Our Mission

WTTW is a premier public media organization committed to creating and presenting independent, unique television and digital media content.

We are:

...dedicated to bringing Chicago and the world together and invite our audiences to explore the knowledge and creative life of the arts, sciences, humanities, and public affairs;
...committed to diverse perspectives, accessibility, innovation, community engagement, and life-long learning;
...trusted by parents, grandparents, care-givers, and teachers and provide educational content that promotes the healthy development of our children;
...balanced in our independent, objective, in-depth reporting and encourage our audiences to engage in dialogue and make informed decisions.

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