PBS & NPR Programs
PBS Programming featured on WHRO with full educational rights, such as Nova and Reading Rainbow, can be recorded and used in the classroom. Detailed local usage figures are unavailable, but according to national statistics, 30% of teachers use PBS programs in their classrooms.
National Public Radio (NPR) Programming featured on WHRV regularly covers education topics within major shows such as Morning Edition, All Things Considered and Talk of the Nation. In 2011-2012, more than 750 stories touched on education topics, representing approximately 4.5% of the total number of stories covered.