A new paper by Melissa Kearney, an economics professor at the University of Maryland, and Phillip Levine, an economics professor at Wellesley College, finds that kids can learn as much from Sesame Street as a preschool classroom. Find Out More »
PBS LearningMedia recently announced that 100 educators from across the country have been selected for the 2015 PBS LearningMedia Digital Innovators program. Among these educators is Connecticut’s own Robert Pennington, a social studies teacher at Roton Middle School in Norwalk.
Joanne Whitehead, CPTV’s senior director of television programming and operations, was named the Charles Impaglia Programmer of the Year on May 10, 2015. Whitehead received this award from TRAC Media Services and the Public Television Programmers’ Association (PTPA), who stated that Whitehead was being honored, in part, to recognize “a programmer who is a role […]
Connecticut Public Broadcasting’s radio station WNPR has been voted “Best Radio Station” in the Best of Hartford Reader’s Poll. WNPR was chosen as the top station with WTIC 96.5 as runner up and WMRQ 104.1 not far behind.
Connecticut Public Television (CPTV) is proud to announce that it received 11 nominations from The National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences (NATAS) Boston/New England Chapter Regional Emmy Awards for the 2014 television season.