Parents

Upcoming Parents Programming

Saturday, September 2, 2017 - 4:00pm
Grr-ific News! Daniel Tiger for Parents App gives parents and children the opportunity to learn together about feelings, self-control, responsibility, kindness, and more -- at home or on the go, using songs and videos to help. The FREE Daniel Tiger’s Neighborhood app helps to make parenting preschoolers a little easier and more fun!  
Friday, June 1, 2018 - 6:00am
Use PBS LearningMedia to kick-off your summer reading. Collections include all grade level sections. Connect to segments for the Great American Read!
Friday, June 1, 2018 - 3:10pm
PBS LearningMedia New York is the go-to destination for instant access to 120,000+ education-ready, digital resources including videos, audio, photos, images, lesson plans, handouts, primary & secondary documents, self-paced lesson modules and more for preK-12 classrooms and students! You can search, save, and share with ease. Best of all, the service is free for NY educators and students.
Friday, June 1, 2018 - 11:55pm
Wondering what to do with your child today? Whether you’re at home, at school, or out running errands, use the Learning Activity Calendar to find fun, simple ways to make reading a part of your everyday life.
Friday, July 20, 2018 - 7:00pm
Nature Cat: Return of Bad Dog Bart  is a movie special coming to “PBS KIDS Family Night, on WXXI Kids 24/7 channel.
Friday, July 27, 2018 - 7:00pm
WXXI Kids 24/7 brings Odd Squad: The Movie to Family Movie Night! Friday,  at 7  pm, and repeating on Saturday and Sunday evenings.
Friday, August 3, 2018 - 7:00pm
D.W. and The Beastly Birthday is an ARTHUR movie special coming to  Family Movie Night, on the WXXI Kids 24/7 channel.
Friday, August 10, 2018 - 7:00pm
Narwhals and penguins and humpbacks, oh my!  Splash and Bubbles: Pole to Pole is coming to #FamilyMovieNight, on WXXI Kids 24/7 channel. 

On-Demand Parents Programming

WXXI is here with resources for developing strategies to discuss emergencies, news headlines and when tragedy strikes.  Learn how to use discussion prompts, media, songs, books and activities to calm kids' fears, stimulate their minds, and encourage them to think about their place in today's world. WXXI has gathered the best in public media resources from PBS Parents, Arthur, Mr. Rogers, Sesame Street, Daniel Tiger's Neighborhood and Newshour Extra to assist you.

 

Upcoming Events

Thu, 07/12/2018 - 11:00am
Join WXXI Kids and Central Library as we celebrate learning all summer long!Come explore, learn, and play at our Exploration Station events in the Children’s Center of the Central Library.