SOUTH FLORIDA PBS ANNOUNCES LAUNCH OF NEW 24/7 CHILDREN'S CHANNEL
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Miami-Florida- South Florida PBS launched the new 24/7 children’s services on January 16th, 2017. Families will be able to watch South Florida PBS Kids anytime on Channels 2.4 and 42.4 or Comcast 200 and 205 (Miami-Dade and Broward) and 202 (Palm Beaches) or on the PBS Kids Video app: http://pbskids.org/apps/pbs-kids-video.html
South Florida PBS will be broadcasting PBS KIDS shows 24 hours a day and offering a live stream, making it easy for children to watch their favorite series during primetime and other after-school hours when viewing among families is high. Viewers will be able to watch the station-branded live stream through pbskids.org and on the PBS KIDS Video App, which is available on a variety of mobile devices, tablets and over-the-top platforms such as Roku, Apple TV, Amazon Fire TV, Android TV, Xbox One and Chromecast.
“The new South Florida PBS Kids is one of several new education initiatives South Florida PBS is launching this year. We are actively addressing the needs of our communities and community members—across a range of ages. Our educational content has been proven effective for learning. It has helped millions of pre-school aged children, including those who cannot afford to attend pre-school, get ready to learn and succeed in primary school,” stated CEO of South Florida PBS, Dolores Sukdheo.
The live stream complements on-demand clips and full episodes, which will continue to be available for free on the PBS KIDS Video App and streaming via pbskids.org.
About South Florida PBS
South Florida PBS, Florida’s largest public media company, which includes Public Broadcasting stations WXEL-TV, serving the Palm Beaches and WPBT2, serving Miami-Dade and Broward counties. South Florida PBS connects organizations and institutions across our region and preserves South Florida's history. Leading the way in this global society, South Florida PBS serves diverse communities from Key West to the Sebastian Inlet and from the Atlantic Ocean west to Lake Okeechobee. South Florida PBS is committed to creating and presenting unique arts, education and cultural heritage programming, and serves as a model for telling unique local stories across a variety of digital media platforms.