PBS

PBS and Stations Launch 24/7 PBS KIDS Channel, Expanding Access to the #1 Children's Educational Media Brand on TV and Digital Platforms

Posted by PBS Publicity on

Tomorrow PBS, the nation’s most trusted provider of educational media for children, will launch the first-ever national 24/7 PBS KIDS channel, provided by member stations across the country on TV and via live streaming on digital platforms.

Read More

PBS KIDS Premieres SPLASH AND BUBBLES “One Big Ocean” Movie, January 16

Posted by Susan Timcheck on

PBS KIDS’ newest series invites children to “Dive in!” to the fascinating world of ocean science while building important social-emotional skills

Read More

Dive Into a Deep-Sea Adventure with a New WILD KRATTS Movie Premiering November 23 on PBS KIDS

Last Updated by Susan Timcheck on

This Thanksgiving week, PBS KIDS is diving into the deep sea with the premiere of a new movie from everyone’s favorite adventure-seeking brothers, the Wild Kratts. WILD KRATTS: CREATURES OF THE DEEP SEA will premiere on Wednesday, November 23, on PBS member stations (check local listings), followed by the world premiere of PBS KIDS’ newest series, SPLASH AND BUBBLES.

Read More

PBS KIDS and Whole Foods Market Unveil Exclusive Holiday Toy Line

Last Updated by PBS Publicity on

PBS KIDS and Whole Foods Market’s multi-year partnership continues this holiday season with a new exclusive toy line, including Aurora® plush animals and PlanToys® wooden toys.

Read More

PBS KIDS Launches First Tablet Featuring Educational Content and Parental Controls

Posted by PBS Publicity on

PBS KIDS, a leader in connected learning for children, today announced the launch of its first tablet: the Playtime Pad. Produced by Ematic, the 16 GB kids’ tablet provides a one-stop destination for PBS KIDS’ educational content, with more than 25 games and 120 video clips and music videos pre-loaded, along with 100+ hours of video on the PBS KIDS Video App.

Read More

PBS KIDS Announces New Halloween Programming, Multiplatform Content and Educator Resources

Last Updated by Susan Timcheck on

Themed programing will air and stream throughout the month, including the premiere of THE CAT IN THE HAT KNOWS A LOT ABOUT HALLOWEEN! on Friday, October 28.

Read More

PBS Names Dawn Ciccone Vice President of Brand Licensing

Posted by PBS Publicity on

PBS has promoted Dawn Ciccone to Vice President of Brand Licensing. Ciccone will continue to develop and manage multi-faceted brand licensing and e-commerce initiatives that support the mission of PBS and its nearly 350 member stations.

Read More

PBS KIDS Announces New Episodes of PEG + CAT, Guest Starring Misty Copeland and Sandra Oh

Posted by Susan Timcheck on

New One-Hour Special, “THE PEG + CAT MYSTERY HOUR,” and New Episodes with Special Guest Stars Begin Rolling out October 3 on PBS KIDS

Read More

PBS KIDS Kicks Off the School Year with New Episodes of DANIEL TIGER'S NEIGHBORHOOD and Resources for Parents and Teachers

Posted by Susan Timcheck on

As another school year quickly approaches, PBS KIDS’ popular series DANIEL TIGER’S NEIGHBORHOOD is premiering new episodes to help kids gear up for the fall. On September 5th, the Emmy Award-nominated preschool show from The Fred Rogers Company kicks off a week of new episodes that focus specifically on school-readiness strategies.

Read More

Amazon Prime Video Is now the Exclusive Premium Subscription Streaming Home for Family-Favorite PBS KIDS Series

Posted by PBS Publicity on

Amazon and PBS Distribution today announced that they have entered into a multi-year agreement that makes Amazon Prime Video the exclusive premium subscription streaming home for a broad collection of PBS KIDS series.

Read More

New PBS KIDS “Measure Up!” App Encourages Kids and Parents to Play and Learn Together

Last Updated by Susan Timcheck on

Today, 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’ measurement skills through a combination of games, videos and activities from popular PBS KIDS’ series.

Read More

Fan-Favorite Series ODD SQUAD Debuts First-Ever Movie This Summer on PBS KIDS

Posted by Susan Timcheck on

On Monday, June 20, PBS KIDS will premiere a new season of the hit series ODD SQUAD with a one-hour special, followed by additional episode debuts throughout the week. Following the ODD SQUAD premiere week in June, guest stars Jack McBrayer (30 Rock) and Hannah Simone (New Girl) bring their comedic talents to the PBS KIDS summer event of the season, ODD SQUAD: The Movie, which debuts August 1.

Read More

PBS KIDS Kicks Off Its Annual Summer Learning Initiative

Posted by Susan Timcheck on

Learning goes beyond the classroom this summer with all-new programming, digital resources, partnerships and community activities, available starting in June

Read More

PBS KIDS Announces Premiere Date for New Animated Series SPLASH AND BUBBLES

Posted by PBS Publicity on

PBS KIDS' newest show SPLASH AND BUBBLES, from The Jim Henson Company (DINOSAUR TRAIN, SID THE SCIENCE KID) and Herschend Enterprises (Dollywood, Harlem Globetrotters), will premiere Wednesday, November 23, 2016, on PBS stations nationwide.

Read More

PBS Programs Win 15 Daytime Emmy® Awards

Last Updated by PBS Publicity on

PBS programs won 15 Daytime Creative Arts Emmy® Awards, more than any other network, including five for THE MIND OF A CHEF, four for ODD SQUAD, three for SESAME STREET, two for PEG + CAT and one for THIS OLD HOUSE.

Read More