WCMU family is a trusted resource for parents, children, classrooms, and communities, to guide childhood development throughout Michigan. With content highlighting community leaders, trusted PBS resources, and reliable communication with families, we support parents and children from 2-years-old through graduation.
Resources for Families and Educators
Explore parent resources to help you raise kind, curious and resilient children.
PBS' first app designed specifically for parents, PBS Parents Play & Learn provides more than a dozen games parents can play with their children.
PBS KIDS for Parents YouTube channel is the spot for family-friendly videos including original series and playlists for kids. From cooking to crafting to learning and laughter, these shows are designed with your family in mind.
The Children’s Bookshelf from WCMU Public Radio showcases new children’s book titles meant to engage young readers in the joy of story found in both the written word and illustrations.
The Michigan Learning Channel (MLC) is a statewide public television partnership offering instructional content to support the education of students and to provide alternative resources for families and teachers.
WCMU and PBS have curated FREE, standards-aligned videos, interactives, lesson plans, and more for teachers like you.
We believe that the greatest teachers ignite a love of learning and a sense of possibility that motivates students to reach their full potential.