Resources

Resources for Parents, Families
and Educators

Image of StudentsWe've done the research and we're pleased to provide you with the following resources that you can trust and rely on. There's a wealth of valuable information for everyone. From childcare providers and educators to parents, grandparents and other members of your family you're sure to find important, valuable and trustworthy information.

 

WQPT In The Community
WQPT provides a variety of Educational Outreach events, services and initiatives for the region we serve.

 

WQPT Kids Club
Join the WQPT family and receive member invitations and opportunities.

 

WQPT On-Demand Kids Videos
Children can watch our quality programs, online—anytime. Whether on an iPhone, iPad or your computer, WQPT is available where ever you are.

 

Ready To Learn
Ready to Learn means preparing children for success! Parents, providers and teachers can use this simple process to incorporate a variety of learning styles—the visual (learn by seeing or writing); the auditory (learn by hearing) and the tactile (learn by doing).

 

Parenting Counts
This website offers best parenting practices with research-based information about how children think, feel and learn.

 

PBS KIDS
PBS children's programming, both on-air and on the web, for kids ages 2–6.

 

PBS LearningMedia
PBS LearningMedia is the go-to destination for instant access to tens of thousands of classroom-ready, digital resources including videos, games, audio clips, photos, lesson plans, and more! You can search, save, and share with ease. PBS LearningMedia is free for educators.

 

PBS Parents
Information and advice on child development issues as well as educational activities. PBS Teacherline Website for professional development resources and online courses for teachers PreK–12.

 

Raising Readers
A research-based literacy initiative that uses PBS Kids programs and multimedia content to help improve the literacy skills of children ages 2 through 8.

 

PBS KIDS Writers Contest
PBS program website with guidelines, entry forms and information on our regional story contest for Young Writers and Illustrators Contest.

 

Stay Safe/Play Safe
Borrow a learning box of resources on fire, wheel and poison safety to use in the preschool and early elementary classroom or print out activity sheets for ideas.