PBS KIDS allows kids to create an online account for safe access to videos, tv shows, app and their friends. They can access the Secret Box and the Cartoon Studio and save their games and creations.

You may connect with PBS Parents via:

NOTE: please visit the site directly to verify the details and obtain more information.

If you are a new or current kid/parent that needs to activate your child’s PBS KIDS online account, read below. We have provided a quick “how to” activation guide below to access the activation page to activate your child’s PBS KIDS online account.

how to activate – Your child’s PBS KIDS online account

what you need in advance:

  • internet access

what to do to get PBS KIDS online account:

  • visit: http://pbskids.org/profile/
  • click on the “I don’t have a username” button
  • create and type in a user name in the space provided
  • click on the “OK” button
  • NOTE: you may or may not get suggestions on the next page
  • once a user name has been selected, you will need to  choose the suggested password OR create a new one and then select the “OK” button
  • create your secret code by selecting the favorite pictures
  • NOTE: you may use a secret question instead by clicking on the link “Use secret question instead”
  • when done click on the “OK” button
  • place the username and password in a safe place
  • click on the “Done” button
  • you will not be logged into the new account as can be seen in the top left hand corner
  • NOTE: you may click on the username to find saved creations, build a character and add friends

what to do to watch PBS KIDS video and TV Shows online:

what to do to play PBS KIDS games online:

what to do to access PBS KIDS apps online: