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Named #1 of the Top 10 Best Podcasts for Home Learning! Solve It For Kids gives you a peek into the world of real-life, experienced scientists, engineers, and experts. As you listen to their podcasts, you will learn how these professionals solve problems in their everyday jobs. This podcast is not just for students; they are also for parents and teachers seeking new ideas to teach their kids. Jed Doherty, an iHeartRadio Best Kids and Family Podcast Award nominee, and Jennifer Swanson, a STEM enthusiast herself, are the podcast’s hosts. Join them as they solve mind-boggling problems and answer questions that raise our eyebrows.

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Solve It for Kids Podcast

Solve It! for Kids

The science podcast for curious &
creative kids and their families.

Peek into the world of real-life scientists, engineers, and experts as they solve problems in their every day jobs. Kids and families are then invited to take on a challenge and solve a problem themselves! Join Jennifer and Jeff as they ask questions, solve problems, and offer challenges that take curiosity and creativity to a whole new level.

Behind The Mic

Jennifer Swanson, Author

Jennifer Swanson

Show Creator and Co-Host, Author, STEM & STEAM Enthusiast

Jennifer Swanson’s motto is: Science Rocks! A STEM enthusiast, Swanson encourages kids of all ages to engage their curiosity and discover the science all around them. An accomplished speaker, she has presented at National Science Teachers Association conferences, the World Science Festival, the Highlights Foundation, the Atlanta Science Festival, and the Library of Congress’ National Book Festival. Her over 40 published nonfiction books for children and have received many accolades including the Parents’ Choice Gold Award, National Science Teachers Assn. (NSTA) BEST STEM awards, the Green Earth Book Honor Award, a Florida Book Award, and multiple California Reading Association awards, among many others.


Jeff Gonyea

Show Co- Host

Solve It! co-host Jeff Gonyea  first started working in a Planetarium at the New England Science Center, now the EcoTarium, while in high school in Worcester, Massachusetts – Jeff has both loved space and science and loved teaching about space and science – which can now be encompassed by saying Jeff is a Space & STEM enthusiast!

Jeff created a Space & STEM brand for kids, called Zack and Zoey Adventures, through which he and his daughter Zoey have published three space-themed children’s books and over 30 issues of a children’s Space & STEM magazine called STEM to Bloom
Jed Doherty, podcast personality

Jed (Jedlie) Doherty

Solve It! podcast co-creator and co-host Jed Doherty is the executive producer and host of the Reading With your Kids Podcast, nominated for the iHeartRadio Best Kids and Family Podcast Award and has long been a supporter of books and reading, kids books and kids reading. Solve It! For Kids’ first three episodes began May 19th on the Reading With Your Kids Podcast which has a following of over 50,000 listeners, has been downloaded to every continent on the planet, and published over 700 episodes.

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