Unfortunately, there was no place for the system of educational television in the structure of national television, which was formed at the end of XX — beginning of XXI centuries.
Huge educational potential of educational television programs, which was laid in the Soviet era, in the form of lectures and lessons, specialized, instruction and training programs, “tele-Cyclopedia” and “tele-University”, in the 1990s pp. completely decayed. But, as the world practice shows, the possibilities of educational television are still extremely high. An example of this is Europe’s leading “Open University Bi-Bi-si”, which creates and broadcasts programs for preschoolers, schoolchildren and adults. Separate programs for doctors, teachers, people of other professions are not only regularly viewed, but also recorded on video for use in educational television systems.
US nonprofit network of public broadcasting (the Public Broadcasting Service (PBS)), established 1970. today there are 360 stations. PBS audience is constantly growing. Today it has about 124 million users a day, who are interested in objective, balanced news, issues of the latest achievements of science, national and world history, nature studies, viewing of classical and modern dramas and topical public Affairs.
A separate task of public broadcasting is the training, education and development of young people, as well as assistance to teachers and parents, which is carried out using the latest multimedia technologies.
PBS sees its priority as the implementation of multi-faceted assistance in the education, development and upbringing of young Americans, covering educational, entertainment and information programs as preschoolers and children of all categories of school age. PBS Teachers (PBS teachers), an organization that has found great recognition among the United States pedagogical community and parents of students, is working on this.
Traditionally, educational and entertainment content obtained through radio and television programs for children has been used in educational institutions in the United States for many decades.
Educational channel, NBC, NHK (Japan). Intelligently constructed system of educational broadcasts of this TV channel covers not only “doomed” to teleology students, but also young viewers, from the age of three. Carefully selected interest programs have a common definition — “lifelong learning”programs. It is in this training is the main task of educational television.
The EN-HQ educational channel has been on the air for 30 years. Every week children watch at least 20 wonderful programs. The main feature of the channel’s programs is strict consistency. The information load is growing, but the range of outlined topics remains. Morality, ethics, social Sciences, natural science, mathematics — the little spectator is already ready for these topics. It is no accident that 95% of Japanese schoolchildren make up a permanent audience of EN-h-Kay.