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MomoCon Sneaks Up On DragonCon For Atlanta Geek Culture Supremacy

Renay San Miguel - Friday, May 29, 2015 - 3:22pm

When it comes to geek culture celebrations in Atlanta, DragonCon usually gets the dragon's share of publicity. But that's not until Labor Day weekend. Fans of anime, gaming and comic books are getting their...

7 Free Sesame Street Apps for Kids!

Margaret Blackwell - Friday, May 29, 2015 - 1:22pm

Just in time for summer are 7 free Sesame Street apps for your young kids! Each Sesame Street app targets a different situation for helping kids, and all of the apps are available on both Apple and Droid devices. ...

Residential Meets Retail: How To Remix An Atlanta Suburb

Linda Chen - Thursday, May 28, 2015 - 2:39pm

John’s Creek is an affluent suburb in northeast Atlanta. It's fairly small -- only about 80,000 people live there -- but it has big dreams. The city wants to transform some of its 728-acre office park into a town...

Summer Bridge: Keeping Students Engaged Over the Summer Break

Shayla McGhee - Thursday, May 28, 2015 - 9:54am

Summer is a great time to keep kids actively learning by having them participate in fun, educational activities. Check out this awesome list of educational websites for families by the Georgia Department of Education. I...

Becoming a Seamless Technology Integrator

Laura Evans - Wednesday, May 27, 2015 - 1:16pm

Seamless. Transparent. Purposeful. Three words that should come to mind when we think about incorporating technology in the 21st century classroom. Today’s teachers have the latest and greatest educational...

Dominating The Diamond

Mark Harmon - Wednesday, May 27, 2015 - 1:11pm

I want to send out a big congratulations to Parkview High School baseball coach Chan Brown and his 2015 state champion team. There have been many many exceptional teams in Panther baseball diamond history and this year’...

Supporting Grieving Children, An Idea Whose Time Has Come

Rickey Bevington - Tuesday, May 26, 2015 - 8:24pm

My father’s too old to be a member of Kate’s Club, but he’ll always be a member of the club of children who lost parents too soon.

Top 5 EdTech Tips: NearPod

Margaret Blackwell - Tuesday, May 26, 2015 - 12:48pm

Teachers can create multimedia presentations that are INTERACTIVE and provide feedback to teachers based on student results. Here are 5 ways NearPod can benefit you in your classroom:1. Create Engaging Classes:Teachers...

Defending Champs Practice To Repeat

Mark Harmon - Friday, May 22, 2015 - 11:25am

There is an old saying that there are only two seasons in Georgia: football season and 'spring football season'. Spring drills have wrapped up and this week, the GPB Sports team traveled south to visit the defending...

How Families Can Help Curb Summer Brain Drain!

Margaret Blackwell - Thursday, May 21, 2015 - 11:21am

Summer brain drain exists. Research shows that children and young adults can lose up to two months of math and reading skills over their summer break. For students in poverty, the numbers are even more staggering. So,...

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