PSTV has created a multimedia meet-up space where students can learn about a multitude of media opportunities that are available. Here you will learn about film festivals, educational programs available from industry partners, workshops, internships and much more.
We are seeking Camera Operators, Directors, Producer and Editors for this amazing project.
Bop & Swing allows children in Pre-School and Kindergarten to learn about jazz in creative ways, while reinforcing skills learned in the classroom. Jazz music, dance, and an age-appropriate amount of historical context makes this fun and engaging hands-on instruction. New this year, the Kimmel Center’s Education Department and PSTV are now looking to create a series of Educational videos that benefits pre-school age children through a series of distance learning videos. Email – Swolfe@philasd.org
For Kids by Kids. Help the Kimmel Center’s professional staff create Educational videos while gaining great experience.
PSTV Studio Production Classes – Interested in learning studio production. You will learn the in’s and out’s of working in a control room environment, producing and directing a show, working on an audio board and much more. This program runs for 8 weeks every Tues. from 4-6PM at PSTV Studios. Starting Oct. 16 – December 12th. To Apply you must submit application.
PSTV Correspondents – PSTV is thrilled to start it first student-reporting program. During this program students will learn all aspects of being a Correspondent from writing micro segments, to producing, creating, and editing the final projects as well as distribution of their work. Segments will revolve around highlighting students and schools. This program is a year long program that will begin Monday October 16. – May 21, every Monday from 4-6P, with 4 official training sessions. To Apply you must submit application.
WHYY Education Highlights
- PBS Learning Media PBS Learning Media is the next generation digital media service for pre-K – 16 educators. Bringing together the BEST of public media to enable teachers to be more effective, PBS LearningMedia provides educators with dynamic and engaging digital resources and professional development support. And it’s FREE!
- Digital Media Courses for Educators at WHYY Educators participating in professional development courses learn methods for implementing 21st Century Learning Skills in their classrooms. They learn to help their students create digital media and receive tips for integrating those skills into existing curricula and project-based learning approaches.
- WHYY I Like This Book This initiative from WHYY, sponsored by Harriet and Larry Weiss, encourages children in kindergarten through 12th grade to share their thoughts about a favorite book. If selected, your student or child could star in a 60-second spot on WHYY-TV, talking about “WHYY I Like This Book.”
- American Graduate Let’s Make it Happen is a public media initiative supported by the Corporation for Public Broadcasting (CPB) to improve high school graduation rates. Public TV and radio stations in 36 states are working with community partners to generate understanding and action regarding the dropout crisis
PROGRAMS AT PHILLYCAM
W.E Wednesday’s (Year-round. No sign-up required)
A day to focus on future goals while building community connections with other youth. This could look like working on vision boards, learning a new DIY skill, attending and event or having group discussions. Relaxed relationship building through self-discovery.
When: Wednesdays 4pm-6pm
Video: Focused Flicks Crew (Sign-up required)
Become DSLR and Première certified; Create a monthly show; Learn to use cameras; Learn basic editing and Scriptwriting
Lounge & Chill (No sign up required)
When: FRIDAYS 2-6