Education | DPTV
  • Donate Now to support Detroit Public TV
  • Click to subscribe to our newsletter
Facebook     Twitter    Instagram    Flickr    YouTube    Passport

Educational Resources

Detroit Public TV builds on the PBS tradition to reach young people in new ways, extend lifelong learning for adults and setting the standard for helping kids become ready to learn. From new parent support through graduation and beyond, DPTV is a trusted partner and valuable resource for educators, parents and children.

Which of the following best describes your role?

Parent / Caregiver

Parent / Caregiver

Check out these education resources for parents & families.



Valuable resources for teachers, administrators & educators.

In the Community

In the Community

Learn how Detroit PBS KIDS is working in your community.

Featured Resources

Check out our featured resources that prepare your pre-schooler for school to digital adventures that take you behind the scenes at the Penguin House and the Detroit Institute of Arts.

DPTV Education News

Dan Varner: Excellent Schools Detroit

Posted by MiAmerican Graduate Editor on

Dan Varner, Chief Executive Officer of Excellent Schools Detroit, speaks to the action their organization is taking to ensure each student has access to an excellent school by 2020.

Read More

Frontline presents Dropout Nation

Posted by MiAmerican Graduate Editor on

Frontline visits a former "dropout factory" in Houston, Texas for an in-depth exploration of the dropout crisis.

Read More

American Graduate Day 2012

Posted by MiAmerican Graduate Editor on

Public media launched the first-ever AMERICAN GRADUATE DAY on September 22, 2012. This multi-platform event featured live local and national programming, partners, celebrities and athletes focused on improving high school graduation rates in America.

Read More
Connect with DPTV's Education Channels
Facebook   DPTV Education Twitter   Pinterest

Sign-up for the Education Newsletter

Join Detroit PBS KIDS Club

Join the DPTV Kids Club and enjoy:

  • Birthday Announcements on DPTV!
    Birthday Buddies
  • Exclusive Events - Join us for special PBS KIDS movies at Emagine theaters with special character appearances by friends like Daniel Tiger and Super Why!


Teacher Recognition

Brought to you by



Flickr Photostream

Connect With Us
Facebook    Twitter    Instagram    Pinterest    Flickr    YouTube

Sign up for DPTV eNews

Image - Protect My Public Media