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!  
Monday, September 11, 2017 - 4:30pm
Homework Hotline is a live statewide educational television program that provides students, in grades four through 12, with the tools needed to succeed in school.
Monday, January 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.
Monday, January 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.
Monday, January 15, 2018 - 8:00am
ODD SQUAD: WORLD TURNED ODD In a new ODD SQUAD movie, Oona, Olympia, and Otis accidentally change the past. They undo every odd case Odd Squad ever solved. The agents embark on a mission across time to set things right. Premieres January 15 at 8-9 am & January 19 at 4pm on WXXI-TV and as part of WXXI Kids 24/7 Family Movie Night and live stream on January 19-21 at 7pm. 
Friday, January 19, 2018 - 7:00pm
ODD SQUAD: WORLD TURNED ODD In a new ODD SQUAD movie, Oona, Olympia, and Otis accidentally change the past. They undo every odd case Odd Squad ever solved. The agents embark on a mission across time to set things right. Premieres January 15 at 8-9 am & January 19 at 4pm on WXXI-TV and as part of WXXI Kids 24/7 Family Movie Night and live stream on January 19-21 at 7pm. 
Friday, February 2, 2018 - 7:00pm
WXXI Kids 24/7 brings Odd Squad: The Movie to Family Movie Night! Friday, February 2nd from 7 to 9 pm, and repeating on Saturday and Sunday evenings.
Monday, February 5, 2018 - 6:00am
Valentine's Day Crafts for Kids, Recipes and Shows to Watch Together

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.