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KQED Education 

KQED serves the people of Northern California with a community-supported alternative to commercial media, providing citizens with the knowledge they need to make informed decisions; convening community dialogue; bringing the arts to everyone; and engaging audiences to share their stories. KQED takes people of all ages on journeys of exploration-exposing them to new people, places and ideas. KQED Education helps students and teachers thrive in 21st century classrooms by providing multimedia resources and training.

Find more KQED Education resources by visiting our website www.kqed.org/education

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Beatboxing with Rashidi Omari
  • Music
  • 3-5, MS, HS
Rashidi Omari is a performance artist, writer and educator at Destiny Arts Center in Oakland, CA. We stopped by his dance studio where he gave us a...
Graphic Novels with Thien Pham
  • Visual arts
  • 3-5, MS, HS
Thien Pham is one of the funniest and most dedicated graphic artists in the Bay Area. His new book is about an aspiring Sumo wrestler. We talk to...
The Physics of Baseball
  • Forces and Motion
  • High School
California State Board of Education
Why does a curve ball curve? Where is the best spot on a bat to hit a baseball? At UC Berkeley, a team of undergrads is experimenting with velocity,...
Making Stencils with Mike Shine
  • Visual arts
  • 3-5, MS, HS
Meet Bay Area artist Mike Shine and a group of young artists, and follow along as they create their own stencils.
Painting Current Events with Sandow Birk
  • Visual arts
  • 3-5, MS, HS
Catch up with Los Angeles artist Sandow Birk, who describes several of his recent projects, including a hand-transcribed and illustrated project...
Cartoon Style with Sirron Norris
  • Visual arts
  • 3-5, MS, HS
Meet San Francisco artist Sirron Norris, who discusses his public and commercial art projects. Learn more about Sirron, and follow along as he...
Drawing in Perspective with Sirron Norris
  • Visual arts
  • 3-5, MS, HS
Follow along and add a new skill to your artist toolbox as Sirron Norris demonstrates how to draw faces from three different perspectives: Looking up...
Drawing Cartoons with Emotion with Sirron Norris
  • Visual arts
  • 3-5, MS, HS
Follow along as Sirron Norris demonstrates how to draw different emotions on cartoon character faces. See how subtle changes make a big difference...
Stencils on the Street with Mike Shine
  • Visual arts
  • 3-5, MS, HS
Mike Shine's interests range from surfing to carnivals and his approach to art-making manifests as immersive installations. Shine has recently...
Hip-Hop Elements with Rashidi Omari
  • Music
  • 3-5, MS, HS
Hip-hop has been an outlet to help Rashidi Omari deal with life's challenges. We stopped by his studio to learn more about this dynamic artist, and...