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PBS Announces CHARLIE ROSE - THE WEEK, New Series to Air Fridays

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PBS today announced CHARLIE ROSE - THE WEEK, a new 30-minute series hosted by acclaimed journalist Charlie Rose, to air at 8:30 p.m. on PBS stations on Fridays. The show will launched July 19, 2013, and can be viewed after broadcast online on the PBS video player.

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Knight Foundation CEO Alberto Ibargüen Receives Annual PBS ‘Be More’ Award

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PBS today announced that Alberto Ibargüen, CEO of the John S. and James L. Knight Foundation, is the recipient of the ninth annual PBS “Be More” Award, which celebrates individuals in public television who embody the spirit of helping Americans to discover more, to experience more and to “Be More.”

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PBS LearningMedia Expands to Offer 30,000 Free, Digital Resources for Educators

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PBS LearningMedia today announced that it now offers more than 30,000 digital resources available for free to PreK-12 educators nationwide. The new resources address nationwide curriculum gaps in digital media and bolster the service’s offerings in math, science, English/language arts, social studies and the arts.

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PEG + CAT, New Preschool Series to Debut on PBS KIDS in October

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Today at its annual meeting with PBS member stations, PBS KIDS announced the premiere date for the upcoming animated preschool series PEG + CAT. The multimedia property follows the adorable, spirited Peg and her sidekick, Cat, as they embark on adventures, solve problems and learn foundational math concepts and skills.

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THOMAS & FRIENDS Joins PBS KIDS' Weekday Schedule

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Today at PBS’ Annual Meeting with its member stations, PBS KIDS announced that THOMAS & FRIENDS will move to its daily schedule starting on October 7, 2013 (check local listings).

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BBC Worldwide and PBS Sign Deal to Bring LAST TANGO IN HALIFAX to U.S.

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BBC Worldwide North America Sales & Distribution and PBS announced today the sale to PBS of the first season of the critically acclaimed British drama LAST TANGO IN HALIFAX and the third season of the award-winning BBC hit CALL THE MIDWIFE.

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PBS Announces New Series, GENEALOGY ROADSHOW, Premiering This Fall

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PBS announced today that it will add the new series GENEALOGY ROADSHOW to its fall lineup. Part detective story, part emotional journey, GENEALOGY ROADSHOW will combine history and science to uncover the fascinating stories of diverse Americans.

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PBS and PBS KIDS Launch on Roku

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PBS and Roku® announced today that videos from favorite PBS and PBS KIDS programs, as well as favorite programs from local PBS stations, are now available to consumers via the Roku streaming platform.

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PBS LearningMedia Awarded Two CODiE Awards

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On May 6, at the Ed Tech Industry Summit, the Software & Information Industry Association (SIIA) announced the winners of the 2013 CODiE Awards that recognize excellence in education technology. PBS LearningMedia was honored with two CODiE Awards for Best K-12 Solution and Best Education Reference Solution.

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PBS Announces Summer Season of Captivating Programming

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PBS today unveiled a summer line-up that features a diverse array of new programming. A summer of intrigue presents new episodes of MASTERPIECE MYSTERY! productions: “Inspector Lewis, Series VI,” “Endeavour, Series 1,” “The Lady Vanishes” and “Silk.”

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PBS Receives 32 Daytime Emmy Entertainment Award Nominations

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On May 1, the National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences announced the nominees for the 40th Annual Daytime Emmy Entertainment Awards. PBS and our programs received 32 Daytime Emmy Entertainment Award nominations.

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PBS Honored with Seven Awards at 2013 Webbys

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On April 30, the International Academy of Digital Arts and Sciences announced the winners of the 17th annual Webby Awards — the leading international award honoring excellence on the Internet.

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CALL THE MIDWIFE Receives a BAFTA Television Award Nomination

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On April 9, the British Academy of Film & Television Arts announced the nominees for the British Academy Television Awards to honor the top talent from television. The PBS program, CALL THE MIDWIFE received a nomination in the Television/ Radio Times Audience category.

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PBS Receives Seven Webby Award Nominations

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On April 9, the International Academy of Digital Arts and Sciences announced the nominees of the 17th annual Webby Awards — the leading international award honoring excellence on the Internet.

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PBS Announces "Your Inner Fish" For Spring 2014 Broadcast

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How did the human body become the complicated, quirky machine it is today? The answers can be traced back hundreds of millions of years. PBS announces an ambitious new three-part series, YOUR INNER FISH, which will air in 2014 on PBS stations and will explore the science of how and why we are the way we are.

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