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Additional Resources:

In addition to the subject area focus, an ASSET/Eight workshop will introduce and integrate the following websites: PBS Parents, PBS Teachers, PBS Teachers Connect, Teachers’ Domain and Annenberg Media - Learner.org, and A Place of Our Own.

PBS Parents
This online resource is filled with information about child development from birth through the early school years. Created with input from experts in child psychology, early childhood education, media and other fields, PBS Parents provides the answers parents need to be their child’s first, best teacher.

PBS Teachers
A resource site provided to teachers by PBS. This website is full of lesson plans, interactives and streamed video aligned to the national academic standards.


PBS Teachers Connect
This is a community site focused on the use of digital media in teaching and learning. Connect with other educators in discussions, sneak previews, using resources and educational forums.

Teachers’ Domain
This site is full of multimedia resources for the science classroom. There are streamed videos, Flash interactives, HTML interactives, and discussions, many of which are aligned to the Arizona academic standards.

PBS Teacherline

Annenberg Media - Learner.org
Annenberg Media's multimedia resources help teachers increase their expertise in their fields and assist them in improving their teaching methods. Many programs are also intended for students in the classroom and viewers at home. All Annenberg Media videos exemplify excellent teaching. There are resources for most subjects and grade levels.

A Place of Our Own
This site shares ways to help children acquire cognitive, social, emotional and physical skills, as well as nurture language and literacy development.

Ready To Learn
Ready To Learn is ASSET-Eight’s community-based initiative using PBS children’s programming and resources to emphasize literacy and smart televison viewing. Ready To Learn is public broadcasting’s ongoing contribution to our nation’s most important educational goal – that all children begin school ready to learn.


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