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Just in time for the new school year, PBS LearningMedia has launched a newly redesigned website, still providing free access to thousands of media resources, but with improved browsing and search functionality, a refreshed look, and easier access to local PBS station resources. Visit our local site at, and email us at to set up a professional development session at your school.

Last Chance to Get in the Game!

Make sure your high school fields a team for Season 2 of High School Quiz Show: Rhode Island - the new academic competition from Rhode Island PBS! But act quickly - team registration begins on Monday, September 10, and space is limited. For full participation and registration details, please go to the program website.

Join us!

Rhode Island PBS and the Tomaquag Museum are pleased to present a special preview screening of the new PBS series NATIVE AMERICA, premiering in fall 2018 and profiling the history of indigenous peoples in the Americas. The October 2 screening at URI includes a panel discussion and Q&A with series executive producer.
The event is free, but registration is required - details and information here.

       Back to School with PBS
collection of back-to-school videos that you can use to help familiarize elementary students with classroom routines.
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Summer Learning Isn't Over Yet!

Science can take you on a wild ride! Do you know the science behind some of your favorite summer activities?

What happens when wood burns? What gets a sailboat moving in the water? What keeps people pinned to their seats as a rollercoaster hurtles through a loop? Explore all this and more in "The Science of Summer" collection. Explore Collection

Rhode Island PBS GED Connection

Rhode Island PBS GED Connection

Get information on the GED exam, broadcast schedule and testing and training centers.

PBS TeacherLine

PBS TeacherLine

Flexible, online professional development for PreK-12 educators.

PBS Parents

PBS Parents

A trusted resource that’s filled with information on child development and early learning.

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Recommended Resources

Summer Learning Collection
Grades: 6-12

Avoid the "summer slide" and keep the spirit of curiosity alive with these informal, anytime-learning resources. Great to share with parents looking for extra resources this summer! Discover More

Bringing the Universe to America's Classroom
Grades: K-12

Exploring the great outdoors this summer? Use resources from this collection to learn more about the weather, climate, and land formations that shape our planet. Discover More

Digital Adventures: Tech Fun for Summer
Grades: 13+

Teachers, how do you encourage students to continue learning over the summer? This webinar from PBS Digital Innovator Shana White will help you shake up summer learning for your students! Discover More