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Upcoming Events

Recognizing and Responding to Children’s Grief

Posted on April 1, 2021

We’re living in a time of unprecedented communal grief and children are not immune. But children’s grief doesn’t always look the same as adult grief. In this webinar, experts will discuss some of the ways children’s grief can manifest and provide guidance on how to respond and support grieving children. Continue »

Wednesday, April 28, from 7:00 p.m.–8:00 p.m.

 

Learning At Home

Posted on April 1, 2020

As teachers, students, and families deal with school closures, WPSU and PBS have come together to curate a special collection of educational resources. Continue »

 

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HumIn Focus

Rethinking Care: Health Humanities and the Pandemic

Posted on April 18, 2021

The COVID 19 pandemic has provided a stress test for the American healthcare system. In Rethinking Care, we view healthcare through the lens of the humanities, focusing on ways to repair some of the inequities of the system, and provide better care for healthcare workers and patients alike. Continue »

 

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Digging Deeper

3-D Printing

Posted on April 18, 2021

Penn State President Eric Barron and guests talk about 3-D printing. The advances that have been made in 3-D printing, how it can be used to make a difference in people's lives, and what Penn State is doing with the technology. Continue »

 

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Best Practices for Simple Video Filming and Editing

Posted on April 5, 2021

WPSU producers share their expertise on filming and editing simple videos to enhance your classroom experiences. These how-to videos will help you create engaging videos for your classroom, and learn basic techniques for editing videos to post online. Continue »

 

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WPSU Digital Shorts

Sizdeh Bedar

Posted on April 2, 2021

Sizdeh Bedar is the 13th and final day of the Nowruz (New Year) celebration for many ethnicities in Iran and around the world. Learn more about this traditional holiday. Continue »

 

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Learning at Home

Holocaust Remembrance Day

Posted on March 25, 2021

Holocaust Remembrance Day is Thursday, April 8 and Pennsylvania PBS Learning at Home stations are offering discussion guides, educational videos, and resources for parents and educators to teach children about empathy, identity, and how choices and actions by ordinary people can impact the world. Continue »

 

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Learning at Home

Explore the World with Hubert H. Humphrey Fellows

Posted on March 23, 2021

WPSU is delighted to have collaborated with the Hubert H. Humphrey Fellows Office at Penn State to create a video series presented by the 2021 Humphrey Fellows. These educational videos, suited for classroom and community viewing, feature each fellow talking about their home country, its culture, history, and people. Continue »

 

Get Your Garden On!
Conversations Live

Get Your Garden On! (Spring 2021)

Posted on March 23, 2021

Gardening is more popular than ever. And it's no surprise. At a time when you're looking for something enjoyable to do that's close to home, gardening is a great choice. We'll talk with Penn State Extension educators Tom Butzler and Tom Ford, on what we can do this spring with our gardens. Continue »