lll.jpg

Lifelong Learning

Sit Next To Me Script Competition

Posted by WVIA Admin on

The Sit Next To Me Script Competition is a chance for budding filmmakers to have their Festival film produced with the help of Box Of Light staff.

Read More

Sit Next To Me Film Festival

Last Updated by WVIA Admin on

Wouldn’t it be nice to hear a positive, interesting, heartfelt, sad, weird and even funny sharing about what separates us and what brings us together?

Read More

WVIA's Summer Reading Challenge Winners

Posted by WVIA Admin on

We're excited to announce that Vivian Sedlack and Morgan Madar are the winners of the first Statewide Summer Reading Challenge!

Read More

Breanna Burd - 2018 Great Teachers Essay Contest Winner

Last Updated by WVIA Admin on

Breanna Burd of Southern Columbia is WVIA's 2018 Great Teachers Essay Contest winner for her essay about her teacher, Claire Campbell

Read More

Alana Gadola - 2018 Great Teachers Essay Contest Winner

Posted by WVIA Admin on

Alana Gadola of Hazleton Area is WVIA's 2018 Great Teachers Essay Contest Winner for her essay about her teacher Angela Glowatch

Read More

Live Action Stop-Animation Educators Workshop from Box of Light

Last Updated by WVIA Admin on

Helping teachers incorporate stop animation in their classroom to develop information synthesis and collaboration in their students through any subject area.

Read More

Educators Invited to Connect with Award-Winning Television Series

Last Updated by WVIA Admin on

Teachers, guidance counselors, education administrators and homeschooling parents interested in incorporating practical experiences and career exploration into lesson planning are invited to take part in a free workshop – “Working Class: Connecting Classrooms & Careers” – on Thursday, November 30, from 9-11 a.m., at WVIA Public Media Studios in Pittston.

Read More

2017 PBS Digital Innovators Program

Posted by WVIA Admin on

Are you a classroom changemaker? Applications for the PBS Digital Innovator program are being accepted now through February 12, 2017.

Read More

It’s Time to Make Screen Time Family Time

Last Updated by Tom Curra on

Today’s children have access to multiple screens – from television and tablets to laptops and smart phones – causing parents to wonder if they may be spending too much time with media. New recommendations from the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) include good news for parents on children’s TV time, placing greater emphasis on the quality of the media kids interact with, rather than the quantit

Read More

Working Class: Connecting Classrooms & Careers

Posted by WVIA Admin on

Tuesday, May 3rd from 9-11am

Read More
  topics.gifhome.gif

LearningMedia_640_0.jpg

WVIA Clubhouse

WVIA Clubhouse

Fun and educational games, upcoming events, Passport 2 Fun and much more!

Artist of the Week

Artist of the Week

Calls attention to high school students who excel in the study of the arts

Scholastic Scrimmage

Scholastic Scrimmage

Quiz show that challenges students from WVIA’s school districts about all academic disciplines

NPR Education News

What If You Could Change Your Child's Future In 1 Hour A Week?

A social entrepreneur, drawing on his background as an immigrant, believes he has found an untapped resource to help...

Graduate Students Are Increasingly Shouldering The Country's Student Debt

Graduate students are increasingly shouldering the country's student debt. NPR's The Indicator takes a look at how...

Ohio State University Wants To Trademark The Word 'The'

The school's official name is The Ohio State University. Ohio State wants to trademark the word "the" so they can...

India Sets Weight Limits On Students' Backpacks

In India, children's backpacks often weigh half their body weight. New rules limit the weight of backpacks and ban...

What Parents May Not Realize When They Post About Their Kids Online

Some say kids have a right to privacy online — and parents pose the greatest danger of violating that right.

El Paso Educators Are Ready To Talk To Students About Shooting As School Begins

Monday is the first day of the school year for El Paso's public school system. Educators are ready to talk with...

Mass Shootings Renew Schools' Concerns With Protecting Students

Schools are investing in high-tech solutions to flag potential student perpetrators of violence such as mass...

'This Is Not Going To Be Easy': El Paso Students Start School In Shooting's Aftermath

The first day of class in El Paso's largest school district comes more than a week after a deadly mass shooting. "It'...

Mississippi School Official Weighs In On The Effects ICE Raids Have Had On Kids

NPR's Ari Shapiro speaks with Chad Harrison, assistant superintendent to Scott County district schools, about the...

Memos Lay Out Sexual Misconduct Allegations Against Opera Star David Daniels

University of Michigan memos obtained by NPR detail multiple, serious allegations, including an accusation that...