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GPB Hosts Poetry Workshop And Slam For Teens

Referred to as a “redwood tree, with deep roots in American culture,” Dr. Maya Angelou gave people the freedom to think about their history in a way they never had before and inspired generations with...

January 24, 2017

TWIA (This Week In Augusta) Week of 01/23/17 | Music, Dance, Dog Walks, Cinderella, more!

(Event date: Tue 01/24)   Public libraries in Georgia offer several online ancestry resources. Since all Georgia citizens have access to the GALILEO database through their public library, these resources are...

January 23, 2017

How I Teach 21st Century Skills To 21st Century Kids

At Dunwoody Elementary School, we are always striving to bring real world solutions to real world problems. As the computer science teacher, I take seriously that students come to me for a heaping dose of technology....

January 23, 2017

Community Conversations: Nick Cave's Sound Suits Coming to Telfair Museums

Next week Telfair Museums will open the largest exhibit in the southeast of works by artist Nick Cave. The Chicago-born artist is known for combining visual and performing arts in his work. Rachel Reese, Associate...

January 19, 2017

We're All Digital Curators, We Just Don't Know It Yet

Over a decade ago Swathmore College professor Barry Schwartz published the groundbreaking theory, The Paradox of Choice. In that work, he controversially asserts that the more options available to consumers the less...

January 19, 2017

Hidden History: Sequoyah and His Invention of the Cherokee Syllabary

This year the Georgia History Festival is highlighting important Georgia innovators. Sophia Sineath, education coordinator for Georgia Historical Society, says one innovators’ creation of a syllabary – or...

January 18, 2017

Community Conversations: Skidaway Scientist On a Mission to Measure Ocean Microplastics

At University of Georgia’s Skidaway Institute of Oceanography on Skidaway Island, scientists are studying many aspects of ocean life including microplastics, which are bits of plastic smaller than five millimeters and...

January 17, 2017

Gov. Deal Announces Winners Of Innovation In Teaching Competition

Gov. Nathan Deal today announced the three winners of the 2016-2017 Innovation in Teaching Competition, a recognition and reward opportunity for teachers who implement innovative instructional strategies to advance...

January 17, 2017

STEM In The Gym

Do you ever wonder if STEM and project-based learning (PBL) can happen in the physical education classroom? If you were to watch the fifth grade students at White Oak Elementary during their physical education class,...

January 17, 2017

TWIA (This Week In Augusta) Week of 01/16/17 | Augusta Futurity | Tuesdays Music Live | "Tuesdays with Morrie" | more...

(Event date: Now through Sat 01/21)   The 38th Augusta Futurity is happening right now in downtown Augusta. It’s the largest cutting event east of the Mississippi and features entertainment for all ages...

January 13, 2017

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