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Empowering Students Through Technology

Wow, the beginning of a new school year. This is the start of year 12 for me in education and it has been such an eventful and rewarding ride. A new school year provides an awesome opportunity and...

August 18, 2016

Enter Today To Become A PBS LearningMedia Digital Innovator!

Are you a digital innovator in your school? PBS is excited to announce the fourth annual Digital Innovators Program for tech-savvy K-12 educators. The program recognizes educators nationwide who are...

December 2, 2015

Digital Learning And Sharing At The Georgia Educational Technology Conference 2015

GPB’s Education team participated in force at the Georgia Educational Technology Conference (GaETC) held this past week at the Georgia International Convention Center in College Park. With the...

November 10, 2015

Top 5 EdTech Tips: PowToon

If you are looking for an innovative way to create presentations that engage your students, PowToon is for you!  This program allows you to easily create animated videos that bring information...

June 9, 2015

Top 5 EdTech Tips: Remind

During my second year of teaching, I expressed to one of my colleagues that I needed to find a way to remind my students about assignments and other important dates related to my class. She kindly...

June 2, 2015

Becoming a Seamless Technology Integrator

Seamless. Transparent. Purposeful. Three words that should come to mind when we think about incorporating technology in the 21st century classroom. Today’s teachers have the latest and greatest...

May 27, 2015

Tech Thursday: Who are Your Ed Tech Mentors?

I have been following Vicki Davis aka @coolcatteacher on Twitter long before I came back to GPB almost two years ago. I met her during the taping for the Ignite Show on Tuesday. It was like the day I...

August 16, 2012

Forsyth County Enforces Bring Your Own Technology (BYOT) Policy with Great Results

Two years ago Forsyth county introduced the Bring Your Own Technology in the classroom program. What this meant is that students were allowed to come to school with their tech devices of choice and...

May 15, 2012