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(REFERENCE COPY - Not for submission) Children's Television Programming Report

FRN:
0026907345
File Number:
CPR-147705
Submit Date:
10/28/2013
Call Sign:
KVMM-CD
Facility ID:
18741
City:
SANTA BARBARA
State:
CA
Service:
Digital Class A
Purpose:
Children's TV Programming Report
Status:
Received
Status Date:
10/28/2013
Filing Status:
Active



Report reflects information for : Third Quarter of 2013

General Information

Section Question Response
Attachments Are attachments (other than associated schedules) being filed with this application?

Applicant Information

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Applicant Name, Type, and Contact Information

Applicant Address Phone Email Applicant Type

Contact Representatives (0)

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Contact Name Address Phone Email Contact Type

Children's Television Information

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Section Question Response
Station Type Station Type Independent
Affiliated network Tr3s
Nielsen DMA Santa Barb-Santa Maria-San Luis
Web Home Page Address

Digital Core Programming

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Question Response
State the average number of hours of Core Programming per week broadcast by the station on its main program stream 4.0
State the average number of hours per week of free over-the-air digital video programming broadcast by the station on other than its main program stream 168.0
State the average number of hours per week of Core Programming broadcast by the station on other than its main program stream. See 47 C.F.R. Section 73.671: 3.0
Does the Licensee provide information identifying each Core Program aired on its station, including an indication of the target child audience, to publishers of program guides as required by 47 C.F.R. Section 73.673? Yes
Does the Licensee certify that at least 50% of the Core Programming counted toward meeting the additional programming guideline (applied to free video programming aired on other than the main Yes No program stream) did not consist of program episodes that had already aired within the previous seven days either on the station's main program stream or on another of the station's free digital program streams? Yes

Digital Core Programs(5)

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Digital Core Program (1 of 5) Response
Program Title NASA Connect (on 41.1 from and after 9/11/2013)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sat. and Sun., 7:00am-7:30am, 7:30am-8:00am, 8:00am-8:30am
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 18
Total times aired
Number of Preemptions 0
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience 12 years to 15 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. NASA CONNECT is an inquiry-based and standards-based, Emmy award-winning series of programs designed to enhance the learning of math, science and technology concepts. The programs seek to engage children by establishing a "connection" between the mathematics, science, and technology concepts taught in the classroom to those used every day by NASA researchers. By demonstrating processes of creativity, critical thinking, and problem-solving skills, NASA CONNECT enhances and enriches mathematics, science, and technology education.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (2 of 5) Response
Program Title Allegra's Window (on 41.1 through 9/10/2013)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Mon. 7:00am-7:30am, 7:30am-8:00am; Wed., 7:00am-7:30am, 7:30am-8:00am; Fri., 7:00am-7:30am
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 52
Total times aired
Number of Preemptions 0
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience 2 years to 5 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Allegra's Window is an early childhood vehicle that introduces youngsters from the ages of 2 1/2 to 5 to the adventures of a young pre-schooler by the name of Allegra. The show explores basic life lessons for pre-schoolers. Allegra's exploits take her into the world of making new friends, becoming more grown up and mature, and identifying and verbalizing the feelings and emotions that are experienced by this demographic. The underlying themes of the show incorporate musical concepts and terms with characters, situations, and original songs. The component of expressing yourself through song offers both a charming and instructional tool for youngsters to begin to identify with the main characters and express their own feelings.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (3 of 5) Response
Program Title NASA Connect (on 41.2 from and after 9/1/2013)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sat. and Sun., 7:00am-7:30am, 7:30am-8:00am, 8:00am-8:30am
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 27
Total times aired
Number of Preemptions 0
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience 12 years to 15 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. NASA CONNECT is an inquiry-based and standards-based, Emmy award-winning series of programs designed to enhance the learning of math, science and technology concepts. The programs seek to engage children by establishing a "connection" between the mathematics, science, and technology concepts taught in the classroom to those used every day by NASA researchers. By demonstrating processes of creativity, critical thinking, and problem-solving skills, NASA CONNECT enhances and enriches mathematics, science, and technology education.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (4 of 5) Response
Program Title NASA Connect (on 41.2 through 8/31/2013)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Mon.- Sat.,7:00am-7:30am
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 54
Total times aired
Number of Preemptions 0
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience 12 years to 15 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. NASA CONNECT is an inquiry-based and standards-based, Emmy award-winning series of programs designed to enhance the learning of math, science and technology concepts. The programs seek to engage children by establishing a "connection" between the mathematics, science, and technology concepts taught in the classroom to those used every day by NASA researchers. By demonstrating processes of creativity, critical thinking, and problem-solving skills, NASA CONNECT enhances and enriches mathematics, science, and technology education.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (5 of 5) Response
Program Title Gullah Gullah Island (on 41.1 through 9/10/2013)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Tues. 7:00am-7:30am, 7:30am-8:00am; Thur. 7:00am-7:30am
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 32
Total times aired
Number of Preemptions 0
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience 3 years to 7 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Gullah Gullah Island is a charming show designed for pre-schoolers. Each episode offers a mixture of curriculum-based and social learning for young children ages 3-7. Episodes usually address an overarching theme accompanied with a series of play songs designed to reinforce the learning concepts. The program offers strong educational messages for young children in terms of social learning, focusing on relationships, accepting responsibility, and learning about the environment. The show involves a family on an island called Gullah Gullah. The program includes a nuclear family and an extended family. The show also includes a fantasy character called Binyah Binyah who offers additional storylines involving pets, responsibility and friendships.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Non-Core Educational and Informational Programming (0)

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Sponsored Core Programming (0)

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Liaison Contact

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Question Response
Does the Licensee publicize the existence and location of the station's Children's Television Programming Reports (FCC 398) as required by 47 C.F.R. Section 73.3526(e)(11)(iii)? Yes
Name of children's programming liaison Maritza Perez
Address 14450 Commerce Way
City Miami Lakes
State FL
Zip 33016
Telephone Number 305-863-5711
Email Address m.perez@herobroadcasting.com
Include any other comments or information you want the Commission to consider in evaluating your compliance with the Children's Television Act (or use this space for supplemental explanations). This may include information on any other noncore educational and informational programming that you aired this quarter or plan to air during the next quarter, or any existing or proposed non-broadcast efforts that will enhance the educational and informational value of such programming to children. See 47 C.F.R. Section 73.671, NOTES 2 and 3. In addition to airing the core programming as described above, the station airs public service announcements that have a significant purpose of educating and informing children (e.g., public service announcements related to children's health issues and the importance of education). On the evening of September 10, 2013, the station commenced new programming on its main program stream, channel 41.1. As part of the transition to the new programming, the station cannot be certain that program guides were notified of the new Core Programming.

Other Matters (1)

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Other Matters (1 of 1) Response
Program Title NASA Connect (on 41.1 and 41.2)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sat. and Sun., 7:00am-7:30am, 7:30am-8:00am, 8:00am-8:30am
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 78
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience from 12 years to 15 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. NASA CONNECT is an inquiry-based and standards-based, Emmy award-winning series of programs designed to enhance the learning of math, science and technology concepts. The programs seek to engage children by establishing a "connection" between the mathematics, science, and technology concepts taught in the classroom to those used every day by NASA researchers. By demonstrating processes of creativity, critical thinking, and problem-solving skills, NASA CONNECT enhances and enriches mathematics, science, and technology education.

Certification

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Question Response

The undersigned certifies that he or she is (a) the party filing the Children's Television Programming, or an officer, director, member, partner, trustee, authorized employee, or other individual or duly elected or appointed official who is authorized to sign on behalf of the party filing the Children's Television Programming; or (b) an attorney qualified to practice before the Commission under 47 C.F.R. Section 1.23(a), who is authorized to represent the party filing the Children's Television Programming, and who further certifies that he or she has read the document; that to the best of his or her knowledge, information,and belief there is good ground to support it; and that it is not interposed for delay.

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Viacom International Inc.


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