Whether it's technology, literacy, or assisting childcare providers, we're on-air, online and in the community with education resources for teachers and parents to help children reach their full potential.
Look for your favorite PreK-12 resources on Thinkport!
Thinkport.org, MPT's comprehensive website developed for Maryland's PreK-12 education community and families, provides a rich collection of multimedia resources for the classroom, including interactive online field trips, downloadable video clips and a searchable database of standards-based lesson plans.
A wealth of online professional development offerings and an innovative suite of technology tools aid teachers in their profession, and an area for families builds connections and communication between schools and homes.
Lillian M. Lowery, Ed.D.
Lillian M. Lowery, Ed.D., State Superintendent of Schools and Maryland Public Broadcasting Commission member, discusses topics in education and public broadcasting.
Additional MPT education initiatives
Ready to Learn - Expanded Learning Through Transmedia Content
Enhance early math and literacy skills for children ages 2-8 through the power of media and curriculum-based content. Explore PBS KIDS Lab and find a dynamic collection of lessons, games, activities, mobile apps and whiteboard resources for home and classroom use.
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Raising Readers offers engaging PBS KIDS television programs and interactive learning games, resources and activities for children ages 2-8, parents, teachers and caregivers.
More fun ways to engage your kids!
Wondering what to do with your child today? Whether you're at home, at school, or out running errands, use the Reading Activity Calendar to find fun, simple ways to make reading a part of your every day life. Flip through the calendar below for ideas, activities, and silly holidays to celebrate together. Find more free reading games and activities for kids at PBS KIDS Island!