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If there's one thing Telecom students learn while working on TV shows and live broadcasts, it's that they have to be able to adapt to the circumstances. Location or weather may change and affect the production, equipment may fail and necessitate work-arounds at the last moment, or, unbelievably, a global pandemic might close schools with three months to go.

 

graduation capThe NNPS modified high school graduations held at Todd Stadium were video-recorded for future broadcast. NNPS-TV will air the graduation ceremonies on NNPS-TV Cox 47/Fios 17, Roku, and Apple TV in July. They can be seen on the webcast at nnpstv.com or on the livestream on the NNPS-TV video site during the TV broadcast. Keepsake DVD's can be ordered for $20 until July 31.

 

graduate at lectern; cameraman recordingTelecom and NNPS-TV have been making adjustments and lending support as usual to the school division during a time of highly unusual circumstances. With the COVID-19 restrictions in place, NNPS graduations are changing and morphing as plans are made to honor this year's graduates in a safe way.

 

Mad Science hostNNPS-TV and NNPS’s Family and Community Engagement team worked together in May to bring partner videos to students learning from home due to the COVID-19 outbreak.

 
NNPS logoThe Oath of Office for School Board Members-Elect will be held on Wednesday, June 24, at 4 p.m. in the admin auditorium. The members-elect will take their oath of office in the presence of family and friends (socially distanced). It will be broadcast live on NNPS-TV (Cox Channel 47/Verizon Fios Channel 17) and on the Web at nnpstv.com. NNPS-TV's live stream is also available on Roku and Apple TV. On-demand video will be available later on YouTube and the NNPS-TV video site.
 

Teacher with administrators in yardWith the COVID-19 lock-down keeping large groups from gathering, NNPS-TV took special effort creating a video about the finalists and winner of the Division-Wide Teacher of the Year Award.

 

Beth ScottWhen users navigate the NNPS-TV website with ease, stream online videos, enjoy the digital newsletter, check out the Twitter feed, or get information from the TV community bulletin board, they have Web Manager Beth Scott to thank.

 

Zoom meeting grid of facesThe School Board meetings look different during the coronavirus lockdown, but it's business as usual in a lot of ways.

 

meal distributionLike everyone today, the NNPS-TV production team has had to adapt and be creative about how they do their job.

 

math instructorNow that NNPS has had to close schools due to the coronavirus outbreak, the educational programming available on NNPS-TV is even more useful. Students of all grade levels having to continue their learning from home can simply turn on the local cable station (or watch online) to see a wide range of educational shows.