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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.”
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Families

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Families

Here you will find learning activities, homework resources, and other materials to engage parents and kids at home.

Families

KERA Community Engagement: 2017 Summer Learning Challenge

Click to start a summer of adventure in KERA’s Summer Learning Challenge. This year’s Challenge includes a STEAM packet (Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts and Math) with activities, games and parent resources to keep your child engaged and eligible for prizes.

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

PBS Kids Lab website

PBS Kids is always working on something new—and usually several "somethings" at once! Whether it is new apps using math or an augmented reality game using camera phones, click here to find the latest and most innovative from PBS Kids.

Families

Full STEAM Ahead E-newsletter from KERA

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

One Crisis Away KERA news series

One Crisis Away focuses on North Texans living on the financial edge. The most recent installment, No Place To Go, explores how rapid gentrification in West Dallas is uprooting long-time residents. Follow the series as KERA adds new chapters.

Community Life

LISTENWISE resources for teaching NPR and KERA news

Click to find stories from NPR, KERA and other stations, with discussion questions and other resources. Help build listening skills and teach about English language arts, science, social studies and current events. Search for “KERA” to find local stories.

Community Life

American Graduate broadcast project

Five years ago, KERA reporters met a group of eighth-graders from different schools with different lives. Now you can read their current stories in “What’s Next for the Class of ’17,” a new series in the ongoing American Graduate national broadcast project.

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 instructional resources website

LearningMedia is independently operated by PBS. This searchable site has more than 100,000 videos, activities, games, lesson plans, articles and other resources. It has something for all grade levels and most subjects, along with tools for lesson prep.

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KERA's Maya Angelou Essay Contest

Click to see the winners in the Maya Angelou Essay Contest. High school students were challenged to interpret a poem by Angelou and describe how it contributes to understanding of race relations in the U.S. Learn more and read the winning essays inside.

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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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KERA Education News & Happenings E-newsletter

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!