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Design Squad Global Brings The Big World To A Small Town!

This semester I embarked on a journey with my 6th grade students in my STEM Lab class all the way from small town Blackshear, Georgia, USA to the Guateng region of South Africa. How did we go there,...

November 28, 2016

Don’t Miss Out On Our Georgia Studies Newsletters

GPB’s Georgia Studies newsletter was created to connect the world of our dynamic digital library for Georgia Studies to educators around the state and beyond. The newsletter is part of an ecosystem...

August 3, 2016

Dig Into Mining with Discovery Education

We all want to inspire students to be curious and explore the world around them - that's how they learn! To encourage exploration, Discovery Education and Freeport-McMoRan have partnered to...

May 13, 2015

Books Your Kids Want to Read Over the Holidays

Kati Gardner told us about the merits of NaNoWriMo and is back to share her insights for books your kids will want to read over the holidays. Kati is an aspiring author, former middle school teacher...

November 25, 2013

Inspiring Middle School Literacy

Anyone who has worked in Education for any length of time, volunteers at an afterschool program, or owns their own child knows that getting kids to read can be challenging. According to the National...

March 19, 2013

Virtual Field Trip: Ecosystems and Ecotourism in Kenya

Discovery Education and The Nature Conservancy invite you on October 19 at 1:00 PM ET to take your classroom on an amazing Virtual Field Trip of Kenya. You can register online for the free excursion...

October 18, 2012

Finding Your "Home"

Let me start by saying that I have a wide range of classroom-based experience in a variety of settings. I have been an instructor of adult learners in a High School Completion program at a Community...

September 28, 2011