EDU Hero

WQED Education is bringing the classroom — and the fun  to you! Watch and learn with our collection of stay-at-home videos full of stories, activities, cooking, and more!

Writer's Contest: Beautiful Bella

Liz K. reads you a wonderful story about a very kind butterfly. You can even make your own beautiful butterfly!

Marble Run Craft

Watch as WQED EDU's Gina, Vin, and Mark the Engineer figure out how to make their marbles RUN!

Writer's Contest: Grandma Pig's Pizza

Liz K reads a story written by Nikolai, a 2014 Writer's Contest winner, followed by a recipe for trail mix!

Writer's Contest: Henry's First Itch

Hear a wonderful story written by our good friend, Elly- a winning story from the 2015 WQED Writer's Contest.

Writer's Contest: Super Magnet

Liz. K. is reading an award-winning story from our 2018 Writer's Contest! Followed by a fun magnet activity!

Writer's Contest: Blades the Skate

WQED EDU team member, Liz K., reads this delightful Pittsburgh story followed by a complimenting, fun activity!

Backyard Bird Feeder

Bri M., from WQED EDU, with the help of her daughters, walk you through creating a bird feeder from upcylced materials from around your house.

Nature Cat Activities

Cathy C., Director of Education Programs, has a fun, educational activity that you can do at home with your little ones!

Family Style

WQED Education is your classroom at home, even in the kitchen!


Our favorite kitchen due is back, and up early, to make two delicious breakfast snacks with you!


Sam and Sofia show you how to make two of their favorite quick and tasty treats!

Chicken Noodle Soup

Some foods are just good for the soul. And with that in mind, Sam & Sofia are back with their spin on a comfort food classic!

Pasta Fagioli

Our favorite kitchen duo, Sam and Sofia, are back! And this time, Sofia is preparing Pasta Fagioli!

No-Knead Bread

We know you'll absoutely love this no-fuss, no-knead bread recipe! Download Recipe