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,...

Thomas & Friends

Thomas & Friends Provides Resources for Autistic Children

Thomas & Friends has sparked the imagination of young children for generations. The enduring and classic animated series is based on the much-loved books by Reverend W. Awdry, who created Thomas...

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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...

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Peg + Cat Teacher & Family Resources

Peg + Cat premiered in October of 2013. Since then, Peg and her good friend, Cat, have been solving math problems in every place imaginable. This math-based adventures series and its website...

Caucus Iowa: Journey to the Presidency

Explore the History of the Iowa Caucuses with IPTV and PBS LearningMedia

A new PBS LearningMedia collection from Iowa Public Television’s recent Caucus Iowa: Journey to the Presidency documentary explores how Iowa became the political epicenter and first major electoral...

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PBS TeacherLine

Iowa Public Television is a PBS TeacherLine station, and is pleased to offer educators throughout the state a professional development program that helps teachers acquire the skills they need to...

Orphan Train Riders

PBS LearningMedia Collection: Explore the History of the Orphan Train Movement

Between 1854 and 1929, nearly a quarter of a million children from the East Coast of the United States were resettled under what came to be known as the Orphan Train Movement. The goal of the...

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...

Ready for School

Iowa Public Television's Ready for School

The goal of Iowa Public Television's Ready for School initiative is to work with Iowa communities efforts to strengthen the math and literacy skills of children ages 2-8. This work is focused on...