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September 2014
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(REFERENCE COPY - Not for submission) Children's Television Programming Report

FRN:
0024376113
File Number:
CPR-170228
Submit Date:
07/07/2015
Call Sign:
WATL
Facility ID:
22819
City:
ATLANTA
State:
GA
Service:
Full Service Television
Purpose:
Children's TV Programming Report
Status:
Received
Status Date:
07/07/2015
Filing Status:
Active



Report reflects information for : Second Quarter of 2015

General Information

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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 Network Affiliation
Affiliated network MY NETWORK
Nielsen DMA Atlanta
Web Home Page Address www.myatltv.com

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 3.0
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 336.0
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: 6.0
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(11)

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Digital Core Program (1 of 11) Response
Program Title FAMILY STYLE WITH CHEF JEFF (Antenna 36.3)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SAT 12N-1230P 4/4-6/27/15
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
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 13 years to 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. This E/I series teaches viewers how making the right choices in the kitchen can lead to life-changing experiences for the entire family. Each episode features interesting and valuable health and nutrition information as viewers also learn how to cook healthier versions of some of our favorite dishes. Family Style uses unique structural components to help young viewers retain and reflect on important and current health-related information. The series also features nutrition quizzes, health tips, and Chef Jeff's own positive reinforcement. The goal of the series is to help young viewers make well-informed choices about their eating habits, nutrition, and health.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (2 of 11) Response
Program Title SAFARI TRACKS (Bounce 36.2)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SAT 1130A-12P 4/4-6/27/15
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Total times aired 26
Number of Preemptions 0
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled 2
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience 13 years to 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Safari Tracks, a program broadcast on the station's digital multicast channel (36.2), is a program with content grounded in the natural world and uses an approach that, while entertaining to a young audience, highlights the informational and educational aspects of the animal kingdom in the given environment of Africa. Viewers receive topic points that help build the ethical decision-making necessary to becoming a citizen of the planet.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (3 of 11) Response
Program Title CULTURE CLICK (Bounce 36.2)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SAT 10-1030A, 4/4-6/27/15
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
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 13 years to 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Culture Click is a weekly half-hour series that explores the relationship between cultural events and every-day life. Developed and produced for viewers aged 13-16, Culture Click analyzes topics that are trending on the internet and provides insight and perspective on issues that shape our society.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (4 of 11) Response
Program Title ANIMAL ATLAS (Bounce 36.2)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SAT 11A 4/4-6/27/15
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
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 13 years to 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Animal Atlas is an educational half-hour wildlife program that introduces young viewers to every kind of animal imaginable from the Americas, Africa, Asia, Australia, and everywhere in between. The show promotes a better understanding of how various animal species live and what they need to survive. The show looks at how family units operate, from a community of thousands of prairie dogs, to a pride of lions, to a school of fish, and certain episodes also explore animal features such as diet, locomotion, adaptation, and how animals take care of their young. Along the way, Animal Atlas educates young viewers about endangered species and provides information on how to support wildlife conservation. For a population of young viewers attuned to the importance of going "green," Animal Atlas is not only entertaining, it is culturally relevant and important.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (5 of 11) Response
Program Title LIVE LIFE AND WIN (Bounce 36.2)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SAT 1030-11AM; SUN 10-1030A 4/4-6/28/15
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 26
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 13 years to 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. The series features inspirational segments and teen success stories of character and personal determination in the arts, school, sports, and community; considers topics such as social responsibility and justice, perseverance, leadership, academic achievement, volunteerism, and life skills such as the importance of exercise and nutrition.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (6 of 11) Response
Program Title THE REAL WINNING EDGE 36.1
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SUN 12N-1230P 4/5-6/28/15
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
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 13 years to 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Since learning by observing others is the basic way humans learn to make behavior judgments, The Real Winning Edge series seeks to expose youth to other youth who have consistently made the behavior choices that have helped them have a greater sense of internal significance and acceptance, resulting in a more self-directed personality. They are more able to negotiate the "challenges" inherent in life. The youth profiled in the series are chosen for their adoptions of pro-social values and principles that have become the ethos of their behavior. Thus the characteristics demonstrated by the stories of these youth give rise to adherence to these sound choices that have given them the "real winning edge" to life, such as: 1)discovering where their talents lie and their pursuit of developing that "gift" 2) developing an appreciation for honesty as a fundamental part of social responsibility to others 3) developing a sense of self-discipline by learning to balance school work with social activities and friends and developing their sense of mission and purpose in life, and 4) developing a sense of internal acceptance that allows them to stand against activities such as substance abuse, violence, promiscuity, etc., that can hurt themselves as well as others.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (7 of 11) Response
Program Title THE COOLEST PLACES ON EARTH (Antenna 36.3)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SAT 11-1130A 4/4-6/27/15
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
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 13 years to 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. This series takes young viewers on a journey of discovery to the most astonishing places on the planet - cities, festivals, landmarks and jaw-dropping works of nature - exploring each location's history and culture. Each episode showcases three specific locations and delivers fast-paced, engaging information that's a perfect match for the 21st century learner. The series is packed with facts about history, geography, and culture. The goal of the series is to provide young viewers with the inspiration and information to better understand and appreciate the culturally and geographically diverse world around them.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (8 of 11) Response
Program Title ON THE SPOT (Antenna 36.3)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SAT 1130A-12N 4/4-6/27/15
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
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 13 years to 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. On the Spot uses an entertaining on-the-street format to test how well young people know the information contained in the Common Core State Standards Initiative, an attempt to set a national curriculum to bridge the standards gap between states. Then, On the Spot explains the answer to each question. On the Spot challenges viewers to recall middle and high school knowledge about history, science, math, English, second languages, health, geography, art, music, and technology, and then teaches them the answer.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (9 of 11) Response
Program Title THE REAL WINNING EDGE (Bounce 36.2)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SUN 1030-11AM 4/5-6/28/15
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
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 13 years to 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Since learning by observing others is the basic way humans learn to make behavior judgments, The Real Winning Edge series seeks to expose youth to other youth who have consistently made the behavior choices that have helped them have a greater sense of internal significance and acceptance, resulting in a more self-directed personality. They are more able to negotiate the "challenges" inherent in life. The youth profiled in the series are chosen for their adoptions of pro-social values and principles that have become the ethos of their behavior. Thus the characteristics demonstrated by the stories of these youth give rise to adherence to these sound choices that have given them the "real winning edge" to life, such as: 1)discovering where their talents lie and their pursuit of developing that "gift" 2) developing an appreciation for honesty as a fundamental part of social responsibility to others 3) developing a sense of self-discipline by learning to balance school work with social activities and friends and developing their sense of mission and purpose in life, and 4) developing a sense of internal acceptance that allows them to stand against activities such as substance abuse, violence, promiscuity, etc., that can hurt themselves as well as others.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (10 of 11) Response
Program Title ANIMAL ATLAS (Antenna TV 36.3)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SAT 10A, 1030A, 1230P 4/4-6/27/15
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 39
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 13 years to 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Animal Atlas is an educational half-hour wildlife program that introduces young viewers to every kind of animal imaginable from the Americas, Africa, Asia, Australia, and everywhere in between. The show promotes a better understanding of how various animal species live and what they need to survive. The show looks at how family units operate, from a community of thousands of prairie dogs, to a pride of lions, to a school of fish, and certain episodes also explore animal features such as diet, locomotion, adaptation, and how animals take care of their young. Along the way, Animal Atlas educates young viewers about endangered species and provides information on how to support wildlife conservation. For a population of young viewers attuned to the importance of going "green," Animal Atlas is not only entertaining, it is culturally relevant and important.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (11 of 11) Response
Program Title EDGEMONT 36.1
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled M-F 7-730AM 4/1-6/30/15
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 65
Total times aired 66
Number of Preemptions 0
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled 1
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience 13 years to 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Edgemont is a television series originally produced by Canada's public broadcaster, CBC, for teenage viewers. Each 30-minute episode portrays the everyday lives of students of the AC McKinley Secondary School in the fictitious suburban town of Edgemont. The series is designed to entertain its youth audience and also to inform and educate these viewers about issues that arise in school and at home. Storylines focus on the social and emotional challenges that every secondary school student faces, from forming and maintaining friendships and romantic attachments, to ethical and moral choices and family relationships. The programs illustrate the possible consequences of choices that these viewers may face, and these outcomes provide "life lessons" that are shown plainly to the teen audience. Edgemont further benefits its viewers by opening dialogue with peers and potentially also parents and educators regarding the topics portrayed in the series.
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 Wendy Jones
Address One Monroe Place
City Atlanta
State GA
Zip 30324
Telephone Number 404-885-7626
Email Address wejones@11alive.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. Because Station (WATL) ceased analog operations and converted to digital-only operations prior to the start of the reporting period, Questions 7(b) and 7(c) are no longer applicable.

Other Matters (18)

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Other Matters (1 of 18) Response
Program Title AWESOME ADVENTURES (36.1)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled MON 830-9A 8/31-9/28/15
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 5
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience from 13 years to 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Awesome Adventures is an outdoor adventure series for teens that features a host and two teens going on incredible journeys all over the world. The destinations and activities are diverse, from snowboarding down the Alps in Switzerland, to visiting a rain forest in Costa Rica.
Other Matters (2 of 18) Response
Program Title CULTURE CLICK (36.2 Bounce)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SAT, 10A-1030A 7/4-9/26/152
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience from 13 years to 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Culture Click is a weekly half-hour series that explores the relationship between cultural events and every-day life. Developed and produced for viewers aged 13-16, Culture Click analyzes topics that are trending on the internet and provides insight and perspective on issues that shape our society.
Other Matters (3 of 18) Response
Program Title THE REAL WINNING EDGE (36.2 Bounce)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SUN 1030-11A 7/5-9/27/15
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience from 13 years to 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Since learning by observing others is the basic way humans learn to make behavior judgments, The Real Winning Edge series seeks to expose youth to other youth who have consistently made the behavior choices that have helped them have a greater sense of internal significance and acceptance, resulting in a more self-directed personality. They are more able to negotiate the "challenges" inherent in life. The youth profiled in the series are chosen for their adoptions of pro-social values and principles that have become the ethos of their behavior. Thus the characteristics demonstrated by the stories of these youth give rise to adherence to these sound choices that have given them the "real winning edge" to life, such as:1)discovering where their talents lie and their pursuit of developing that "gift" 2) developing an appreciation for honesty as a fundamental part of social responsibility to others3) developing a sense of self-discipline by learning to balance school work with social activities and friends and developing their sense of mission and purpose in life, and 4) developing a sense of internal acceptance that allows them to stand against activities such as substance abuse, violence, promiscuity, etc., that can hurt themselves as well as others.
Other Matters (4 of 18) Response
Program Title ANIMAL ATLAS (36.2 Bounce)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SAT, 11-1130A 7/4-9/26/15
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience from 13 years to 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Animal Atlas is an educational half-hour wildlife program that introduces young viewers to every kind of animal imaginable from the Americas, Africa, Asia, Australia, and everywhere in between. The show promotes a better understanding of how various animal species live and what they need to survive. The show looks at how family units operate, from a community of thousands of prairie dogs, to a pride of lions, to a school of fish, and certain episodes also explore animal features such as diet, locomotion, adaptation, and how animals take care of their young. Along the way, Animal Atlas educates young viewers about endangered species and provides information on how to support wildlife conservation. For a population of young viewers attuned to the importance of going "green," Animal Atlas is not only entertaining, it is culturally relevant and important.
Other Matters (5 of 18) Response
Program Title ON THE SPOT (36.3 Antenna)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SAT 1130A-12N 7/4-9/26/15
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience from 13 years to 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. On the Spot uses an entertaining on-the-street format to test how well young people know the information contained in the Common Core State Standards Initiative, an attempt to set a national curriculum to bridge the standards gap between states. Then, On the Spot explains the answer to each question. On the Spot challenges viewers to recall middle and high school knowledge about history, science, math, English, second languages, health, geography, art, music and technology, and then teaches them the answer.
Other Matters (6 of 18) Response
Program Title EDGEMONT (36.1)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled M-F 7-730A 7/1-7/17; 830-9A 7/20-8/28/15
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 43
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience from 13 years to 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Edgemont is a television series originally produced by Canada's public broadcaster, CBC, for teenage viewers. Each 30-minute episode portrays the everyday lives of students of the AC McKinley Secondary School in the fictitious suburban town of Edgemont. The series is designed to entertain its youth audience and also to inform and educate these viewers about issues that arise in school and at home. Storylines focus on the social and emotional challenges that every secondary school student faces, from forming and maintaining friendships and romantic attachments, to ethical and moral choices and family relationships. The programs illustrate the possible consequences of choices that these viewers may face, and these outcomes provide "life lessons" that are shown plainly to the teen audience. Edgemont further benefits its viewers by opening dialogue with peers and potentially also parents and educators regarding the topics portrayed in the series.
Other Matters (7 of 18) Response
Program Title THE COOLEST PLACES ON EARTH (36.3 Antenna)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SAT,11-1130AM 7/4-9/26/15
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience from 13 years to 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. The Coolest Places on Earth is an educational and informative half-hour, E-I program that takes young viewers on a journey of discovery to the most astonishing places on the planet - cities, festivals, landmarks and jaw-dropping works of nature - exploring each location's history and culture. Each episode showcases three specific locations and delivers fast-paced, engaging information that's a perfect match for the 21st century learner. Packed with facts about history, geography, and culture, the goal of the series is to provide young viewers with the inspiration and information to better understand and appreciate the culturally and geographically diverse world around them.
Other Matters (8 of 18) Response
Program Title MADE IN HOLLYWOOD - TEEN EDITION (36.1)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled THUR, 830-9A 9/3-9/24/15
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 4
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience from 13 years to 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Made In Hollywood - Teen Edition targets 13-16-year-olds with segments ranging from coverage of Animation, Producing & Directing to Costume Design, Casting & 3D Technology. The content-rich series introduces its audience to behind-the-scene filmmaking, special effects techniques and career opportunities focusing on the creative, technical and artistic skills of the motion picture and television industries.
Other Matters (9 of 18) Response
Program Title FAMILY STYLE WITH CHEF JEFF (36.3 Antenna)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SAT 12N-1230P 7/4-9/26/15
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience from 13 years to 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. This E/I series teaches viewers how making the right choices in the kitchen can lead to life-changing experiences for the entire family. Each episode features interesting and valuable health and nutrition information as viewers also learn how to cook healthier versions of some of our favorite dishes. Family Style uses unique structural components to help young viewers retain and reflect on important and current health-related information. The series also features nutrition quizzes, health tips, and Chef Jeff's own positive reinforcement. The goal of the series is to help young viewers make well-informed choices about their eating habits, nutrition, and health.
Other Matters (10 of 18) Response
Program Title BIZ KID$
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled TUE 830-9A 9/1-9/29/15
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 5
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience from 13 years to 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Biz Kid$ is a weekly half-hour series focusing on financial literacy and entrepreneurship for teens, targeting 13 to 16-year-olds. Using a mix of strong financial education tools, dynamic sketch comedy, and inspiring true stories of young entrepreneurs, Biz Kid$ provides important information for future success. Each episode features math, language arts, and social studies as well as teaching teens about money and business.
Other Matters (11 of 18) Response
Program Title LIVE LIFE & WIN (36.2 Bounce)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SAT 1030-11A; SUN 10-1030A 7/4-9/27/15
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 26
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience from 13 years to 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. The series features inspirational segments and teen success stories of character and personal determination in the arts, school, sports, and community; considers topics such as social responsibility and justice, perseverance, leadership, academic achievement, volunteerism, and life skills such as the importance of exercise and nutrition.
Other Matters (12 of 18) Response
Program Title REAL LIFE 101 (36.1)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SUN, 12N-1230P 9/6-9/27/15
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 4
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience from 13 years to 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Real Life 101 presents real people pursuing real jobs and careers in an educational and informational format designed to help its viewers make important decisions about preparing for the future. The careers and people featured are carefully selected in order to present vivid impressions that can be used by the series' young audience.
Other Matters (13 of 18) Response
Program Title REAL WINNING EDGE (36.1)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SUN 12N-1230P 7/5-8/30/15
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 9
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience from 13 years to 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Since learning by observing others is the basic way humans learn to make behavior judgments, The Real Winning Edge series seeks to expose youth to other youth who have consistently made the behavior choices that have helped them have a greater sense of internal significance and acceptance, resulting in a more self-directed personality. They are more able to negotiate the "challenges" inherent in life. The youth profiled in the series are chosen for their adoptions of pro-social values and principles that have become the ethos of their behavior. Thus the characteristics demonstrated by the stories of these youth give rise to adherence to these sound choices that have given them the "real winning edge" to life, such as: 1)discovering where their talents lie and their pursuit of developing that "gift" 2) developing an appreciation for honesty as a fundamental part of social responsibility to others 3) developing a sense of self-discipline by learning to balance school work with social activities and friends and developing their sense of mission and purpose in life, and 4) developing a sense of internal acceptance that allows them to stand against activities such as substance abuse, violence, promiscuity, etc., that can hurt themselves as well as others.
Other Matters (14 of 18) Response
Program Title SAFARI TRACKS (36.2 Bounce)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SAT 1130A-12N 7/4-9/26/15
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience from 13 years to 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Safari Tracks is a program with content grounded in the natural world and uses an approach that, while entertaining to a young audience, highlights the informational and educational aspects of the animal kingdom in the given environment of Africa. Viewers receive topic points that help build the ethical decision-making necessary to becoming a citizen of the planet.
Other Matters (15 of 18) Response
Program Title SAFARI TRACKS (36.3 Antenna)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SAT 9A & 930A 7/4-9/26/15
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 26
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience from 13 years to 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Safari Tracks is a program with content grounded in the natural world and uses an approach that, while entertaining to a young audience, highlights the informational and educational aspects of the animal kingdom in the given environment of Africa. Viewers receive topic points that help build the ethical decision-making necessary to becoming a citizen of the planet.
Other Matters (16 of 18) Response
Program Title ANIMAL ATLAS (36.3 Antenna)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SAT 10A, 1030A, 1230P 7/4-9/26/15
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 39
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience from 13 years to 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Animal Atlas is an educational half-hour wildlife program that introduces young viewers to every kind of animal imaginable from the Americas, Africa, Asia, Australia, and everywhere in between. The show promotes a better understanding of how various animal species live and what they need to survive. The show looks at how family units operate, from a community of thousands of prairie dogs, to a pride of lions, to a school of fish, and certain episodes also explore animal features such as diet, locomotion, adaptation, and how animals take care of their young. Along the way, Animal Atlas educates young viewers about endangered species and provides information on how to support wildlife conservation. For a population of young viewers attuned to the importance of going "green," Animal Atlas is not only entertaining, it is culturally relevant and important.
Other Matters (17 of 18) Response
Program Title AQUA KIDS (36.1)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled FRI, 830-9A 9/4-9/25/15
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 4
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience from 13 years to 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Aqua Kids provides core programming in the area of biology and specifically the ecosystem related to the ocean, its tributaries and estuaries. Children can learn about the resources of the oceans and how protection of oceans is necessary to present and future generations. The show also aims to enrich children's lives by making them aware of the role they play now, and for generations into the future, with the biggest ecosystem on earth - the oceans. Through the use of hands-on collaboration between kids and science, researchers and educators, Aqua Kids encourages children to take an active role in protecting the future of their communities and the world.
Other Matters (18 of 18) Response
Program Title ECO COMPANY (36.1)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled WED, 830-9A 9/2-9/30/15
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 5
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience from 13 years to 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Eco Company explores all aspects of being "green" and understanding how our actions impact the world. The E-Co team find out about climate change by asking questions to discover the truths and myths of the climate change issue. They learn about alternative energies by visiting wind farms and solar installations and discover new energy technologies currently under development. They learn more about recycling, conservation and organics. The E-Team profiles teens and school organizations who have taken it upon themselves to make a difference, young entrepreneurs who are using their passion for green to develop ideas and new products for a sustainable future.

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