THE RAISING OF AMERICA: Early Childhood & the Future of the Nation 7pm Friday, October 9, on KCPT The U.S. is a can-do nation. So why is child well-being in the U.S. so much worse than in other advanced countries? How does the squeeze for time, for money and for resources filter to young children, ...Continue Reading
And the Emmy® Goes To … KCPT! The Mid-America Chapter of the National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences (NATAS) awarded the 39th Annual Mid-America Emmy® Awards Saturday night. KCPT received two Emmy® awards. 48. Interview/Discussion – Program Meet the Past with Crosby Kemper III, Zora Neale Hurston episode Kevin Lambi, Crosby Kemper III, Henry ...Continue Reading
Join Tavis Smiley for a conversation with Ringo Starr in two parts: the legendary Beatles drummer talks about his remarkable career and new book Photograph, a collection of never-before-seen images of The Beatles.
A taste of gelato at Florence’s Vivoli brings tears of joy to Phil’s eyes. Join Phil as he revisits this food mecca. Sit down with him as he feasts on a home-cooked meal at chef Nancy Silverton’s Umbrian home and indulges his inner caveman, roasting gargantuan steaks over hot flames and serving them up “barbarian ...Continue Reading
The 2015 PBS Arts Fall Festival returns October 9, celebrating its fifth season, with eight new weekly programs. This year, the festival will be hosted by seven-time Grammy Award-winning international music superstar Gloria Estefan and kicks off this Friday night at 10pm with Unity – The Latin Tribute to Michael Jackson. Upcoming lineup: October 16 ...Continue Reading
Does packing school lunch stress you out? PBS Parents has some simple strategies that range from planning in advance to cutting yourself some (much needed) slack.