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Margaret Blackwell

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As Education Curriculum Specialist at GPB, Margaret develops content and resources for Georgia’s teachers and students. She attended the University of West Georgia for her Bachelor’s degree in Middle Grades Education, Troy University for her Master’s degree in Post-Secondary Education, and Lincoln Memorial University for her Educational Specialist degree in Curriculum and Instruction. She is certified in middle grades English language arts, middle grades social science, secondary English, as well as being gifted certified. Margaret taught English language arts and social studies for 11 years.

Recent Blog Posts

Education Matters

Discovery Education 3M Young Scientist Challenge Announces Two Georgia Finalists

Today’s innovative young minds are working to solve tomorrow’s challenges — making materials safer, solutions more efficient, and inventions more accessible. Discovery Education and...

July 12, 2016 - 12:29pm
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The Launch Of The Georgia Standards Of Excellence For Social Studies

The State Board of Education approved the first Georgia Standards of Excellence for social studies, which will be implemented during the 2017-18 school year following a full year of teacher training...

July 6, 2016 - 9:09am
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Georgia DOE Selects Family-Friendly Partnership School Award Winners

Six Georgia schools have been selected as 2016 winners of the Georgia Family-Friendly Partnership School Award. The winners were selected because they represent the best in customer service for...

June 30, 2016 - 8:37am
Education Matters

Discovery Education In Action

Georgia Public Broadcasting’s partnership with Discovery Education (DE) provides Georgia teachers with free access to Streaming Plus services. The task of using digital resources may be...

June 22, 2016 - 12:50pm
Education Matters

UGA Skidaway Institute Gives Teachers A Hands-On STEM Experience

On June 13, the UGA Skidaway Institute’s ocean-going research vessel, the R/V Savannah, hosted two half-day research cruises for K-12 teachers. The teachers are participants in Georgia Southern...

June 16, 2016 - 11:59am

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