“Everyone should introduce their children to the game of chess,” Maurice Ashley says. “It’s an inexpensive way of teaching your children lifelong skills that they will use for the rest of their lives.”
Dive into drama tonight (5/1) on PBS! First catch CALL THE MIDWIFE at 8/7c, followed by the season finale of "Grantchester" on MASTERPIECE | PBS at 9/8c and a new episode of "Mr. Selfridge" at 10/9c. #MidwifePBS #GrantchesterPBS #SelfridgePBS
When kids care for living things – from babies to animals to plants – they exercise their empathy muscles. They learn through experience that everything has needs, that these needs are not always identical, and that they can help meet those needs. (From PBS Parents)
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1. Before she became famous, Janis once walked up to Bob Dylan and told him she was going to be famous one day. He responded, “Yeah, we all gonna be famous.” 2. She wasn’t afraid to admit that she liked to be around men. During an interview, Howard Smith (The Smith Tapes) asked her why …
On the season finale of “Grantchester,” Sidney seeks oblivion while Amanda seeks Sidney. Meanwhile, how will a dead girl’s parents seek revenge? Find out on MASTERPIECE | PBS at 9/8c on PBS. #GrantchesterPBS
"The more young girls are exposed to strong, confident women, the more they’re going to believe in themselves and be able to pursue something they maybe wouldn’t have thought was possible.”
-Kate Heckaman, Firefighter, Saint Paul Fire Department. Paramedic. SciGirl. Role Model. Life Saver.
Frogs and other amphibians are under pressure. Nearly one-third of the world’s amphibians are threatened or extinct, according to a report from the International Union for the Conservation of Nature (IUCN). Habitat loss is perhaps the biggest contributor to these declines. The spread of a fungus cal…
Kids can understand much more at much earlier ages than we often give them credit for -- including complex concepts like climate change, endangered species and overflowing landfills. (From PBS Parents)
With Martha Bakes, discover Martha Stewart’s tips and techniques to create delectable baked goods. Be sure to check your local listings to see when the program will be airing in your area. Watch a Preview In this lesson, Martha demonstrates … Continue
By now, countless think pieces and listicles have broken down Beyoncé’s ode to black womanhood in her latest visual album “Lemonade.” But the acclaimed offering by the R&B diva does more than just pay homage to African-American women or southern culture, it offers fans a musical and visual journey t…