Below is a listing of channels offered for educational purposes. To see the directv guide and to begin watching click here.
American Heroes: American Heroes takes viewers behind the lines and beyond the history books. With compelling, real stories about the human face of battle, cutting-edge technology, and critical strategic decisions, American Heroes reveals the world of the military like never before.
Animal Planet HD: Animal Planet evokes the expansive and unexpected range of raw, visceral experiences within the animal kingdom - all leading viewers to relate to animals as characters that inspire and engage, not merely creatures to observe.
CNBC HD: Financial news highlights dominate the day, while nights include features and discussions of contemporary business issues.
CNN HD: The fastest, most complete 24-hour coverage of breaking news. CNN offers programs ranging from business to sports to entertainment, as well as topical interviews and "Larry King Live."
C-SPAN: Unique news and information programming, including 24-hour coverage of important political events from around the nation. C-SPAN offers debate from the floor of the U.S. House of Representatives while C-SPAN2 covers the U.S. Senate.
Discovery HD: Expand your horizons with powerful and insightful news and information documentaries from the worlds of science, nature, medicine and outdoor adventure. Discovery Education Free Teacher Resources.
Discovery Life: Channel focused on health issues. Programs include Healthy Home, Fitness Fantasy, Birth Day, Healthy Retreats.
Disney Channel (East) HD: The only network for kids and families, Disney Channel offers programming for everyone including movies, series, and specials every night at 7 PM/6 PM CST.
ESPN HD: America's number-one sports network delivers all sports, all the time, plus diverse sports-related news and information. Features "Sunday Night NFL," Major League Baseball and NCAA basketball. (Blackout restrictions apply.)
Food Network HD: Helps viewers master new recipes and cooking techniques, jazz up family meals, learn the latest in healthier cuisine and explore fine restaurants nationwide. Hosts include world-class chefs like the popular Emeril Lagasse, plus restaurateurs, working mothers, and celebrities.
FOX News Channel HD: Fox News Channel provides all the news and information in a fair and balanced format. You'll get live news updates 24 hours a day, plus programming on key issues and events in politics, business, family, health and medicine, sports, and entertainment.
History Channel HD: History Channel reveals the power and passion of history as an inviting place where people experience history personally and connect their own lives to the great lives and events of the past. History in the Classroom.
Home & Garden TV HD: HGTV celebrates the center of life â€” the home. From the unexpected to fun, HGTV brings real people, places and life, home.
Hub Network: Designed for young people ages 7 through 14, Discovery Kids Channel offers hip new adventure programming, entertainment trivia, and programs made by kids, for kids. It's a playground for young minds!
Investigation Discovery: Investigation Discovery continues its heritage of providing in-depth, compelling documentaries & series that challenge viewers to think about key issues that shape our culture and define our world. In addition, Investigation Discovery continues to partner with leading news organizations to bring high-quality current events and investigative programming to Investigation Discovery's audience of over 50 million households nationwide.
NASA: Delivers real-time coverage of NASA activities and missions. Tune in for educational programming, a look at the early years of NASA, special updates on Space Shuttle missions, Earth views from the Shuttle and more.
National Geographic TV HD: The National Geographic Channel always brings adventure, exploration, culture and natural science to life for you, with passionate storytelling, spectacular imagery, and expert eyewitness accounts. The National Geographic Channel is the best place for programs and environmental, educational, and entertaining twists. NatGeo Education Page.
Nick Jr: Nick Jr. is the commercial-free, educational preschool network from Nickelodeon. Nick Jr. strives to be a place where preschoolers can engage with characters they love while building their imaginations, gaining key cognitive and social-emotional skills, and learning about the world around them. Through interactivity and rich story-telling informed by preschool educational experts, Nick Jr. helps kids learn early literacy, movement and exercise, basic math, science, music appreciation, art, language acquisition, and social skills.
Science Channel HD: Science Channel is a place for viewers that is inquisitive, imaginative, relevant, witty and fun. We inspire people to always search for answers to questions and then we provide the deep-dive into how things work. Your customers are hungry for the type of knowledge they will find on Science Channel!
Travel Channel HD: The exciting new Travel Channel invites viewers to explore the people, places, and cultures of our world. Programming includes first-class travel documentaries, adventure excursions, international cuisine, and travel tips.