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Welcome to KERA’s new one-stop collection of teaching and learning resources for students, teachers and parents. KERA Learn! pulls together thousands of digital materials from trusted sources to enrich lessons at school and home and promote community engagement. Use the search sentence to find broad topics, filtered by age group, or use the open search box for specific terms like “fractions” or “lesson plan.”
For a quick guide sheet on how to use the Learn! website, CLICK HERE

Families

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Families

Here you will find learning activities, homework resources and other materials to engage parents and kids away from school.

Families

KERA COMMUNITY ENGAGEMENT Be My Neighbor Day

Join Daniel Tiger and friends for a day of community service and family fun. KERA’s Be My Neighbor Day is Saturday, October 13, at Dallas Heritage Village. Click for more details!

Families

Start Smart Texas: Early childhood literacy project for families

Start Smart is designed to help parents and caregivers find learning opportunities in everyday situations. Parents can have tips sent to their phones on topics ranging from building confidence to early learning skills. Click to learn more!

Families

KERA Kids website

Click to find KERA's daily schedules for children's TV shows. Plus, you can link to videos, games and other activities to extend the skills kids earn from their favorite programs.

Families

Full STEAM Ahead newsletter for parents & young kids

Click to see the latest issue of KERA’s e-newsletter for families of younger children. It features fun activities in science, technology, engineering, arts and math (STEAM). Subscribe to get your own weekly copy inside!

Community Life

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Community Life

Here you will find resources to foster community engagement, including local journalism from KERA, national broadcasts from NPR and PBS, and projects by KERA that explore the people, institutions, arts and natural resources of North Texas.

Community Life

The Great American Read: Calling all book-lovers!

The Great American Read is a PBS multi-media campaign to celebrate books and the power of reading. Click to find information on PBS television specials, events around North Texas, a quiz, resources to guide book discussions and much, much more!

Community Life

The Race to Save Failing Schools KERA journalism project

This series examines 5 area schools that have carried the lowest state ratings in several recent years. The stories explore the effort needed to bring a school up to standard and the consequences of not doing so.

Community Life

Mister Rogers’ Neighborhood 50th Anniversary website

When Fred Rogers changed from dress shoes and a jacket into sneakers and a sweater in February 1968 he changed children's television forever. Click to follow KERA’s activities, shows and events to commemorate 50 years of Mister Rogers’ Neighborhood through…

Community Life

KERA's Art&Seek website

Art&Seek is your source for arts news, stories and events in North Texas. Check out Artist Spotlight, a collection of profiles of North Texas artists, with media clips, Q&As and much more.

School

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School

Here you will find thousands of digital resources to enrich lessons and keep students engaged. The audio and video clips, print materials, lesson plans, activities and other content come from KERA, PBS, NPR and other trusted sources.

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PBS LearningMedia website: Free TEKS-aligned learning resources

This PBS-operated site has thousands of videos, activities, games, lesson plans, articles and other free teaching resources for all grade levels and subjects, along with tools for lesson prep. It also highlights KERA projects and events.

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KERA Educational Toolkits: Resources for home and school

These toolkits are designed to help teachers and parents discuss complex topics, such as race, financial issues and the arts. Many go with KERA events and reporting projects or PBS documentaries. Resources include videos, discussion tips, lesson plans and more.

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Math Can Take You Places lessons from KERA

Math Can Take You Places teaches key math concepts for grades 3 - 6. The package includes TEKS-aligned lesson plans, videos, games, activities, practice questions and teacher training materials. Most items are in Spanish and English.

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Education News & Happenings newsletter for teachers & librarians

Click to see the latest issue of KERA's e-newsletter for educators. It features enrichment materials, teaching tools, articles on timely topics and much more. Subscribe to get your own bi-weekly copy inside!