Beginning Thursday, March 26, the Mid-South news leader, WMC Action News 5, will broadcast Shelby County Schools’ teacher lessons on its multicast station Bounce. Bounce is broadcast over the air on channel 5.2 and on Comcast Cable channel 906. The daily broadcast schedule will include SCS produced Pre-K through 12th grade lessons, activities and resources aligned to the same standards and assignments students would normally be working on at this point in the school year. The lessons focus on English/Language Arts (ELA), Science and Math. As the lessons are archived, students and families will have unlimited access to a video library. View the full press release from WMC-TV and Shelby County Schools HERE.
Starting Monday, April 6th, Memphis’ PBS Station, WKNO, will deliver two hours of programming with high-quality instructional content from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. CST. Four hours of content will also be streamed overnight, which viewers can watch live or record. The Tennessee Department of Education secured a partnership with the state’s PBS stations to deliver daily instructional content for Tennessee students during COVID-19 school closures. This partnership will provide all students with access to daily learning opportunities right in their own homes. View the full press release about this partnership HERE.