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In order to use PBS TeacherLine courses, you must first enable cookies on your computer. A cookie is small bit of data that helps keep track of your preferences and maintain your user session. Follow these steps to enable cookies:

Internet Explorer

  • Open a new window in Internet Explorer and go to the "Tools" menu.
  • Select "Internet Options."
  • Click the "Privacy" tab and then click the "Advanced" button.
  • Check the "Override automatic cookies " option.
  • "Accept" both first-party cookies and third-party cookies.
  • Check the box reading "Always allow session cookies"
  • Click "OK" to close the "Privacy" window.
  • Click "OK" again to close the "Internet Options" window.
  • Close all Internet Explorer windows on your computer.
  • Open a new Internet Explorer window.
  • Go to the PBS TeacherLine "My Courses" page and try to log in.


  • Choose "Tools" then "Options" (Windows) or "Firefox" then "Preferences" (Macintosh).
  • Click on the "Privacy" tab.
  • Check the "Accept cookies from sites" checkbox.


  • Under the "Safari" menu, choose "Preferences".
  • Click on the "Security" tab.
  • Beside "Accept Cookies" select "Always" or "Only from sites you navigate".

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