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WLJT-DT, Public Television for West Tennessee

Listing Last Update: May 10, 2017


210 Hurt St.
Martin, TN 38238

Primary Contact

Sabrina Bates

(731) 881-7561

Educational services

  • To read and write better
  • To find a family literacy program
  • To help my child learn
  • To learn English
  • To improve my math skills
  • To improve my technology skills

Instruction Type

  • Classroom
  • Computer
  • TV
  • Family literacy program
  • Instruction in Spanish

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Program Overview

WLJT-DT is the Public Television Station for West Tennessee. We service 16 counties in West Tennessee by our partnerships with school systems, child care centers, boys and girls clubs, and head start programs in West Tennessee. We cover the topic of the whole child from ages birth to beyond high school promoting literacy, STEM, and mental and physical development.

Mission Statement

WLJT's mission is to serve West Tennessee by providing a world of learning and discovery through quality programming, educational services, and online information that educates, inspires, and entertains. On the air, online, and in the community, WLJT uses media for good, delivering exceptional programs and services that expand knowledge, celebrate the world around us, and enrich lives.

Hours of operation: 8 a.m. - 5 p.m., Monday through Friday

Student and Volunteer Success Stories

"Thank you so much for your help at our kick-off event this year! We appreciate all you do for Weldon Library and Weakley County children, and we appreciate our partnership with you!"

Jenny Claiborne, Children's Library Director, C.E. Weldon Library, Martin, TN

Program’s Demographics/Metrics

WLJT provides educational services to school systems, head starts, child care centers, and boys and girls clubs in 16 counties in rural West Tennessee. More than 90 percent of our school systems are Title I schools, with income levels of households at or below poverty level.

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