- 'A Weekly 2/3Â¢ Per Child Will Buy Better Children's TV. Palmer, Edward L. // Education Week;11/28/1984, Vol. 4 Issue 13, p15
The author comments on the poor use of television in educating children in the U.S. The author stated that other countries such as Great Britain, Japan, and Sweden consider high quality children's television as an institution. In fact these countries broadcast 840 hours of at-home children's...
- Per Scholas and Channel 13 bridge the digital divide. // New York Amsterdam News;11/18/2004, Vol. 95 Issue 47, p33
The article reports that a computer package has been developed through a special collaboration between Per Scholas, a Bronxb, New York City-based non-profit organization focused on providing reconditioned computers to technology deprived families, and Thirteen/WNET, the leader in educational...
- Classroom TV Series Will Be Offered on Cable Television. S. W. // Education Week;10/26/1981, Vol. 1 Issue 8, p6
The article features the new cable television program "Good Stuff," by the Agency for Instructional Television (AIT), a nonprofit American-Canadian organization in the U.S. The series will be drawn from separate classroom videos that AIT has developed in collaboration with state and Canadian...
- Limits Set on Videotaping Of Educational TV Films. // Education Week;8/18/1982, Vol. 1 Issue 40, p11
The article reports on the copyright violations committed by the nonprofit state agency Board of Cooperative Educational Services in New York. The agency was found guilty for videotaping television programs for later classroom use which caused three film companies to file a suit against the...
- New Video Design to Improve Literacy Skills. // Curriculum Review;Feb2008, Vol. 47 Issue 6, p5
The article reports that the company WGBH Boston Video has released the first season of the children's literacy program series "Between the Lions" on DVD. The curriculum-based series focuses on enhancing children's literacy skills. According to the article, independent studies show that children...
- Pakistan's first science & technology Web TV channel launched. // Flare (Pakistan);5/15/2013, p74
The article reports on the launch of the TechTV.PK, a science and educational web television channel in Pakistan, by the collaboration of Pakistan Science Club (PSC) and "Technology Times."
- Canadian Channel Features All Books, All the Time. Joseph, Channing // Publishers Weekly;4/7/2003, Vol. 250 Issue 14, p17
Presents information on the BookTelevision, a television station in Alberta that explores the evolution of reading and literature. List of programs of the station; Profit posted by the station; Comments from the channel's creator Daniel Richler on the station.
- HOW TO USE THIS GUIDE. // Science & Children;Feb2005, Vol. 42 Issue 5, Dragonfly TV Educator's Guide p2
The article offer tips on how to make use of the DragonflyTV Guide.
- Tamil Nadu Launches Educational TV Channel. // India -- West;4/27/2012, Vol. 37 Issue 23, pC15
The article offers information on an educational television program which will be launched in Tamil Nadu, India.