KCPT hosted the 13th annual technology conference at the Kauffman Conference Center on March 1, 2016. Alicia Levi, the keynote speaker and vice president of education from PBS, encouraged the teachers to continue efforts to educate their students and count on KCPT for innovative ideas to help achieve their goals. 130 teachers from 28 school ...Continue Reading
From local farmers who find flexibility is the key to survival, to state representatives who fight for peace, the American dream crosses all spectrums. As part of KCPT’s national project Re:Dream, five mini-documentaries are released each weekday exploring what the American dream means in the 21st century. Over a period of eight weeks, we hear from 40 individuals across ...Continue Reading
Readers who can’t let go of the dreamy and dramatic world of post-war England can visit through these books.
TED Talks: Science and Wonder asks, how do we make sense of the universe around us, as some of the brightest scientific and artistic minds take us on a journey to answer the riddles of the universe that keep scientists awake at night. The program also includes three short films about robots building a 3-D ...Continue Reading
March 28, 2016 – Kansas City: A new partnership between the website, Recommended Daily, a digital food and drink publication that launched two years ago and KCPT’s Flatland (FlatlandKC.org) officially launches today. As part of the partnership, the Recommended Daily’s stories about the eating and drinking scene of Kansas City will appear exclusively online and on air ...Continue Reading
As the gap continues to widen between the haves and the have-nots, so, too, the culture divide grows. That’s the proposition from Charles Murray, a libertarian political scientist, in his book, “Coming Apart: The State of White America 1960-2010.” An interactive quiz from PBS NewsHour takes that argument and asks, Do you live in a bubble? The ...Continue Reading