Television Media Productions
2014 Marion County Student Media Festival winners from Lake Weir High School
Home of the Marion Education Channel!
The Marion Education Channel - is carried by local cable companies including Brighthouse Channel 198, Comcast Channel 99, Cox Channel 12, Cablevision of Marion County Channel 13, Oak Run and Pine Run Channel 99, Ocala Palms Channel 11, and On Top of the World Channel 60. The MEC is also available over-the-air with a digital converter box on Channel 7.1.
The Marion Education Channel - broadcasts high quality educational and entertaining programming 24 hours a day, seven days a week, 365 days a year to over 200,000 households in Marion County. In addition 51 public schools have access to the programming, with a potential internal viewership of over 48,000.
The Marion Education Channel - program library includes over 1,500 individual programs with subject areas including Literature/Language Arts, American History, World History, Arts and Entertainment, Mathematics, Science and Character Education to name a few.
The Marion Education Channel - produces a variety of local programs including Classroom Connection, The Golden Apple Teacher Gala, Ocala/Marion County Christmas Parade, Sunshine Book Bowls, School Board meetings, The Marion County Student Media Festival, and other programs.
The Marion Education Channel - airs classic movies regularly at 7pm except when pre-empted by Marion County School Board or Marion County Commission meetings.