The Best TV Networks for Kids

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TV networks focused on kids programming. Vote up the best TV networks for kids to watch.

Keeping the kids entertained is a hard task to accomplish. It’s tough to find a family friendly television channel that you won’t feel like you’ll have to constantly monitor, but in today’s world of cable television, there are fortunately a lot of great options. Many kid's shows are educational as well, keeping the minds of little ones active. What are the best TV Networks for kids?

This list has the best networks that are safe for you and your family, producing some of the best kid’s shows on television like "Arthur," "Babar," "Curious George," "Looney Toons," "Drake and Josh," "SpongeBob Squarepants," and "Dexter’s Laboratory." Networks like the Disney Channel, PBS Kids, and the Cartoon Network are all vying for kid viewers, and as a result, some truly great kids programming exists.

This list features the best TV Networks for kids, including, Cartoon Network, PBS Kids, Nickelodeon, and ABC Family. Vote up the best TV network for children below or add another that offers kid's shows but isn't already on the list.
Most divisive: NBC Family
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  • Cartoon Network
  • Nickelodeon
    970 votes
  • Disney Channel
    Shake it Up, Good Luck Charlie, Jessie, That's so Raven, Austin and Ally
  • Disney XD
    607 votes
    Lab Rats, Mighty Med, Pair of Kings, Zeke and Luther
  • PBS Kids
    702 votes

    PBS Kids

    Arthur, Babar, Curious George, Looney Tunes
  • Boomerang
    462 votes


    2 Stupid Dogs, Ben 10, The Flintstone Kids, Josie and the Pussycats, The Jetsons