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As the district’s Emmy Award nominated television station, WPDS-TV14 is the FCC licensed educational learning channel for the Pinellas County School district. The mission of the television station is to highlight excellence in the classroom, showcase innovative practices to raise student achievement and provide the community with quality educational television programming supporting teaching and learning at all levels throughout Pinellas County.
In this week's PCS Journal with Al Ruechel, Superintendent Dr. Michael Grego talks about his new contract extention with PCS, School Choice, Summer Bridge and recent school discipline reports. Also, learn why immunizations are required for the upcoming school year. PCS Journal airs daily at noon and 8pm.
Students shine in the July edition of Science Rocks. STEM Coordinator Laura Spence takes us to the first ever PCS STEM Expo and annual Innovations and Inventions showcase. Elementary Science Specialist Julie Poth shows us how students are examining owl pellets at their labs around the district. WPDS-TV14 is proud to announce Science Rocks has won the prestigious 2014 TELLY and Communicator awards for excellence in educational television programming. Science Rocks is a new concept science television program designed to showcase Pinellas County School’s STEM programs and the students, teachers and educational trends in the science community.
2014 Walker's Rising Stars series. The Instrumental performance showcase airs through July 18th. Each of the half-hour programs will focus on different performance categories. You will meet each of the Walker's finalist, see their preparation for the show and then watch their full performance. A full listing of program dates and titles can be found on the Spectrum of the Arts webpage.