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Catch Jackie Robinson On GPB.org

Did you miss the premiere of the Ken Burns documentary Jackie Robinson? No worries, we have Part 1 on GPB.org so you can catch up before you watch Part 2, that airs Tuesday, April 12 at 9 p.m. You...

April 12, 2016

Atlanta Science Festival And Exploring The Next Generation Of Scientists

You’ve probably heard the emphasis that leaders in education and politics are placing on science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) fields. But how will it impact students? What can families do...

March 14, 2016

Marvel Studios Announces Girls Reforming the Future Challenge

Calling all girls between the ages of 15-18 and grades 10-12 who are looking to change the world! Marvel Studios is partnering with the National Academy of Sciences’ Science...

March 11, 2016

Celebrating Women's History Month In The Classroom

In recognition of International Women's Day on March 8 and Women's History Month, we celebrate the social, economic, cultural, and political achievement of women through the lens of leadership,...

March 8, 2016

Proposed New Science And Social Studies Standards Open For Public Comment

The State Board of Education has posted, for a 60-day public comment period, the first Georgia Standards of Excellence (GSE) for science and social studies. If approved, the standards will be...

January 21, 2016

Civil War-Inspired Educational Resources Launch January 15 To Coincide With Mercy Street Broadcast Premiere

Seven Short-form Webisodes Underscore the Relevance of the Civil War to Today’s Contemporary Issues for Students and EducatorsMercy Street, a new Civil War-era series, is set to air on GPB...

January 14, 2016

2016 Educate Georgia Summit Set To Take Place At State Capitol

State officials, educators, parents, business and community leaders will converge on Capitol Hill January 25-26, 2016 to discuss the future of education in Georgia. State Representative Valencia...

December 18, 2015

School Spotlight: Evansdale Elementary's Path To STEM Certification

STEM education is far more than plastic cup towers and gumdrop structures. At Evansdale Elementary School in DeKalb County we are working towards developing a STEM curricula that is based primarily...

December 9, 2015

Secrets To Educational Success: Determination And Innovation

What’s the best predictor of success in a person’s life, including success in education? When it comes to predicting the latter, psychologist and former educator Dr. Angela Lee Duckworth...

November 19, 2015

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