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

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

QUEST- Back to Science, All New Television Episodes start September 12: See Cells in 3-D, Investigate Nuclear Energy, Discover Antarctica’s Seals and Hunt for Black Holes

  For Immediate Release: Contact: Sevda Eris Publicist-QUEST 415-553-2835 seris@kqed.org San Francisco — From the streets to the lab and from your own backyard to the far reaches of the planet and the depths of space, make new discoveries with QUEST, KQED’s multimedia science series, which begins new television episodes on Wednesday, September 12, at […]

Sep 07, 2012 | 0 comments | View Post

KQED and American Graduate Help Oakland Students Go Back to School

KQED sponsors the fifth Annual Oakland Natives Give Back Attend and Achieve Back-to-School Rally and School Supply Giveaway at Oakland’s Frank Ogawa Plaza on August 18.

Aug 13, 2012 | 0 comments | View Post

KQED Expands its Award-Winning Coverage and Analysis of Issues Important to California

New blogs focus on health issues and the genesis of current news stories SAN FRANCISCO, April 18, 2012 — KQED announced today the launch of two new blogs that are part of its continuing work to serve the information needs of its community. The two blogs, “State of Health” and “KQED’s Lowdown,” also will expand […]

Apr 18, 2012 | 0 comments | View Post