Oct 2 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm Liberty Hall
Join KCPT for a special screening of Ken Burns and Lynn Novick’s new documentary, The Vietnam War, followed by a discussion with local Vietnam veteran John Musgrave. Musgrave’s experience as a Marine in Vietnam and his changing …
Oct 12 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm KCPT
Do you often wonder what more you can do to help children develop, achieve, learn, and enjoy education more? Please join us for an exciting and enlightening workshop that will open your eyes to the multiple …
Oct 18 @ 11:30 am – 2:00 pm KCPT Public Television
Presenting an RTI (Response to Intervention) game plan with targeted strategies and proven approaches, this workshop will show the ways that data and reporting help students achieve academic success. Strategies covered include: Identifying a problem. …
Nov 4 @ 8:00 am – 1:00 pm Kauffman Conference Center
Early Childhood providers’ care and support can make a huge difference in the life of a young child. Sesame Street in Communities, a new local initiative, supports caregivers with resources designed to help children overcome adversity and …
Jan 10 @ 6:30 pm – 9:00 pm KCPT
Young children’s successful development of early math skills is directly linked to daily opportunities and experiences with language and concepts of math. Join us to discover strategies to enhance children’s development of skills related to …
Feb 27 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm National Archives at Kansas City
On Tuesday, February 27 at 6:30 p.m., the National Archives will host a moderated conversation with Dr. Jim Willbanks who served as an advisor on the Ken Burns and Lynn Novick documentary film The Vietnam …
Mar 1 @ 7:30 am – 3:30 pm Kauffman Conference Center
  KCPT’s K-12 Technology Conference is for teachers, administrators, media specialists, technology coordinators, curriculum directors and anyone interested in the world of education and engaging students. This annual, day-long professional opportunity includes speakers and hands-on learning …
Mar 8 @ 6:30 pm – 9:00 pm KCPT Public Television
This workshop will define early literacy and provide information about how young children develop early literacy skills.  In addition participants will practice strategies designed to promote language development and early literacy skills while making connections between vocabulary, …
Mar 14 @ 6:30 pm – 9:00 pm KCPT
Young children’s successful development of early math skills is directly linked to daily opportunities and experiences with language and concepts of math. Join us to discover strategies to enhance children’s development of skills related to …
Apr 19 @ 6:30 pm – 9:00 pm KCPT Public Television
This workshop was originally scheduled for January 11 but is now scheduled for April 19. This session looks at what learning and kindergarten readiness skills can be learned through using loose parts —materials that can be …
May 9 @ 6:30 pm – 9:00 pm KCPT
Young children’s successful development of early math skills is directly linked to daily opportunities and experiences with language and concepts of math. Join us to discover strategies to enhance children’s development of skills related to …
May 10 @ 6:30 pm – 9:00 pm KCPT Public Television
Learn to support the mind, body, and whole child by using mindfulness and yoga in your classroom. We’ll introduce the science behind the practice and provide some simple ways to implement mindfulness and yoga into …
May 16 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm National WWI Museum and Memorial
Since the advent of the modern American military, women have actively served in the U.S. Armed Forces. Join Kansas City PBS for a free screening of a new documentary, Served Like a Girl, which chronicles …
Jun 15 @ 10:00 am – 2:30 pm Kansas City PBS
The Early Childhood Initiative of the Anti-Defamation League provides anti-bias training and resources for the early childhood community. The goal of the initiative is to assist caregivers, educators and families in creating and sustaining bias-free …
Oct 11 @ 6:30 pm – 9:00 pm KCPT
When parents and families support child development and student achievement, promising and positive outcomes are more apt to occur.  Understand the difference between parental involvement and family engagement and learn methodologies and practices to use in …
Oct 27 @ 7:45 am – 11:45 am Kauffman Conference Center
The care and support of early childhood providers can make a huge difference in the life of a young child. Sesame Street in Communities has developed activities and tips to help children overcome adversity and …
Jan 10 @ 6:30 pm – 9:00 pm KCPT
S.T.E.M-based curriculum brings forth creativity in the child. Adding the A helps build the foundation of science-related knowledge, using the arts to encourage children to express their ideas in a wide variety of creative ways. …
Feb 28 @ 8:00 am – 3:30 pm Kauffman Foundation Conference Center
KCPT’s annual K-12 Technology Conference is for teachers, administrators, computer teachers, media specialists, technology coordinators, curriculum directors and anyone interested in the world of education and engaging students. This daylong professional opportunity includes speakers and …
Mar 14 @ 6:30 pm – 9:00 pm KCPT
Young children’s successful development of early math skills is directly linked to daily opportunities and experiences with language and concepts of math. Join us to discover strategies to enhance children’s development of skills related to …
May 9 @ 6:00 pm – 8:30 pm KCPT
We all know and expect that each child will be a unique individual and we design our classrooms and our teaching to support and embrace all children. Yet, when it comes to adults, one of …
Jun 19 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm KCPT
Engaging in dialogue with those who are different than us is becoming more and more common and in a world where language continues to evolve, navigating the social landscape is becoming more challenging. Participants will …
Oct 10 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm KCPT Public Television
What can we do to improve children’s educational experiences and gains? One great answer is family engagement. This training workshop will focus heavily on developing innovative techniques attendees can use to engage hard-to-serve families and …
Jan 9 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm KCPT Public Television
One in four children in the United States will experience an event that may cause physical, emotional or psychological distress and may threaten their safety, health and happiness in big and lasting ways. But with …
Mar 5 @ 7:30 am – 3:00 pm The Kauffman Foundation Conference Center
Registration is now closed. KCPT’s annual Technology Conference is for teachers, administrators, media specialists, technology coordinators, curriculum directors and anyone interested in the world of education and engaging students. This professional development opportunity offers a …
Mar 12 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm KCPT Public Television
Blocks are universal play materials, they are found in preschool classrooms around the globe. There is a great deal of research documenting the benefits of playing with blocks; consistently showing that block play supports the development …
Apr 2 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Nearly all parents and caregivers suddenly find themselves in the unique role of “at-home teacher.” It can be challenging— for everyone. Don’t fear. Gary Brock, Director of Education at Kansas City PBS and his team, …
Apr 22 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm Zoom Webinar from KC Chamber
This webinar is free to attend. Join Zoom meeting(link is external) Meeting ID: 931 5675 4437 A password will be sent to registrants prior to the webinar. Join by phone: Dial by your location   +1 …
Apr 29 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm KC Chamber Webinar
This webinar is free to attend. Join Zoom meeting(link is external) Meeting ID: 960 1219 0907 A password will be sent to registrants prior to the webinar. Join by phone: Dial by your location +1 …
May 14 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm Zoom Meeting
When a new child enters the classroom, how do you start establishing a connection with that student? Trust takes time with anyone, as it does a child with an adult. Learn strategies to build, maintain, …
May 19 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm Zoom Meeting
We live in the critical times of COVID-19, in which young children and older students are not in early childhood programs or at school. It is important that helpful strategies are used to keep teachers/educators …