Anne Frank

The Diary of Anne Frank

People of all ages and from all parts of the world write about their thoughts and experiences every day in journals, diaries, and blogs.

Electric Company

Inspire Summer Reading with The Electric Company!

Just because school’s out doesn’t mean that it’s time to put the books down! We challenge you to give students a reason to read over the next few months and come back in the fall with enhanced...

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Art School

Ignite that spark of creativity in your students with “ Art School ,” an inspiring web video series. “Art School” introduces your class to contemporary artists who discuss their careers and...

Elements of Shape

Take Your Class to Art School!

From the youngest learners all the way to high school scholars, every student could use a little more exposure to great art in their lives. Empower students of all ages to engage in contemporary art...

PBS NewsHour


The PBS NewsHour continues to provide in-depth analysis of current events with a news summary, live interviews and discussions of domestic and international issues. The PBS NewsHour Extra website is...

Role of Government in Agriculture

What is the Government's Role in Agriculture?

From pork bellies to cow's milk, biofuels to king corn, billions of dollars move through the United States' agricultural marketplace each year. In each step from the farm to the market, there is a...

Iowa Public Television's Ready for School Learning Centers

You can turn anytime into learning time for a child, even those few minutes when you are on the go or waiting for an appointment.

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PBS LearningMedia: IPTV Collections

Iowa Public Television is contributing to PBS LearningMedia to bring you engaging, free resources. Check back to find the latest and greatest we have to offer. Grade Level Collection Description...

Cathi Miller - 2017 PBS Digital Innovator Teacher

IPTV Announces Des Moines Teacher Selected for 2017 PBS Digital Innovators Program

Des Moines' Cathi Miller recognized

Alexander Clark

PBS LearningMedia Collection: Alexander Clark: An Iowa Civil Rights Pioneer

In the 1860s, shortly after the Civil War, a teenager from Muscatine, Iowa, tried to enroll in the local high school. She was denied admission because she was black. Her father sued and won. When the...