2016-2017 Ready for School Communities

2016-2017 Ready for School Communities

Iowa Public Television’s (IPTV) commitment to early childhood education continues with the expansion of its Ready for School initiative.

peg and cat


PEG + CAT is a preschool series that follows the adorable, spirited Peg and her sidekick Cat as they embark on adventures, solve problems and learn foundational math concepts and skills

Boy Looking at Coins in Jars

Budget Planning for the Unexpected

Have you ever found yourself short on cash at the wrong moment? PBS LearningMedia can help you get serious about planning a budget with this featured resource from Cyberchase . Help Harry figure out...

Freedom Summer volunteer in 1964

Iowans’ Experiences in Freedom Summer of 1964

In the summer of 1964, hundreds of predominantly white college students answered the call from civil rights leaders to volunteer for the Freedom Summer Project. They participated in voter...

Market to Market Classroom

Science & Technology In Agriculture

Agriculture has a rich tradition of embracing technology to improve crop production, revolutionize how farmers run their business, and change the face of rural communities.

Measure Up App

Measure Up! Inspires Kids And Parents To Play And Learn

PBS KIDS debuted a new, free app designed to help kids build math skills and empower parents to support their learning. Designed for 3- to 5-year-olds, PBS KIDS Measure Up! focuses on building kids’...

Daniel Tiger

Daniel Tiger Teaches Social Emotional Lessons

This animated program for preschoolers ages 2 to 4 builds on the pioneering PBS series, Mister Rogers’ Neighborhood and uses Rogers’ landmark social-emotional curriculum. Through imagination,...

Two students working on a Mac computer.

Ready to Learn Funding Comes to Iowa

The Corporation for Public Broadcasting (CPB) and Public Broadcasting Service (PBS) today announced partnerships with Iowa Public Television (IPTV) and four other public media stations in Indiana,...

IPTV Education Handouts

Handouts for Early Care & Education Professionals

The following printable resources provide parents, child care providers and educators with information about how they can use PBS KIDS programming and resources to help children learn. There are also...

Students in in science lab.

Top Resources for Science & Technology

Resource list for Science and Technology