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, June 22, 2018 - 7:00pm
Daniel Tiger's Neighborhood: Tiger Family Trip is a new special  is coming to “PBS KIDS Family Night, on the new WXXI Kids 24/7 channel.
Friday, June 29, 2018 - 6:00pm
Nature Cat: Ocean Commotion is a NEW Nature Cat movie special coming to “PBS KIDS Family Night, on the new WXXI Kids 24/7 channel.
Friday, July 6, 2018 - 7:00pm
READY JET GO!, New One-Hour Special: BACK TO BORTRON 7 is coming to Family Movie Night, on the  WXXI Kids 24/7 channel.
Friday, July 13, 2018 - 7:00pm
It's Family Movie Night: Wild Kratts Special: Creatures of the Deep Sea. See it on Friday, Saturday, and Sunday at 7pm & 9pm.

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

Sun, 07/01/2018 - 1:05pm
Meet Arthur, D.W. and Buster at Frontier Field for a meet and greet and ball game!