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With thousands of students learning at home again this year – and thousands more attending school – KERA has curated educational resources and other content to help teachers and parents keep children engaged and moving forward wherever they are being schooled.

Families

Families

KERA Community Engagement: Be My Neighbor Day

KERA’s beloved Be My Neighbor Day is back – in a VIRTUAL format and with a Daniel Tigerrrrific challenge for kids to submit artwork and/or videos showing good neighborliness. Click for details and deadlines!

Families

Parenting Minutes: Videos & Tips For Healthy Development

Watch these short videos for insights on healthy eating, sharing emotions, parenting strategies and other topics important to early childhood learning. You’ll also find parenting tips and links to more FREE resources and information. In English and Spanish.

Families

Start Smart Texas: Early Childhood Texting Service

Start Smart is a free texting service that sends tips on child development and early learning to help parents prepare children to succeed in school. In English and Spanish. 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 S.T.E.A.M. Ahead E-Newsletter For Parents & Kids

Click to see KERA’s email newsletter for families with younger kids. It features parenting tips and fun activities in science, technology, engineering, arts and math (STEAM). Subscribe to get your own weekly copy!

Community Life

Community Life

KERA Community Engagement: Racial Justice Video Collection

Delve into PBS documentaries, biographies, explanatory films and investigative reports to explore the journey and contributions of Black Americans and issues related to racial justice in this country.

Community Life

Emotional & Mental Health: Resources For Kids Of All Ages

KERA curated these resources to help kids deal with the various ways coronavirus and other stressful events their lives. Families will find videos, activities, articles and other materials to provide help in kid-friendly terms.

Community Life

KERA Educational Toolkits: Deep Dive into Timely Issues

These toolkits will help teachers, students and parents discuss complex topics, such as elections, race and racial justice, U.S. history, personal finance and the arts. Resources include videos, discussion tips, lesson plans and more.

Community Life

Family Reading: Books Selected By The Dallas Public Library

Find your family’s next great read on this virtual carousel of books for children and young adults recommended by the Dallas Public Library. Themes change each month so check often!

Community Life

KERA's Art&Seek Website

Art&Seek is your source for arts news, feature profiles and events in North Texas. Check out Art&Seek Jr. for frequent updates on events for kids and families across the region.

School

School

The Black Church: Resources for Deeper Understanding

Learn the many ways Black churches have impacted history and culture here and elsewhere. Be sure to check out our Student Oratorical Contest and discussion guides from the documentary "The Black Church: This is Our Story, This is Our Song."

School

PBS LearningMedia: Free TEKS-Aligned Teaching Resources

This site from PBS has thousands of videos, activities, games, lesson plans, articles and other free teaching resources for all grade levels and subjects. It works with Google Classroom and has tools for organizing materials. Great for home or school!

School

Let’s Learn! Video Lessons for Younger Kids

These fun, fresh videos feature teachers leading interactive storytimes and conducting creative lessons in math, literacy and science. Many videos have Spanish captions. Great for home and school! Aligned to Texas teaching standards.

School

Math Can Take You Places . . . . . Pre-algebra Lessons from KERA

These lessons from KERA have videos, lesson plans and other activities geared to grades 3-6 – and presented with familiar Texas references like the Dallas Mavericks and Six Flags. Resources are in English and Spanish. Great for school and home!

School

News & Happenings E-Newsletter For Educators

Click to see KERA's email newsletter for educators. It features instructional content, teaching tools, articles on timely topics, training opportunities and much more. Subscribe to get your own copy of each issue!

Families

KERA Community Engagement: Be My Neighbor Day

KERA’s beloved Be My Neighbor Day is back – in a VIRTUAL format and with a Daniel Tigerrrrific challenge for kids to submit artwork and/or videos showing good neighborliness. Click for details and deadlines!

Community Life

KERA Community Engagement: Racial Justice Video Collection

Delve into PBS documentaries, biographies, explanatory films and investigative reports to explore the journey and contributions of Black Americans and issues related to racial justice in this country.

School

The Black Church: Resources for Deeper Understanding

Learn the many ways Black churches have impacted history and culture here and elsewhere. Be sure to check out our Student Oratorical Contest and discussion guides from the documentary "The Black Church: This is Our Story, This is Our Song."

Families

Parenting Minutes: Videos & Tips For Healthy Development

Watch these short videos for insights on healthy eating, sharing emotions, parenting strategies and other topics important to early childhood learning. You’ll also find parenting tips and links to more FREE resources and information. In English and Spanish.

Community Life

Emotional & Mental Health: Resources For Kids Of All Ages

KERA curated these resources to help kids deal with the various ways coronavirus and other stressful events their lives. Families will find videos, activities, articles and other materials to provide help in kid-friendly terms.

School

PBS LearningMedia: Free TEKS-Aligned Teaching Resources

This site from PBS has thousands of videos, activities, games, lesson plans, articles and other free teaching resources for all grade levels and subjects. It works with Google Classroom and has tools for organizing materials. Great for home or school!

Families

Start Smart Texas: Early Childhood Texting Service

Start Smart is a free texting service that sends tips on child development and early learning to help parents prepare children to succeed in school. In English and Spanish. Click to learn more!

Community Life

KERA Educational Toolkits: Deep Dive into Timely Issues

These toolkits will help teachers, students and parents discuss complex topics, such as elections, race and racial justice, U.S. history, personal finance and the arts. Resources include videos, discussion tips, lesson plans and more.

School

Let’s Learn! Video Lessons for Younger Kids

These fun, fresh videos feature teachers leading interactive storytimes and conducting creative lessons in math, literacy and science. Many videos have Spanish captions. Great for home and school! Aligned to Texas teaching standards.

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.

Community Life

Family Reading: Books Selected By The Dallas Public Library

Find your family’s next great read on this virtual carousel of books for children and young adults recommended by the Dallas Public Library. Themes change each month so check often!

School

Math Can Take You Places . . . . . Pre-algebra Lessons from KERA

These lessons from KERA have videos, lesson plans and other activities geared to grades 3-6 – and presented with familiar Texas references like the Dallas Mavericks and Six Flags. Resources are in English and Spanish. Great for school and home!

Families

Full S.T.E.A.M. Ahead E-Newsletter For Parents & Kids

Click to see KERA’s email newsletter for families with younger kids. It features parenting tips and fun activities in science, technology, engineering, arts and math (STEAM). Subscribe to get your own weekly copy!

Community Life

KERA's Art&Seek Website

Art&Seek is your source for arts news, feature profiles and events in North Texas. Check out Art&Seek Jr. for frequent updates on events for kids and families across the region.

School

News & Happenings E-Newsletter For Educators

Click to see KERA's email newsletter for educators. It features instructional content, teaching tools, articles on timely topics, training opportunities and much more. Subscribe to get your own copy of each issue!