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PBS KIDS Goes Back To School With Free Resources For Parents And Teachers

High-quality content helps kids, parents, and teachers boost school readiness skills.

by Mary Anne Lane | August 7, 2018

GPB’s Fast Forward STEAM Series Gets Update, Includes Teacher Support Materials And Easy Navigation

Explore all new features like content collections, an interactive map, standards alignments, and more!

by Mary Anne Lane | August 1, 2018

Discovery Education Adds Engaging New Content Supporting Social Studies, The Earth Sciences, And More To Award-Winning Digital Services

Immersive new content empowers educators to create dynamic digital learning environments for all students.

by Mary Anne Lane | July 31, 2018

Georgia Department Of Education Debuts New Career Ready Diploma Seal

A new Career Ready Diploma Seal will offer an additional recognition for students with exceptional accomplishments in activities, courses, and experiences that foster career readiness.

by Mary Anne Lane | July 24, 2018

iTeach: A Guide To The Most Useful Apps For The Classroom

When mobile devices are used for project-based learning, research has shown they can improve classroom engagement and student learning across grade levels.

by Alexis Arnold | July 19, 2018

PBS Expands Its Digital Content Reach This Summer With Fresh Offerings Across Multiple Platforms

PBS Digital Studios Announces the Launch of IT’S LIT and READ AWAKENING as Part of the Multi-Platform Summer Reading Initiative THE GREAT AMERICAN READ; Expands Virtual Reality Slate with New Oculus App, ROLLER COASTER...

by Mary Anne Lane | July 12, 2018

8 STEMulating TED Talks For Teachers

These eight motivational TED Talks from teachers, tinkers, and thinkers will inspire any educator to incorporate STEM concepts into the classroom.

by Mary Anne Lane | July 11, 2018

9 Fourth Of July Crafts For Kids

Celebrate the USA's independence with these fun, inexpensive crafts that kids will love!

by Mary Anne Lane | July 2, 2018

Georgia Public Broadcasting Salutes Educators Participating In Discovery Education’s Summer Institute

Later this summer, a group of educators served by GPB will join more than 100 of their colleagues from around the world for the 2018 DEN Summer Institute, an immersive, week-long professional development experience.

by Mary Anne Lane | June 26, 2018

Georgia Student Named Top 10 Finalist In "Young Scientist Challenge" By Discovery Education And 3M

Middle schooler Krish Wadhwani will compete for $25,000 and the title of "America’s Top Young Scientist" in the nation’s premier science competition.

by Mary Anne Lane | June 22, 2018

Around The World In 80 Ways: Using Virtual Tours To Foster Global Citizenship

Witness historical events, browse museums, and explore the world with these 80 free virtual experiences.

by Mary Anne Lane | June 20, 2018

Learning Resources For World Cup 2018

With countries competing in a single sport from around the globe, there are countless opportunities to turn this month-long soccer binge into a great learning experience.

by Michael Kuenlen | June 18, 2018

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