• What to expect at the 2017 LA Art Show
    BY Heather Toner | January 9, 2017

    The 2017 LA Art Show opens this Wednesday, January 11, at the LA Convention center and runs through the 15th. In anticipation of this LA cultural tradition, we sat down ...

  • Forging Ahead
    BY Elizabeth Green, Fostering Media Connections | January 4, 2017

    When Briana Spencer was 23 years old, she took her first yoga class at Santa Monica City College in Los Angeles and hated it. In reality, yoga forced her to ...

  • Policy Is A Roadmap
    BY Christie Renick, Fostering Media Connections | January 3, 2017

    Although David Green often wears his advocacy hat these days, representing the Service Employees International Union’s (SEUI) local chapter, Green has been a social worker with the Los Angeles Department ...

  • Paying It Forward
    January 1, 2017
    Shaquenta "Q" McDonald, a former transitional age youth and now Program Coordinator for Los Angeles nonprofit Hathaway-Sycamores can relate to the many struggles foster youth face.
  • A New Season of Variety Studio: Actors on Actors
    BY Heather Toner | December 26, 2016

    The new season of our Emmy Award-winning program, Variety Studio: Actors on Actors, premieres on January 3, 4 and 5 at 7 p.m. and we are beyond excited. The program ...

  • Coding is a Family Affair with ScratchJr
    BY Heather Toner | December 20, 2016

    Coding is cool, and with the new PBS Kids ScratchJr App, coding is a family affair! This past autumn, we held a series of creative learning workshops for families at ...

  • The L.A. County Holiday Celebration Returns to PBS SoCal
    BY Heather Toner | December 16, 2016

    The holiday season is a little different in Southern California. We may not have snow, and "holiday traffic" is more of a year-round thing, but one holiday earmark we can ...

  • Calling all Digital Innovators!
    BY Alison Dorff | December 15, 2016

    Are you a PBS Digital Innovator? PBS Digital Innovators set the bar for thoughtful tech integration in the classroom. They are K-12 educators who are not defined by the gadgets ...

  • The 2017 Masterpiece Sweepstakes Starts Now!
    BY Heather Toner | December 15, 2016

    Masterpiece launched its annual sweepstakes today and, not surprisingly, the prizes are pretty epic. The 2016 sweepstakes grand prize was won by one of our own SoCal locals, so here's ...

  • Make a Winter Wonderland Terrarium
    BY Heather Toner | December 14, 2016

    Here's a super easy and quick project to do with your kids (or your friends) that will add a dash of wintery wonder to your home! Watch our simple tutorial ...