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.
The June 2017 edition of Science Rocks celebrates the success of our STEM students at the 4th Annual STEM Expo, the first-ever Middle School Hackathon and Elementary Science Showcase. Plus, we see how some of our youngest learners are exploring the world of life science!
In the June 2017 edition of Literocity, we visit the annual Battle of the Books competition and see how several different middle and high schools are getting students excited about READING! Literocity airs Monday and Friday evening at 7:30pm. Literocity won the 2016 TELLY Award winner in the category of educational television!
In the current edition of PCS Journal with Al Ruechel, we learn about a wide array of summer learning opportuites for Pinellas County students. PCS Journal with Al Ruechel airs daily at 7am, noon at 8pm.
WPDS-TV14 is proud to announce that the April edition of Science Rocks has won the Silver Telly Award, the highest level of annual Telly Awards! In this edition we explore conservation efforts and the STEM of some of the world's greatest natural wonders-The Grand Canyon and our oceans. Science Rocks has now won a total of three prestigious TELLY awards for excellence in educational television programming.