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EdCamp Comes to Atlanta

Rosemary Jean-Louis - Thursday, September 6, 2012 - 8:08am

EdCamp is a free, national “un-conference” organized and run by educators. It’s more collaborative and democratic. Attendees vote for the sessions the day of. The Atlanta version EdCampATL is being held for the first...

Summer Learning Or Summer Hurting?

Yun Mi Park - Thursday, September 6, 2012 - 7:14am

Ah, summertime. Pool parties, backyard barbeques, vacation and a time when families and children unwind, relax and take a break. That is, after all, why many call it summer break or summer vacation, right? But there’...

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Georgia's Newest Historical Marker Honors First Waffle House

Heather Neal - Wednesday, September 5, 2012 - 10:16am

Are you familiar with Today in Georgia History, the collaborative resource for daily Georgia history events from GPB and The Georgia Historical Society? This weekend, we’ll have another moment to commemorate as Georgia...

Tech Tools for Physical Education

Heather Neal - Wednesday, September 5, 2012 - 6:18am

America is facing a crisis of childhood obesity. This generation of children is not expected to live as long as their parents and will face even higher costs for healthcare if we can’t help them change. Georgia ranks...

Apps for Physical Education

Heather Neal - Wednesday, September 5, 2012 - 4:17am

We received an email last week asking for ways to use technology in the Physical Education classroom. We’re answering it this week with a list of apps to use in PE. If you know of others to recommend, feel free to...

Paralympics 2012

Heather Neal - Tuesday, September 4, 2012 - 5:26am

The Paralympics launched last week and continues through September 9. You can watch and share the events with your students on YouTube online and follow WGBH’s programming Medal Quest. The Paralympic games started...

What Do Students Want?

Rosemary Jean-Louis - Friday, August 31, 2012 - 6:03am

We often talk about what teachers want from students and parents. But we don’t often turn that question over to students. What DO students want? I stumbled upon a few posts on Twitter on that topic when I followed the...

Tech Thursday: Four Easy Video Editing Tools From YouTube

Rosemary Jean-Louis - Thursday, August 30, 2012 - 4:32am

Many teachers are either teaching video production classes or including video creation as part of class assignments. Cellphone cameras make capturing the video easier. But how to edit it is another story. YouTube has...

Supertintendent Barge Needs Your Students' Input

Rosemary Jean-Louis - Tuesday, August 28, 2012 - 6:12pm

Do you know a student who has a passion for learning and an interest in government? That student may just be the type that Superintendent Barge is after. Barge wants students to have a say in the education decisions...

Takeaways from the Digital Media & Common Core Webinar

Rosemary Jean-Louis - Tuesday, August 28, 2012 - 5:01am

Last week we gave a webinar in conjunction with the Georgia Department of Education on how to integrate and find digital resources to complement the Common Core. In case you missed it or would like to review it again,...

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