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Make Room For Makerspaces!

Transforming the classroom into a place where students can think critically and creatively, communicate, and work cooperatively is essential to ensuring they are successful in the 21st century....

October 13, 2016

15 Resources To Add To Your Math Toolbox

With Georgia’s STEM Day right around the corner on May 6, I thought it only fitting that we celebrate the “M” in STEM. Here are fifteen pedagogical tools that are sure to assist you...

April 29, 2016

Lesson Plan: Brewing The Perfect Cup With Math

The history of coffee goes back as far as the 10th century. However, it has been in the last century that coffee production has become much more commercialized and scientific, incorporating chemistry...

October 19, 2015

Governor Deal To Serve As Keynote For 2015 STEM Education Awards

Governor Nathan Deal and Shan Cooper, VP and GM for Lockheed Martin will serve as keynote presenters for the 4th annual STEM Education Awards at the Carlos Center in Atlanta on August 28,...

August 10, 2015

Free Digital Textbooks Now Available Online Through Georgia Department of Education

The Georgia Department of Education is offering free digital textbooks that are now available online.Head over to and click on the words click here underneath the...

September 3, 2014

How Southwire is Keeping At Risk Kids in School By Giving Them Jobs

Our show Fast Forward visited the electrical wire company Southwire for good reason. The company is not only a great hands-on launchpad to science, technology, engineering and math careers, but it...

September 27, 2013

Rollin’, Rollin’, Rollin’!

Fast Forward recently took a trip to McCaysville to do some white water rafting. No, we weren’t on vacation. We were exploring more of the cool jobs Georgia has to offer. So if you’re the adventurous...

September 13, 2013

Hartsfield Jobs Taking Off

Fast Forward recently visited Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport. No, we weren’t catching a flight. As usual our team was on the hunt for the coolest jobs in Georgia. And Hartsfield...

September 13, 2013

A Refreshing Place to Work

“Open Happiness.” If that sounds familiar, you can thank The Coca-Cola Company. And no, they aren’t talking about the feeling you get when you click on a new Fast Forward blog (though it would make...

September 13, 2013

The Walking Dead (Warning: May Contain Awesomeness)

By now you should know that Georgia is a great place to shoot films. But did you know that the most popular television show in the history of cable is also shot here? That’s right. The town of Senoia...

September 3, 2013