Resources for Parents, Families
We are pleased to provide 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
We bring the best resources from PBS KIDS to the region through workshops, school visits, library activities, special initiatives and events. These resources provide support for parents, teachers and caregivers who touch the lives of our children and strengthen our community's future. WQPT helps engage children on a variety of levels including STEM skills. Read more
Ready to Learn means preparing children for success. Parents, providers and educators can use this simple process to incorporate a variety of learning styles—the visual (learning by seeing and writing); the auditory (learning by hearing) and the tactile (learn by doing).
WQPT Kids Club
The WQPT KIDS Club reinforces the fun, yet outstanding educational programming we air and the services we provide. You trust WQPT and PBS—the WQPT KIDS Club provides children with that added boost that encourages them to learn, while having lots of fun. Learn more
Children will find lots of fun on the PBS KIDS game page, featuring a variety of engaging, yet educational games.
PBS KIDS Writers Contest
The PBS KIDS Writers Contest is a fun, hands-on learning that's become a tradition in families and classrooms across the region and through out the country. WQPT receives stories from regional students in kindergarten through third grade for the annual PBS KIDS Writers Contest. Educators and contest sponsors selected 16 winners (four from each grade). "We are excited that so many teachers and parents encourage their young authors and illustrators to participate," said Michael Carton, WQPT Director of Education and Outreach. Entries are returned to participants, along with a certificate from PBS. Read more
PBS Parents offers parenting resources and tips on raising children, planning birthday parties & kids activities. Explore our parenting advice and valuable information on child development, education, games, activities and much more. Explore PBS Parents
PBS LearningMedia is the go-to destination for instant access to more than 130,000 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. Learn more