My 2013 post featuring 40 educational TV shows available on Netflix is so popular that I decided it was time to do an updated list. So, without further ado, here are 27 great titles that can teach kids of all ages about academic subjects, positive values and even foreign languages. These shows were all available as of August 2016.

Writing & Reading
Word Party
Super Why
Mother Goose Club
LeapFrog: The Phonics Farm
LeapFrog: The Amazing Alphabet
LeapFrog: The Letter Machine Rescue Team

Science & Nature
The Magic Schoolbus
Bill Nye the Science Guy
Sid the Science Kid
Project MC2
Ask the Storybots
Planet Earth: The Complete Collection
Animal Mechanicals

Monster Math Squad
LeapFrog: Numbers Ahoy
LeapFrog: Number Land
LeapFrog: The Great Shape Mystery

Positive Values & Teamwork
Thomas the Tank Engine
Thomas and Friends
Bob the Builder

Kid Lit
Charlotte’s Web
The Little Prince
The Cat In the Hat

Available in Spanish
Puffin Rock
Clifford the Big Red Dog
Car’s Toons
Veggie Tales In the House

To learn how to set your Netflix shows to Spanish, visit this post in the A Life With Subtitles blog.

What other shows for children would you recommend to our readers? Have you seen some great educational TV shows in other languages? Please share them in the comments!