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A hit with Canadian parents, TVOKids takes home the inaugural YMA Parents’ Award

At last night’s Youth Media Alliance Awards, TVOKids took home four awards, recognizing the media organization’s creativity and excellence in children’s educational programming. In addition to receiving two awards for co-produced programming, TVO was celebrated by the Youth Media Alliance with wins recognizing excellence for in-house content geared toward young learners and school-aged children. As the “most trusted” and “most educational” media …

Don’t cut TVO: poll

Given the chance, a wide majority (68%) of voters would advise Premier Kathleen Wynne to maintain or increase funding to TVOntario in the upcoming provincial budget while one-in-four would recommend cuts to the provincial public broadcaster, according to a new Forum poll released this morning.

TVO and CAMH present Mental Health Matters Week, an in-depth exploration of the state of mental health in society, May 6-12

For the second year in a row, TVO, in association with the Centre for Addiction and Mental Health (CAMH), present Mental Health Matters May 6 to 12. TVO will utilize its full suite of digital resources including on air and online content, along with an in-community event to raise awareness about and encourage informed discourse around mental health issues.

TVO marks Earth Day with new episodes of GreenHeroes

On Monday April 22 from 7 – 8 pm, TVO celebrates Earth Day with the world broadcast premiere of two new episodes from the multi-platform series GreenHeroes. Produced by CineFocus Canada in association with TVO, GreenHeroes profiles eco-crusaders from all walks of life, chronicling their green epiphanies, the changes they’ve made and the actions they’ve taken in the name of improving lives and protecting the natural world. The two episodes, …

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TVOKids and TIFF Kids celebrate a love of digital learning and creativity at the TIFF Kids digiPlaySpace, March 9 – April 21

Exploring the latest in digital media, TVOKids celebrates a love of new technology, creativity and film at the TIFF Kids digiPlaySpace™ (March 9 – April 21) and TIFF Kids International Film Festival™ (April 9 – 21). Kids can play TVOKids’ newest fun and educational children’s apps in the digiPlaySpace. The learning continues with the premiere of episodes from favourite TVOKids series Dino Dan: Trek’s …