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Three Georgia Students Named 2019 U.S. Presidential Scholars

Three Georgia students were named U.S. Presidential Scholars, a coveted recognition for their accomplishments in academics, the arts, and career and technical education fields.

by Mary Anne Lane | June 6, 2019

Three Georgia Schools Named Green Ribbon Winners

Two of Georgia’s public schools and one public university have been named 2019 U.S. Department of Education Green Ribbon Schools.

by Mary Anne Lane | May 29, 2019

5 Summer Learning Tips To Avoid The Summer Slide

Summer for young children is a time for play dates, fun-in-the-sun, and fun-filled days of doing not much of anything, but summer should also be a time filled with learning.

by Kimberly Mobley | May 23, 2019

Young Writers Celebrated At The 2019 PBS KIDS Writers Contest Awards Ceremony

GPB Education celebrated 16 top young writers in Georgia in its annual PBS KIDS Writers Contest awards ceremony.

by Mary Anne Lane | May 22, 2019

Sesame Workshop Launches New Initiative To Support Children In Foster Care

New videos, a storybook, and interactive activities feature Karli, a new Sesame Street Muppet in foster care, and her foster parents.

by Mary Anne Lane | May 21, 2019

Atlanta Teacher Named 2020 Georgia Teacher Of The Year

Tracey Pendley, a fourth-grade teacher at Burgess Peterson Academy in Atlanta Public Schools, is the 2020 Georgia Teacher of the Year.

by Mary Anne Lane | May 20, 2019

PBS KIDS Kicks Off A Summer Of Learning

PBS KIDS and GPB dive into summer with new programming, digital resources, community activities, and more for the whole family.

by Mary Anne Lane | May 16, 2019

Is There A Teachable Moment In The Mueller Report?

If students want to better understand the work of the Special Counsel, these resources are available to support their inquiry into the work of government commissions.

by Michael Kuenlen | May 15, 2019

Superintendent Woods Announces 2019 Georgia Scholars

Through the Georgia Scholar program, the Georgia Department of Education identifies and honors high school seniors who have achieved excellence in school and community life.

by Mary Anne Lane | May 8, 2019

Fun Activities To End The School Year

End-of-the-year activities that will keep students engaged in learning those last few days of the year

by Mary Anne Lane | May 6, 2019

Classes Take Trips Around The World Through This Game

Across the country — and even around the world — teachers are using Mystery Skype educational game to improve students' comprehension of geography, a subject students in this country struggle with.

by Amanda Morris | May 3, 2019

8 Ways To Teach Climate Change In Almost Any Classroom

More than 8 in 10 teachers support teaching kids about climate change, but fewer than half talk about it with their students.

by Anya Kamenetz | April 25, 2019

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