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Indiana

Indiana Public Broadcasting Stations Expand Datacasting
The Indiana Department of Education has awarded $6.7 million in grants to Indiana Public Broadcasting Stations, Inc. (IPBS) to expand educational datacasting services for students who lack broadband connections for at-home learning.
Indiana Public Broadcasting Stations

Kentucky

KET Social Studies Shorts
KET Social Studies Shorts is a new series of 15 new Social Studies/Civics videos that will be published monthly now through May on PBS LearningMedia. For grades 4-8 covering a wide range of national and international topics plus a handful that are Kentucky specific.
The first video is called Presidential Inauguration and it covers what traditionally happens on that day as well as a few moments from inaugurations of the past. The video is accompanied by support materials, including a glossary, a quiz, and discussion questions.
KET

Michigan

The Michigan Learning Channel
January 4 marked the official launch of the Michigan Learning Channel, created by Detroit Public Television and in cooperation with the state’s other public television stations. The Michigan Learning Channel provides supplemental programming to support learning for Pre-K to Grade 12 students, with a special emphasis on K-3 basics in literacy and math. The channel is also viewable at michiganlearning.org/live.
Detroit Public Television

Wisconsin

Wisconsin First Nations | American Indian Studies in Wisconsin
Wisconsin First Nations, created by PBS Wisconsin Education, WI Department of Public Instruction, and the School of Education at the University of Wisconsin-Madison, is a collection of resources that provide educators and pre-service teachers accurate and authentic educational materials for teaching about the American Indian Nations of Wisconsin.
PBS Wisconsin