As the district’s Emmy Award nominated television station, WPDS-TV14 is the FCC licensed educational learning channel for the Pinellas County School district. The mission of the television station is to highlight excellence in the classroom, showcase innovative practices to raise student achievement and provide the community with quality educational television programming supporting teaching and learning at all levels throughout Pinellas County.
Coming next month in Literocity, we visit Belleaire Elementary School to see how students are learning about our nation's history in an innovative way! Literocity airs Monday and Friday evening at 7:30pm. WPDS-TV14 is proud to annouce that Literocity has been selected by the Silver Telly Council as a 2016 TELLY Award winner in the category of educational television!
In the current edition of PCS Journal, Al Ruechels talks to Pinellas Innovates Grant Specialist Dennis Russo and Tyrone Middle School teacher Jessee Boyce about the concept of Personalized Instruction. We also visit Jesse's classroom to see how students are responding to this "cutting edge" teaching method! PCS Journal with Al Ruechel airs daily at 7am, noon at 8pm.
In this edition of Science Rocks, we spend three days with a group of Pinellas County students who are participating in the Girls Underwater Robotic Camp with National Geographic Explorers at the Clearwater Marine Aquarium. WPDS-TV14 is proud to announce Science Rocks has won a second prestigious TELLY awards for excellence in educational television programming.