This renowned educational series provides professional development programming for educators in all areas of the curriculum — K-12 teachers can earn graduate credit for many of these. For more information on Annenberg programs visit
Classic Arts Showcase
Classic Arts showcase includes video samplings of a broad spectrum of classic arts disciplines — animation, architectural art, ballet, chamber and choral music, dance, folk art, museum art, musical theater, opera, orchestral, recital, solo instrumental, solo vocal, and theatrical performances, as well as classic film and archival documentaries. For more information, visit http://www.classicartsshowcase.org/.
Cooks for Kids
Cooks for Kids, a new series of satellite training programs from the National Food Service Management Institute, is a forum to demonstrate how schools, parents, the food-service industry, and the media can work together to give children access to healthful food and give them the skills they need to make healthful food choices wherever they are. Each episode focuses on healthful food and cooking techniques not only at school but also in restaurants and at home.
Participants will learn techniques used by culinary professionals to produce high-quality foods that are flavorful, nutritious, and appealing. Each episode will feature a school that is putting these principles to practice.
For more information, visit http://www.nfsmi.org/Templates/TemplateDivision.aspx?qs=cElEPTQz
Naptime With Sneaks
Geared toward children from birth to four years old, this Baltimore County Public Library program includes the reading of age-appropriate stories accompanied by pictures, as well as child development segments for parents.
A variety of programs by the NASA Learning Network including NASA Connect , NASA SCIence Files, and the NASA Destination Tomorrow series are included in this month’s line-up. (for specific program descriptions, visit http://www.nasa.gov/audience/foreducators/topnav/schedule/programdescriptions/index.html
The National Gallery of Art
This series of programs helps foster an awareness of the visual arts and featuring artists and their works including the old masters, architecture, sculpture and modern masterpieces. For more information, visit www.nga.gov
This award-winning environmental education series from the Sea World and Busch Gardens Worlds of Discovery brings viewers face to face with the wonders of wildlife. Each episode features stories of amazing animals as well as the people who are working together to save some of the world’s most endangered species. For more information, visit http://www.seaworld.org/education-resources/shamu-tv/about/index.htm
Enjoy soothing images of cascading waterfalls, flowing rivers and spellbinding videography throughout such places as Yellowstone National Park, Glacier National Park, The Grand Canyon, Big Sur, and Bryce. Explore natural bridges, the majestic grandeur of glaciers, geysers, lakes, waterfalls, and lightning storms on this wilderness trek. For more information, visit www.wildernessvideo.com