TVO Kids HD - Canada
TVO HD (East) includes high-quality content to educate, enlighten, and entertain the entire family, with a daytime focus on kids programming.
TVO for over 4 decades has empowered subscribers through commercial free educational media and they are a smart, safe alternative to commercial broadcasters. TVO helps kids and parents learn with innovative and high quality content that support school curriculum and success in school. They build engagement through programs that provide in-depth discussion on air. And they help people understand the world, through factual and documentary programing that provides every subscriber a window to the world. Every year TVO programming is consistently recognized with multiple Daytime Emmy nominations and awards, along with Youth Media Alliance nominations and awards.
TVO is a Canadian publicly funded English language educational television station and media organization serving the Canadian province of Ontario. It is operated by the Ontario Educational Communications Authority, a Crown corporation owned by the Government of Ontario. TVO airs a mixture of original children's programming, documentaries, scripted dramas, and public affairs programs.
Children's programming is aired daily during a daytime television block branded as TVOKids, with the remainder programming aired during primetime and night time hours for adult viewers. Scripted dramas are typically foreign imports, past selections include the Danish political drama Borgen and the British police procedural New Tricks. TVO's first original drama series was Hard Rock Medical, a medical drama set in Sudbury, which aired from 2013 to 2018.