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PBS Parents Learn and Play App

There’s a new app out and it’s available for free on Apple and Android devices! Also, the app is bilingual for English/ Spanish. PBS Parents released their app Play and Learn. I thought it was...

May 2, 2013

Tech Thursday: Balloon Jousting

PBS KIDS’ Design Squad Nation has tons of fun activities for kids to interact with science and discover how math and creative technologies interact for fun learning experiences. Their latest...

April 11, 2013

What You May Not Know About Mr. Rogers

Have you heard the one about how Mr. Rogers wore those sweaters all the time to cover up his tattoos? You know, the tattoos he got while sharp-shooting in the Army. Turns out both of those are...

March 25, 2013

First Lady and Big Bird for Healthy Kids

First Lady Michelle Obama and Sesame Street's Big Bird teamed up to film two public service announcements encouraging kids to eat healthy and get active. The new PSAs are launched as part of the...

February 21, 2013

PBS Kids Wins Big at KidScreen Awards

At last week’s Kidscreen Summit in New York, PBS’s kids programming came away with a lot of big wins! Best Animated Series 2013 Daniel Tiger’s Neighborhood Best Companion Website 2013 Dinosaur Train...

February 12, 2013

Wild Kratts DIY Halloween Costume

I told you before that I really enjoy crafting my kid's Halloween costume. This year, we're going with the hand-me-down costume that's been in the closet for at least 2 years now (it's taken a while...

October 25, 2012

DIY Halloween Costumes

While you can find just about any PBS Kids costume out there for purchase, those can get pricey and now it may be too late to order them to arrive in time for your Fall Festivities. The alternative...

October 15, 2012

PBS KIDS Democracy: Teaching Children About Elections

Introducing even more election content for your classroom! PBS Kids has developed an interactive website for young children to make politics relatable and more easily understood to students, PBS...

October 9, 2012

Bookfinder for Kids Books

Where do you go for a trusted source on recommending books for your children? I rely heavily on the advice of my friends. If Kati or Jen tell me about a book, there is a strong-to-definite...

September 21, 2012

Soar With Reading

Soar with Reading, a joint project of PBS KIDS and JetBlue Airways, will once again kick off in late June and will encourage kids’ imaginations to take flight through reading. The program features...

June 18, 2012

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