The Learning Neighborhood is an innovative model of community engagement, led by your local PBS station and community partners who understand the assets and needs of their local neighborhoods.
KBTC Public Television and its partners collaborate to distribute innovative and effective multi-platform learning tools to children, families, and educators.
The Learning Neighborhood offers culturally relevant educational experiences that acknowledge and respect the cultural values and traditions of their families. These programs aim to strengthen bonds with the Latinx community and provide essential academic and career-related skills.
KBTC Public Television's Learning Neighborhood is using Ready to Learn resources and PBS KIDS programs to connect with Spanish-speaking children residing in East Pierce County
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LATINX FAMILIES IN EAST PIERCE COUNTY
Families are an integral part of The Learning Neighborhood since they understand the needs and desires of their own community and we are listening to them.
Here is how The Learning Neighborhood is Supporting the Latinx Community of East Pierce County?
Offering culturally responsive programming that reflects the diversity and values of the Latinx community
Empowering families to become advocates for their own cultural needs within the broader community
Encouraging intergenerational connection through activities that promote family participation and communication
Developing partnerships with local Latinx organizations and community leaders to ensure the programming meets the needs of the community
Fostering a safe and welcoming environment where families can connect and build relationships
Building connections between school, home, and community
"We need more programs like yours that centers the family needs and culture."