21st Century Learning

How are exceptional instructors using digital media to ignite their students’ curiosity? Step inside their classrooms to find out.

Daily News Story

Bring the world’s headlines into your classroom with this collection of content from PBS NewsHour. News stories are updated Monday through Friday.

Obesity Awareness Month

How do our bodies use the foods we eat? What's the purpose of vitamins? This interactive resource from NOVA will fill you in.

Your Chance to Win

Show the world that you’re a bona fide PBS Teacher with gear from PBS LearningMedia! Enter here for a chance to win.

New Year, New Look!

In just a few days, PBS LearningMedia will unveil a new look for the back-to-school season! Get ready for an even more mobile-friendly experience...

PBS LearningMedia: Illinois Public Broadcasting Council Edition

  • Illinois Edition Pilot Project Report

    Click here to download the Final Report of the PBS LearningMedia Pilot Project.
    Click here to download the Executive summary.

     

  • Participating Stations

    WBEZ Chicago

    WCBU Peoria

    WDCB Glen Ellyn

    WEIU Charleston

    WGLT-FM Normal

    WILL Urbana

    WIUM Macomb

    WNIJ DeKalb

    WQPT Moline

    WQUB-FM Quincy

    WSEC/WQEC/WMEC Springfield

    WSIU Carbondale

    WTTW Chicago

    WTVP Peoria

    WUIS Springfield

    WVIK Rock Island

    WYCC Chicago

  • Illinois Public Broadcasters Recorded Webinars


    Learn how Illinois teachers enhance their lesson plans with Illinois Edition LearningMedia.

    Discover the power of media-based resources to inspire, educate and motivate your homeschooler.  Please join us for a deep dive into the free educational service, PBS LearningMedia with a particular focus on student-centered lessons and project-based learning. 

    Click HERE for a recording of our most recent webinar.

    Click HERE for an introductory webinar featuring Emily Dawson. Emily teaches science at Riverview Grade School in East Peoria and recently launched a weather balloon with her students! WATCH Emily and her students in action!

    Want to ignite your lesson plans and build reading skills across content areas? Click HERE to learn how Marybeth McCormick uses Illinois Edition in her second grade classroom at Sparta Primary Attendance Center in Sparta, IL.

  • State Superintendent Encourages Educators to Use Illinois Edition

    READ what Illinois State School Superintendent Dr. Christopher Koch has to say about Illinois Edition of LearningMedia.

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