Arizona Public Media
AZPM on Facebook AZPM on Twitter AZPM on YouTube AZPM on Google+ AZPM on Instagram

Episode of Maya & Miguel

Politics Unusual

Season 1, Episode 10 of 65
More from this Series

Maggie wants to star in the upcoming School Assembly Day show. Her teacher, Mrs. Langley, recognizes her talent and assigns her the starring role, which she must share with non-dancer Miguel. Horrified, Miguel wants to have nothing to do with this show, but Mrs. Langley won't let him out of the deal. The only person who could do that is the Class President. Maya has a bright idea: Maggie will run for Class President. She's popular, and nobody else is running! Then she can change the show to suit both her and Miguel. Unfortunately, someone else decides to run, an unassuming kid named Simon. Maya and Maggie try to out-glitz Simon, by sponsoring makeovers and re- decorating the cafeteria, with comically disastrous results. Simon, meanwhile, takes the time to listen to the concerns of the other students. In the end, Maggie comes to realize that Simon cares about what the other students want, while she was only running for selfish reasons... and so she announces at the presidential debate that she is supporting Simon. Simon wins by a landslide... and his first act as President is to appoint Maggie to be director of School Assembly Day, to change the show however she wants.

When to Watch

day time channel
10/19/2015 8 p.m. PBS Kids

Previously Aired

day time channel
3/13/2009 2 p.m. PBS Kids
3/13/2009 6:30 p.m. PBS Kids
3/13/2009 10:30 p.m. PBS Kids
3/15/2009 9 a.m. PBS HD
3/15/2009 10:30 p.m. PBS Kids
5/13/2009 2 p.m. PBS Kids
5/13/2009 6:30 p.m. PBS Kids
5/13/2009 10:30 p.m. PBS Kids
8/5/2009 2 p.m. PBS Kids
8/5/2009 6:30 p.m. PBS Kids
8/5/2009 10:30 p.m. PBS Kids
10/29/2009 10:30 p.m. PBS Kids
10/30/2009 2 p.m. PBS Kids
10/31/2009 10:30 p.m. PBS Kids
2/15/2010 10:30 p.m. PBS Kids
2/16/2010 2 p.m. PBS Kids
4/16/2010 10:30 p.m. PBS Kids
4/18/2010 10:30 p.m. PBS Kids
4/19/2010 2 p.m. PBS Kids
7/21/2010 10:30 p.m. PBS Kids
7/22/2010 2 p.m. PBS Kids
1/15/2011 3:30 p.m. PBS Kids
10/1/2011 3:30 p.m. PBS Kids
9/1/2012 3:30 p.m. PBS Kids
10/18/2013 6 p.m. PBS Kids

Back to top