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PBS Airs New Programs About America’s Military Men and Women

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This fall, PBS will highlight the history of our nation’s military men and women with programs that showcase personal stories and impactful events.

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PBS KIDS Celebrates Halloween with CURIOUS GEORGE: A Halloween Boo Fest and New Episodes

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On Monday, October 27, CURIOUS GEORGE: A Halloween Boo Fest returns to PBS KIDS, kicking off season 9 with a week of new episodes from the popular series (check local listings).

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PBS Wins 11 News & Documentary Emmy® Awards

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PBS programs were honored with 11 News & Documentary Emmy® Awards, more than any other organization, at the 35th Annual News & Documentary Emmy Awards presentation at the Frederick P. Rose Hall, Home of Jazz at the Lincoln Center, in the Time Warner Center in New York City on September 30.

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PBS LearningMedia Expands Classroom Offerings with New Teacher Tools and Student Portal

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Today, PBS LearningMedia unveiled a new suite of teacher tools, a student website and Spanish-language content designed to support an expanded audience of teachers and students as they settle into the new school year.

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New Arthur App from PBS KIDS Encourages Positive Social Skills

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PBS KIDS today announced the launch of Arthur’s Big App for iPhone, iPad and iPod touch, a new app inspired by the hit series ARTHUR.

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AMERICA AFTER FERGUSON on PBS to Examine the Issues Surrounding the Events in Ferguson, Missouri

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PBS today announced additional details relevant to its special broadcast of AMERICA AFTER FERGUSON, a one-hour town hall meeting exploring the many issues brought into public discourse in the wake of Michael Brown’s death in Ferguson, Missouri.

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PBS to Present AMERICA AFTER FERGUSON

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PBS today announced that Gwen Ifill, PBS NEWSHOUR co-anchor and managing editor, and moderator and managing editor of WASHINGTON WEEK, will moderate AMERICA AFTER FERGUSON, a town hall meeting that will explore the many issues that have been brought into public discourse in the wake of Michael Brown’s death in Ferguson, Missouri.

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THE ROOSEVELTS: AN INTIMATE HISTORY Premiere Ratings

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The premiere night of Ken Burns's critically acclaimed THE ROOSEVELTS: AN INTIMATE HISTORY earned a 5.8 rating on Sunday, September 14.

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New Episodes of ARTHUR Premiere on PBS KIDS, Starting September 29

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Families can join everyone’s favorite aardvark for the premiere of season 18 of ARTHUR, beginning September 29 on PBS KIDS (check local listings). Produced by WGBH, this Emmy Award-winning PBS KIDS series explores childhood challenges with heart and humor, while teaching problem-solving and pro-social skills.

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PBS LearningMedia, WGVU Public Media and Grand Valley State University College of Education Launch Innovative Education Partnership

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To meet the growing demand for customizable, digital resources in the classroom, PBS LearningMedia and WGVU Public Mediayesterday announced an innovative partnership with Grand Valley State University.

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Steve McGowan Appointed Vice President, PBS Research

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PBS announced today that Steve McGowan has been appointed Vice President, Research.

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PBS and PBS KIDS Launch on Amazon Fire TV

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PBS announced today that full-length episodes and clips from PBS and PBS KIDS programs, as well as favorite programs from local PBS stations, are now available to users in the United States directly on Amazon Fire TV, offering viewers another way to access PBS’ high-quality content on demand.

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Hispanic Heritage Foundation Announces 2014 Hispanic Heritage Awards Honorees. PBS to Broadcast the Awards as a One-Hour Special Nationally on September 29.

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The Hispanic Heritage Foundation (HHF) today announced the 2014 Hispanic Heritage Awards Honorees, who will receive their prestigious recognition on September 18 at the Warner Theatre in Washington, DC.

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PBS LearningMedia Helps Teachers Across the U.S. Better Integrate Digital Media and Technology in their Classrooms

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As teachers and students head back to school, PBS LearningMedia is welcoming them back with a new look, new resources, and the return of its “Get Your Tech On” initiative.

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Robin Williams Remembered - A PIONEERS OF TELEVISION Special Premieres September 9 on PBS

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In celebration of award-winning comedian, TV star, and film and stage actor Robin Williams, who lives on in fond memories of audiences worldwide, PBS will premiere ROBIN WILLIAMS REMEMBERED – A PIONEERS OF TELEVISION SPECIAL on September 9, 2014, at 9:00 p.m. ET (check local listings).

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