Currently broadcasting as WBEC-TV, WPPB was the call sign for the television station in Boca Raton, Florida, broadcasting on channel 40. The station showed programming
from Instructional Television of Broward Country (ITV) as an educational channel, which started as a cable only channel. When the channel changed its name to Broward Education Communications Network, it purchased the license of WPPB-TV, which was not currently broadcasting although it was licensed. The channel started broadcasting in 1999. In 2008, the station changed its call letters to WBEC for Broward Education Communications.