New “Champion Trees” & “Bayou Bartholomew” PD Courses Live
AETN documentaries have inspired two of ArkansasIDEAS newest professional development courses! From the state’s arboreal giants to the world’s longest bayou, educators can explore Arkansas’s natural wonders in courses found in the IDEAS’ Social Studies Library under the Arkansas Studies section.
Big News for PBS KIDS Fall 2014
From exciting new episodes and movies to brand new shows, big things are coming to AETN KIDS this fall. Keep reading to get the scoop on what you have to look forward to — including a new “Dinosaur Train” special, “Daniel Tiger’s Neighborhood: Season 2,” and Fred Rogers Co. new show “Odd Squad” (from the creator of “Adventure Time”).
PBS Online Film Festival Ends July 31 - Vote Now!
We’ve nearly reached the end of the 2014 PBS Online Film Festival, and Arkansas independent film “Diamond John” is in the top three! Help the period comedy and Little Rock filmmaker Travis Mosler bring the bragging rights home by voting to push it to the top.
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You’re already supporting AETN in all sorts of ways (starting with reading this blog!), but what if you could support your local PBS station financially without doing anything beyond your normal online shopping? With AmazonSmile - you can! Simply follow our link to sign up for the AmazonSmile program, and Amazon will donate 0.5% of your eligible purchases to the AETN Foundation.
UCA professor stars in August’s “Time Team America”
We always enjoy airing outstanding PBS programming, but it’s especially exciting when our friends and neighbors are featured! This August, join us to see Dr. Duncan McKinnon, visiting assistant professor at the University of Central Arkansas, on “Time Team America.”