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PBS Education: CONFIDENTIAL


AZ.PBSLearningMedia.org

Next Generation Digital Content

from

Eight


Arizona
PBS

FREE

to
educators

and families



Mandy Bachali

mandy.bachali@asu.edu


PBS Education: CONFIDENTIAL

Paula Kerger

President, PBS

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A
robust content library
of 14,000+ digital assets designed and
aligned to core standards for classroom and student achievement


An
innovative delivery platform
that is 100% customizable for
schools and districts


An
affordable solution
for evolving digital media classroom needs


Includes Online
Professional Development
for schools and
educators


An
integrated service
that includes the best of public broadcasting
and other governmental resources



AZ.PBSLearningMedia.org

PBS Education: CONFIDENTIAL

PBS Education: CONFIDENTIAL

Content Overview

Coverage Across Subject Area

PBS Education: CONFIDENTIAL

PBS Education: CONFIDENTIAL

Content Overview



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Core Content Goals


Fits the Classroom



Comprehensive, Active Pipeline



Professional Development



Public Media Centric


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Content from across public media

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System Updates and New
Content

Localized Service

Statewide KAET
Customizable messaging

Content Contributors

Professional Development

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Lakeshore
Offer

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Lakeshore Learning Offer

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Software of
your Choice

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Languages


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Flexible Service Options

PBS LearningMedia
is designed to provide states and districts with a
range of features and customization to meet local needs




BASIC


Turnkey Digital Media Service


Locally Branded


No Cost

June 2011

CUSTOM


Market Competitive Digital Media Service


Additional Content Packages


Minimal Cost

Fall 2011

API


Content integrated into existing portals


Fully
-
documented and supported API

Fall 2011


VALUE
-
ADDED
SERVICES


Professional Development Courses


Local Host, Curriculum Mapping, Local Content
Upload


Custom Analytics, District Standards


Enhanced Customer Support and Training

Fall 2011

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PBS LearningMedia Custom


Service for States/Districts/LEAs


Designed to support state/district needs



The Custom service offers features including:


Student access and class accounts


Robust user management


Comprehensive analytics tools


Content Management System


State standards alignment


Content sharing within state/district/school


Content personalization by grade/subject







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PBS Education: CONFIDENTIAL

PBS LearningMedia

Content Integration (API)


Opportunity for states/districts who are
primarily

interested in integrating the content library:


States and districts who have existing portals



Content will be integrated technically utilizing a
new, fully
-
documented and supported API


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PBS LearningMedia

Value Added Services

Custom Content Development

Creation of Digital Learning Objects defined
by SEA/LEA gaps and needs

Custom Content Alignment

Match content to state/district standards
and/or competencies

Face
-
to
-
Face Professional Development

Workshops and courses to guide and
optimize utilization of Services

Online Professional Development

TeacherLine courses & mentoring

Awareness Campaigns

On
-
air and direct outreach to build
awareness for the SEA/LEA service

Service Effectiveness Research

Formative, Summative & RCT

School/Teacher Customer Support

Customer support services

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PBS LearningMedia

Next Generation Digital Content Platform from

Eight


Arizona PBS


To Schedule an On
-
site Workshop contact:

Mark Becker

mark.becker@asu.edu



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PBS Education: CONFIDENTIAL


Kids learn the fundamentals of reading
through interactive storybook adventures


5 day camp


3 hours of instruction per day


View Episode and conduct related literacy
activities


Letter Identification, Rhyming/Decoding,
Spelling/Encoding, Read/Reading
Comprehension


Camp Structure

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PBS Education: CONFIDENTIAL

Super WHY! Reading Camps

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PBS Education: CONFIDENTIAL

Super WHY! Reading Camps

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Improved overall performance

Preschool children who watched Super WHY! performed
significantly better on nearly all program specific measures and
most of the standardized measures of early reading achievement
when compared with those preschool children who watched an
alternate program.


High levels of engagement


Nearly all of the children (97 percent)
who rated the show and its characters gave Super WHY! high marks,
so not only are young viewers learning, but they also find the
content entertaining and engaging.

Research Summary

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Growth on targeted literacy skills


Super WHY! viewers’ pre
-
test to
post
-
test gain on tasks that measured phonological and phonemic
awareness averaged 29 percent compared with an average gain of
13 percent for children in the control group.


Improved pre
-
reading skills


Children participating in the Super
WHY! group were 24 percent faster at naming letters and 44 percent
faster at naming sounds when compared to children in the control
group.


Research Summary

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Research Summary

Gains for low
-
income and working class children
. Low
-
income and working class
children showed substantial improvement on tests measuring phonological,
phonemic, and symbolic awareness:




Among Super WHY! viewers, low
-
income and working class children scored
46 percent higher than low
-
income and working class children in the control
group on standardized tests, whereas middle class children scored 11
percent higher than middle class children in the control group




Eighty
-
one (81) percent of low
-
income and working class Super WHY!
viewers compared with 62 percent of low
-
income and working class children
in the control group were able to identify at least 16 upper case and 9 lower
case letter names. Many of the middle class children had already mastered
most of these skills before the study began.

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For More Information Contact:


Barbara Baum

Barbara.baum@asu.edu

602
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496
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Super WHY! Reading Camps