PBS NewsHour

PBS NewsHour Student Reporting Labs

Journalism and storytelling use the best practices of project-based learning to build engaged and digitally-literate citizens.

You’re Never Too Young (or Old) to Learn Code

You’re Never Too Young (or Old) to Learn Code

When Iowa PBS came knocking at the Storm Lake Public Library door in 2008, local librarian Elizabeth Huff was there to greet them. “They asked me if I would like to help ‘Raise a Reader,’ and I...

Students in classroom using technology

Learning Upgrade: Technology in Iowa Schools

This informational video features stories from four Iowa school districts about how they have used technology to transform their classrooms.

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STEM Resources for Physical Science

Contact us at Iowa PBS Education about bringing the Ramps and Pathways education kit to your school or event. Ramps and Pathways is STEM curriculum that involves inclined planes and movement of...

Mission US

Immerse Your Students in U.S. History with Mission US

Mission US is a multimedia project that immerses players in U.S. history content through free interactive games.

Building the Dome of the Iowa Capitol, 1880

Iowa History in Your Classroom

Discover hundreds of articles, photos, and videos of Iowa's past and present with Iowa PBS's Iowa Pathways website. Iowa Pathways is an online learning environment that challenges students to create...

IPTV Virtual PreK Manipulatives

Virtual Pre-K! Ready for Math

Virtual Pre-K is a hands-on learning resource developed for preschool teachers, parents and children. Virtual Pre-K demonstrates concepts and skills taught in a preschool classroom and offers ways...

Ken Burns The Vietnam War

Stories of the Vietnam War

Find several collections of classroom resources provided by PBS and Iowa PBS that tell the story of the Vietnam war experience.


PBS Out-of-School Adventures

Multimedia Afterschool and Summer Activity Plans Both PBS KIDS Afterschool Adventures and PBS KIDS Summer Adventures are on PBS LearningMedia and include all of the resources you need to get started...

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Teaching Tips Now Available

Integrate PBS KIDS online games into classroom curricula.