14-year-old video journalist Colton Clement reports from the Snowball 2015 Wild Kratts PBSKIDS! event at Mountain Lake PBS in Plattsburgh, NY. All who attended had a great time but don’t take our word for it. The kids in this video say it best!more »
Thanks to all the PBS Kids! and families who attended our Snowball 2015 Wild Kratts station event on Friday, February 27th, 2015. A great time was had by all! Check out a short video and photos from guest photographer John Mulvihill. more »
Mar 6, 2015 2:49 PM Arts & Culture
A fun morning of a movie and some holiday activities -- making ornaments, a photo booth, decorating cookies and some candy cane science experiments! more »
Dec 6, 2014 12:01 PM Learn
IMPACTT founder, Joha Battin gives students the opportunity to envision their future career by placing them in their field of interest. This approach has encouraged students on the verge of dropping out of high school. Tune in September 27, at 11am. more »
Sep 3, 2014 2:51 PM Learn
Journey into Reading Founder, Alice Sample gives children an opportunity to enter school prepared to read. Through her organization she gives free books to children whose parents may not be able to afford it. Tune in September 27, at 11 am. more »
Sep 3, 2014 2:40 PM Learn
Thrive Founder, John Jablonski has the mission to help kids graduate at every stage. His organization charted a roadmap of competencies and experiences to ensure kids were successful from cradle to career. Tune in September 27, at 11 am. more »
Sep 3, 2014 3:12 PM Learn
College For Every Student founder, Rick Dalton has been helping teenagers graduate high school. His organization helps young people of all ages explore their higher education options. Tune in September 27, at 11 am. more »
Sep 3, 2014 3:28 PM Learn
Mountain Lake PBS honored the winners of its annual PBS Kids Go! Writers Contest with a celebration on May 20th. Congratulations to the winners! more »
Jul 7, 2014 7:24 PM PBS KIDS Writers Contest
Hear inspiring leaders on the topic of learning in this TED project hosted by John Legend. more »
May 10, 2013 9:46 AM Watch
Today’s global economy needs a more educated workforce and that is changing how we look at secondary education. A new kind of school is taking shape in the North Country connecting students directly to college and employers more »
Apr 14, 2014 8:14 AM News
Watch the full discussion on the new Common Core Standards, featuring a live audience, New York State Education Commissioner John King and New York State Board of Regents Chancellor Merryl Tisch. more »
Nov 21, 2013 6:23 PM News
This video from PBS Newshour Extra explores the implementation of the Common Core Standards. more »
Thom Hallock moderates a forum on the role of higher education in the economic vitality of Northern New York. more »
Sep 29, 2013 11:50 AM Learn
Paul Larson sits down with Director of Outreach and Education Jane Owens to discuss Mountain Lake PBS's education initiatives. more »
Feb 2, 2013 9:24 AM Learn
A series of videos that explain New York State's Common Core Curriculum in ELA & Literacy more »
The Career Crosswalks website collects career and technical education videos and resources designed for students and educators.
Resources for Teachers and Parents
STEM experiments to do at home!
Mountain Lake PBS invites children to explore new ideas and new worlds related to science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) on-air, online, and in the community.
Exploring the wild, weird, and wondrous Adirondack Mountains and the people who call them home.
- The Adirondack Mountain Village of Saranac Lake Remembers Its Curative Past
- Catch Our Drift: Why Adirondackers Love Winter, Sort Of
- Fifty Beds, Two Lakes, And An Otter: Bartlett's Hotel In Its Heyday, 1854-1894
- Intervale Lowlands: Biologist Larry Master Re-Wilds 135 Acres Near Lake Placid
- What Does The Moose Say?
- Adirondack Exercise Club
- Dirt, Food, and Friends: Fledging Crow Farm Celebrates The Harvest
- Asleep Beneath The Sod: Saranac Lake's Historic Pine Ridge Cemetery
- Slimed! Adirondack Kids Love Amphibians!