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Learn about quality programs that parents and children can watch together. Discover how to keep your family safe and healthy. ThinkBright & Well TV provides you with programs that matter to your family!

Talking with Your Kids About the News

At every age and stage, children are affected by what's happening in the news, whether parents share this information or shield them from it - because the news is everywhere.


Discover how TV, movies, advertising, computers and video games can shape your child's development and what you can do to create a media-literate household.


Parents Guide

Media can have a tremendous influence on family life. Consider that 99 percent of U.S. homes have a television. Ninety-eight percent have radios, and 69 percent have computers. It's hard to imagine life without media, and it's important to consider the messages sent. The messages educate, but what do they teach our children?

POV: American Promise

This film spans 13 years as Joe Brewster and Michele Stephenson, middle-class African-American parents in Brooklyn, N.Y.., turn their cameras on their son, Idris, and his best friend, Seun, who make their way through one of the most prestigious private schools in the country. Chronicling the boys' divergent paths from kindergarten through high school graduation at Manhattan's Dalton School, this documentary presents complicated truths about America's struggle to come of age on issues of race, class and opportunity.

September 23, 2014 at 6 pm

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