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Georgia Teacher Of The Year Top 10 Finalists Announced

Georgia School Superintendent Richard Woods announced the top 10 finalists for the 2020 Georgia Teacher of the Year this morning.

by Mary Anne Lane | April 15, 2019

GPB Education Takes Students On A Live Virtual Field Trip To Georgia Tech’s Flowers Invention Studio

On May 9th, see ideas transform into inventions during a live exploration of the largest student-run makerspace in the world!

by Mary Anne Lane | April 15, 2019

McIntosh County Student Named Top 10 Finalist In Discovery Education, Drug Enforcement Administration “Operation Prevention” Challenge

Olivia Humphries, a student at McIntosh County Academy, was named a finalist in national challenge for creating a video that communicates the dangers of opioid misuse.

by Mary Anne Lane | April 12, 2019

Georgia Public Broadcasting Extends Long-Term Partnership With Discovery Education Creating Digital Learning Environments Statewide

Continuation of 19-year collaboration ensures students and educators access to engaging K-12 digital resources

by Mary Anne Lane | April 8, 2019

PBS KIDS Celebrates Earth Month With All-New Resources, Inspiring Families And Educators To Explore the Outdoors

In celebration of Earth Month, PBS KIDS has announced a slate of all-new episodes, games and activities to encourage kids and families to get outside and enjoy nature.

by Mary Anne Lane | April 5, 2019

DeKalb County Student Awarded $25,000 In The Regeneron Science Talent Search

Zoe Weiss, a senior at Lakeside High School, is the first Georgia student to be named a top 40 finalist in the Regeneron Science Talent Search since 2014.

by Mary Anne Lane | April 4, 2019

Julia’s New Sesame Street Muppet Family Debuts As Part Of Autism Initiative

Special episode to air on PBS KIDS—new bilingual resources celebrating families, addressing topics like bullying also launched

by Mary Anne Lane | April 1, 2019

Putnam County High School Wins Third Annual GaDOE Student Chef Competition

Students on the Putnam County High School team took first place and each received a $16,000 scholarship to attend Sullivan University.

by Mary Anne Lane | March 25, 2019

Local Residents Share Firsthand Civil Rights Experiences With Lincoln County Students

History came to life at Lincoln County Middle School last week as a panelist of local community members shared their experiences involving the racial integration of their Lincolnton, GA high schools.

by Mary Anne Lane | March 20, 2019

Building Teens Into Strong Readers — By Letting Them Teach

Reach, a nonprofit organization in Washington, D.C., helps older students become better readers by giving them the tools to teach younger kids.

by Clare Lombardo | March 18, 2019

Gov. Kemp Announces Partnership With SANS Institute For Cyber Workforce Development

Georgia partners with the SANS Institute to provide high school girls and college students with the opportunity to develop their skills and explore careers in the cyber industry.

by Mary Anne Lane | March 14, 2019

GPB Receives Ready To Learn Grant To Form Innovative Partnership With Local Community

Through the Ready to Learn grant, GPB will be working with community partners in Forest Park, GA to provide science and literacy resources for the youngest learners over the next two years.

by Mary Anne Lane | March 13, 2019

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