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Educational Resources

Detroit Public TV builds on the PBS tradition to reach young people in new ways, extend lifelong learning for adults and setting the standard for helping kids become ready to learn. From new parent support through graduation and beyond, DPTV is a trusted partner and valuable resource for educators, parents and children.

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DPTV Education News

Cora McNair honored as "Early Learning Champion"

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Detroit PBS KIDS announces Brightmoor teacher, Cora McNair, as its “Early Learning Champion,” a new PBS program recognizing passionate educators of young children.

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Using Technology Tools

Posted by Danielle Melching on

Screen time is the amount of time spent on any device or a screen, including cell phones, tablets, computers or televisions. How much screen time is appropriate for young children?

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Thankfulness is more than just saying “thank you.” Being thankful is about appreciating or being grateful for not only- what you have, but for what surrounds you; no matter how big or small.

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