The National Education Association, the Poongsan Corporation and the PBS Television Series, THIS IS AMERICA Presents THISISTHEWORLD.TV

With special thanks to the National Education Association with the support of the Poongsan Corporation, THISISTHEWORLD.TV has been designed as a research tool for teachers and students to view some of the work the PBS television series THIS IS AMERICA has produced in the United States and around the world. These programs focus on international issues and present important and influential guests who either come from or have served in countries around the world.

As underwriters of THIS IS AMERICA, the NEA and the Poongsan Corporation have been essential in the production of programming in the United States and abroad. THISISTHEWORLD.TV offers teachers and students a resource designed to help young minds explore our world.

The National Education Association has 3.2 million members and is the largest professional organization and largest labor union in the United States, representing public school teachers and other support personnel, faculty and staffers at colleges and universities, retired educators, and college students preparing to become teachers

THIS IS AMERICA with Dennis Wholey strives to use its programs to educate viewers by exploring the social, political and cultural lives of countries and people that make up our global community.

THIS IS AMERICA is broadcast nationally on 145 Public Broadcasting stations (PBS).

To learn more about the weekly PBS television series THIS IS AMERICA please visit