PBS Digital Innovators

The Opportunities

What are the Opportunities Available to PBS Digital Innovators?


The opportunities associated with being a PBS Digital Innovator are extensive. Highlights include:

A free one-year school subscription to PBS LearningMedia Custom

The Custom service provides exclusive access to premium content and resources aligned to state standards as well as robust tools and analytics.

A free PBS TeacherLine online professional development course

PD courses offered through PBS TeacherLine cover topics ranging from science, reading, and math to instructional strategies and technology. 

The PBS Digital Innovators Summit

PBS Digital Innovators attend the PBS Digital Innovators Summit which includes a day pass to the ISTE Conference.  This three-day, all-expenses covered session allows attendees connect with fellow Innovators and learn from renowned education experts.  


More Opportunities

PBS Digital Innovators are also ambassadors who lead trainings, write blogs and serve as guides for their peers. They bring energy and new digital ideas into their schools and communities and work directly with PBS and PBS local member stations to share their insights on how to best integrate technology and digital media into their instruction using PBS LearningMedia and other tools. PBS Digital Innovators can also expect to:

PBS Education Kerstin Rao at the premiere of Hamilton's America

Get a first look at new PBS LearningMedia features and content through virtual trainings and “sneak peeks” of all the latest features, tools, and content on PBS LearningMedia.

Share their ideas with thousands of like-minded educators on national platforms, and receive national recognition in press and digital communications as educational leaders and ambassadors for PBS LearningMedia and PBS Education.

Partner with local stations and communities to enhance educational opportunities, through training and events.

Attend exclusive virtual and in-person events, webinars and master classes with thought leaders on trending topics in technology and 21st century learning, from digital literacy and project-based learning and technology to strategies to promote design thinking.

Choose a digital gift (from a predetermined list) for use in their classroom with their students.

In Puerto Rico, I was able to establish direct communication with the local PBS station and now I am part of the Advisory Board. It has been a year of great challenges and new experiences.

Glenda Lozada
PBS Digital Innovator 2016