be inspired to make this a summer full of learning and fun. Every week, parent bloggers will provide educational activities, crafts, experiments and other resources for parents to explore with their children.
We invite you to explore PBS LearningMedia™! Inspire your students with thousands of free teaching resources including videos, lesson plans, and games aligned to state and national standards. Sign up for FREE or log in here. After 3 resource views, you will be prompted to create an account.
AT HOME LEARNING
At-Home Learning initiative launches in Maryland and DC-metro area offering special schedule of public TV programs and online resources. The Region’s three public television stations are partnering to support families and students during the COVID-19 emergency.
PBS TeacherLine offers courses that can inspire, educate, and reinvigorate your teaching strategies! PBS TeacherLine offers 15, 30, or 45 hour courses that are facilitated by content experts and master teachers that immerse you in a collaborative, online environment with your peers
WHUT thanks you for your interest in our education page. We provide direct links to free resources supported by our relationship with the Public Broadcast Service, Corporation for Public Broadcasting, United States Department of Education, District of Columbia Public Library, District of Columbia Public Schools, Prince George's County Public School, and others who are committed to providing young scholars with innovative and cutting edge resources. Click "read more" of any of the additional resources below that may interest you. Have a Happy Learning Experience with WHUT!
|Interactive Whiteboard Games|
Find free educational games designed for preschool through 3rd grade for use on any interactive whiteboard.
|PBS Kids Video|
Watch free educational videos online.
PBS Kids Games
|The Cat In The Hat Knows A Lot About That!|
The Cat In The Hat Knows A Lot About That! focuses on natural science for preschoolers.
|PBS Kids Augmented Reality App|
Hold up our printable to your webcam to hatch a virtual reality Dinosaur egg! Play with the baby Corynthosaurus, observe its characteristics, and feed it according to whether it’s an herbivore and carnivore. Click Here
PBS Kids Go!
|In-Video Gaming For The Classroom|
Panache Technology allows game overlays to be intergrated into kids; online video experience on PBS KIDS GO! Click Here
|Fizzy’s Lunch Lab|
A series of online video shorts and a companion website promoting nutrition and fitness for kids.
|Be a Scigirl|
Tween girls loof at science, technology, engineering and math (stem) through a unique online community and TV show. Click Here
|PBS FOR PARENTS!|
|PBS Parents Site |
PBS KIDS’ new weekday newsletter offers activities and tips you can use to help kids play and learn at home. Sign up here!. Click Here