Best Educational TV Shows for Kids

If you like your kids to learn a thing or two during their time in front of the TV, then be sure to check out these educational TV shows. From classics like Sesame Street to newer favorites like Sid the Science Kid, there’s no shortage of smart — and fun — shows out there for kids.
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AGE 2
TV: Mickey Mouse Clubhouse
Where to watch: Disney Channel
Fun and learning abound in this mouse’s house.

AGE 2

TV: Mr. Rogers’ Neighborhood
Where to watch: PBS
The best model for responsible behavior on TV.

AGE 3

TV: The Cat in the Hat Knows a Lot About That
Where to watch: PBS kids
Funny feline makes natural science fun for kids.

AGE 3

TV: Sesame Street
Where to watch: PBS
Come and play on everyone’s favorite street.

AGE 4

TV: Sid the Science Kid
Where to watch: PBS kids
Boy’s queries get kids curious about the world.

AGE 5
TV: Cyberchase
Where to watch: PBS
Problem-solving cyber-adventures for kids.

AGE 5

TV: The Electric Company
Where to watch: PBS
Excellent update of ’70s classic makes English lessons fun.

AGE 6
TV: Design Squad Nation
Where to watch: PBS kids
Kids’ building projects are smart fun for curious families.

AGE 7

TV: Where on Earth Is Carmen Sandiego?
Where to watch: The Hub
Smart series teaches kids about geography, world cultures.

AGE 7

TV: Nature
Where to watch: PBS
Stunning glimpses of our natural world.

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