KQED Education

Education is central to the mandate of public media. KQED Education engages with community and educational organizations to broaden and deepen the impact of KQED’s award-winning media. KQED Education addresses the needs of educators in STEM (science, technology, engineering and math), arts and news by creating cutting-edge learning media, providing training in digital learning tools and distributing public media content to classrooms in the Bay Area and beyond via the KQED website, PBS LearningMedia and iTunes U. kqed.org/education


Latest News

KQED Continues In-depth Election Coverage with “Science At the Ballot Box”

A KQED NEWSROOM & QUEST television special airs on October 24 at 8pm and again on October 29 at 7:30pm on KQED 9.

Oct 17, 2014 | 0 comments | View Post

Ultimate Restorations (re)makes history

KQED presents a new eight-part series, Ultimate Restorations, featuring the spellbinding restorations of irreplaceable masterpieces. Antiques Roadshow meets This Old House in Ultimate Restorations, an eight-part series featuring the marvels of engineering from America’s grand history of ambition and innovation. From the 1880s through World War II, the United States advanced the science of aeronautics, propulsion, navigation and sound with inventions that were both functional […]

Jul 15, 2014 | 0 comments | View Post

KQED Publishes New Energy iBooks Textbooks

KQED Science partners with Precourt Institute for Energy at Stanford University, expands multi-touch science book collection.

Jun 25, 2014 | 0 comments | View Post

QUEST Premieres 100th Television Episode on April 2 at 7:30pm on KQED 9

Explore High-Tech Bikes, Hydrogen Cars, Wolves, Seed Diversity and De-extinction

Mar 13, 2014 | 0 comments | View Post

KQED marks Dr. Seuss’ birthday with an all-new Cat-ebration

A special week of THE CAT IN THE HAT KNOWS A LOT ABOUT THAT! kicks off with a new one-hour special on Monday, March 3   This March, KQED will premiere a week of new adventures with the Cat in the Hat to celebrate Dr. Seuss’ birthday. “Dr. Seuss’ Birthday Cat-ebration” kicks off on Monday, […]

Feb 24, 2014 | 0 comments | View Post

Silicon Valley Goes to Space – A New KQED Television Production Premieres Wednesday, November 20, 7:30pm on KQED 9

Space flights for sale? Mining the moon? Reusable rockets? It may seem like science fiction, but it’s real. And it’s happening now.

Nov 13, 2013 | 0 comments | View Post

QUEST Launches New Science Series with Award-Winning Host Simran Sethi

Television Season premieres with Lake Tahoe special on Wednesday, October 16, at 7:30pm on KQED 9.

Sep 23, 2013 | 0 comments | View Post

KQED and East Bay Regional Park District Develop New River Delta Multi-touch E-Book

KQED leads public media innovation in science education with a second book collaboration using Apple’s iBooks Author App.

Mar 19, 2013 | 0 comments | View Post

KQED’s QUEST Science Series Expands Nationally with $2.5 Million National Science Foundation Grant

Grant will support a six-station public media science reporting collaborative  Contact: Sevda Eris, 415-553-2835, seris@kqed.org San Francisco, CA  — KQED, public media serving Northern California, has been awarded a $2.5 million grant from the National Science Foundation (NSF) for a two-year collaborative multimedia science reporting initiative, QUEST Beyond Local. The grant will support KQED and […]

Dec 13, 2012 | 0 comments | View Post

The California Academy of Sciences and KQED Break New Ground in the Future of Science Education, Develop First Multi-touch Science eBook From a Major Science Institution and Public Media

The Earthquake eBook created with Apple’s iBooks Author and the associated iTunes U course are the first materials to stem from such a collaboration. CAS Contact: Helen Taylor, 415.379.5128, htaylor@calacademy.org KQED Contact: Sevda Eris, 415-553-2835, seris@kqed.org             San Francisco, CA – Bringing together the expertise of California’s oldest science institution and Northern California’s largest […]

Sep 13, 2012 | 0 comments | View Post