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Homeschool Day for Parents and Kids

The Charlie Elliott Wildlife Center has a great day of training for parent-teachers and interactive learning exercises for kids. On Tuesday, April 16, 2013, parents will receive a day of training in nationally...

April 8, 2013
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Camping Deal at Georgia State Parks

Just in time for Spring Break camping trips, Georgia State Parks has announced a new incentive program for campers and geocachers. The GeoCamp Loyalty Program enables campers to earn a free night of camping. Campers...

April 1, 2013
Nick D'Aloisio recently sold his app to Yahoo for 30 million dollars. Photo courtesy Google Plus.

How to Raise Your Kid to be the Next Millionaire App Maker

How do you train your child to be the next millionaire app maker like 17 year old Nick d’Aloisio?: By following the simple but smart habits of D’Aloisio’s parents. Mrs. Diana D’Aloisio divulged her secrets to fueling...

March 27, 2013

Common Core Standards for Parents

It definitely seems like kids aren’t being taught the same materials in school anymore. Sure, over time our perspectives change on history and history itself is constantly being made. I don’t mean that. I’m talking...

March 26, 2013
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Earth Hour

Earth Hour is the global effort to reduce energy consumption and waste for one hour. This Saturday, March 23 at 8:30PM, we are encouraged to turn off the lights, turn off the TV, unplug those things that don’t actually...

March 21, 2013
Brer Rabbit and Friends breathes life into the stories of Brer Rabbit.

Two Stage Shows That Educate and Entertain

Stage shows like movies are sometimes the first places that expose children to literary works. (A Christmas Carol comes to mind as an example. So does the musical Les Miserables which is based on the Victor Hugo book...

March 19, 2013
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St. Patrick’s Day Events in Georgia

Many of Georgia’s residents can trace their ancestors back to Irish members who came to America centuries ago escaping religious and political persecution and famine. For the rest of us, we’re all a little bit Irish on...

March 15, 2013
Explore the NEW game in Dinoventures on GPB Kids!

New Color Contraption Online Game for Kids

GPB KIDS is home to safe, fun online games for kids. You can see read-along kid songs with Readeez and Matheez, learn early Spanish with Salsa, and explore Dinoventures with Professor Ridley, paleontologist and kids’...

March 12, 2013
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How to Get Your Kids Ready for Summer Camp

The calendar may say March, but it’s the opportune time to begin preparing your kids for summer camp. What summer camp should they attend? What is summer camp etiquette? Sleepaway camp vs. day camp? Those are all...

March 11, 2013
Kids at the Fun Run last year!

Free Family Fun Event at the Capitol

The third annual Be Healthy Georgia Day will be at the capitol this coming Saturday, March 9, 2013. The family event is completely free and concludes at 12pm. As part of the Lt. Governor’s Healthy Kids Georgia program...

March 4, 2013

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