KQED Launches MindShift Podcast for Teachers

KQED Launches MindShift Podcast for Teachers

Stories Teachers Share, hosted by Ki Sung, MindShift’s senior editor, and Katrina Schwartz, Mindshift’s online editor and blogger, puts teachers’ voices, opinions and experiences front and center, going far beyond the standardized tests and graduation rates that typically characterize education reporting.

KQED’s Deep Look YouTube Series Reveals the Cute and the Deadly with All-New Videos on  January 26

KQED’s Deep Look YouTube Series Reveals the Cute and the Deadly with All-New Videos on January 26

Deep Look, KQED’s award-winning YouTube science series kicks off 2016 with all new videos on January 26. From baby turtles to scorpions, get an up-close look at both the extremely cute and the extremely dangerous.

Roadtrip Nation's Ready to Rise Offers Inspiration for "Disconnected Youth"

Roadtrip Nation’s Ready to Rise Offers Inspiration for “Disconnected Youth”

An estimated 5.5 million young Americans aren’t working and aren’t in school. Join three of them in the Green RV as they explore the road to success. They aren’t in school, and they don’t have jobs. An estimated 5.5 million young Americans between the ages of 16 and 24 – that’s 1 out of 7 […]

KQED and Detour Reveal Essential Stories of Iconic San Francisco Neighborhoods in New Interactive Audio Tours

KQED and Detour Reveal Essential Stories of Iconic San Francisco Neighborhoods in New Interactive Audio Tours

The Haight narrated by Peter Coyote now available KQED is partnering with Detour, an iPhone application that reimagines audio tours, to produce a series of three location-based documentaries about some of San Francisco’s most iconic neighborhoods. The first, available today, is The Haight, as told by Peter Coyote, one of the founders of The Diggers, […]

California Public Media Join Forces to Strengthen Voter Voices for 2016 Election

California Counts Collaborative reminds candidates and voters that Californians still count in elections. For the first time, California public media news organizations KQED in San Francisco, Capital Public Radio in Sacramento, KPCC in Los Angeles and KPBS in San Diego will come together in a groundbreaking collaboration to cover the 2016 elections in the nation’s […]

The Second Season of Joanne Weir Gets Fresh Takes Viewers on a Culinary Adventure

The Second Season of Joanne Weir Gets Fresh Takes Viewers on a Culinary Adventure

  Award-winning and internationally admired cooking teacher, author, restaurateur, and television personality Joanne Weir enters season two of her 9th KQED cooking series with Joanne Weir Gets Fresh. Showcasing Joanne working side-by-side with guest students in her own San Francisco kitchen, the exciting new series is designed to provide a fresh approach for home chefs […]

Take This Hammer

KQED’s Rich Film History

Richard Moore founded KQED’s documentary film unit, which was responsible for creating more than 100 films funded and distributed by PBS’s predecessor, National Educational Television.

Your Next Car Might Drive Itself: New Season of KQED’s QUEST Science Series Hits the Road

Your Next Car Might Drive Itself: New Season of KQED’s QUEST Science Series Hits the Road

QUEST, KQED’s award-winning multimedia science series, launches its new season with a half-hour TV special, Self-Driving Cars: The Road Ahead on Wednesday, October 28, at 7:30pm on KQED 9.

KQED Names Scott Shafer Senior Editor of California Politics and Government Desk

KQED Names Scott Shafer Senior Editor of California Politics and Government Desk

Scott Shafer (Twitter: @scottshafer) has been named Senior Editor of the California Politics and Government Desk at KQED. In the new and expanded role at KQED News, Shafer will lead the editorial direction of a three-person team covering the state. He will also help craft KQED’s in-depth coverage of the 2016 election. “Scott is such […]

In Defense of Food, based on the bestselling book, makes it simple to enjoy food and health

In Defense of Food, based on the bestselling book, makes it simple to enjoy food and health

Join Michael Pollan on a fascinating journey to find out what we should eat to be healthy. Eating is one of the universal joys of life, but increasingly, it’s becoming hard to enjoy food and stay healthy. Especially with the holidays ahead! Just in time for all those New Year’s resolutions, best-selling author Michael Pollan […]