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Free Common Core Content from PBS Learning Media

Heather Neal - Thursday, August 9, 2012 - 6:40am

It’s happening. School is starting back all over the state and teachers are jumping into Common Core with both feet. As I checked Facebook this morning (is it sad that's now part of my morning routine?), I saw a...

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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Election 2012 Classroom Content

Heather Neal - Wednesday, October 3, 2012 - 6:02am

PBS Learning Media has made a wealth of Election 2012 resources available for classroom use. These tools will help students better understand the political process, the importance of issues to various groups, and the...

Election Day Resource Roundup

Rosemary Jean-Louis - Tuesday, November 6, 2012 - 5:03am

We’ve done several blog posts on resources for students that cover the presidential elections that make them interesting and fun. On this Election Day, I want to share a few new ones with you as well as list our past...

King Holiday Resources for Classrooms

Rosemary Jean-Louis - Monday, January 14, 2013 - 6:50am

The King holiday has been promoted as a "day on" not a "day off" with organizations, churches and schools encouraging people to perform community service to honor Dr. Martin Luther King Jr's legacy. Equally important is...

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Engaging Exercises for Inauguration 2013

Heather Neal - Wednesday, January 16, 2013 - 5:01am

Updated January 18, 2013 by Rosemary Jean-Louis The Presidential Inauguration is January 21, 2013. There several ways you can get students actively involved in the commemoration of the President’s new term....

Love to Teach? Like PBS Learning Media

Rosemary Jean-Louis - Wednesday, February 13, 2013 - 5:00am

As you may know, PBS Learning Media is our digital media resource center that pools the best PBS shows, games and lessons in one place for you to use in the classroom. If you are doing a lesson on Black History month...

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Inspiring Middle School Literacy

Heather Neal - Tuesday, March 19, 2013 - 7:03am

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 Center for...

Georgia Teachers Win 2012 Teacher Innovator Awards

Rosemary Jean-Louis - Thursday, April 4, 2013 - 4:52am

Three Georgia teachers are among the winners of the 2012 Teacher Innovator Awards by PBS Teachers and the Henry Ford. Their entries were noticed because they are using digital media in new and unique ways to improve how...

PBS Learning Media is Downloadable

Rosemary Jean-Louis - Thursday, June 6, 2013 - 7:31am

Recently PBS Teachers was folded into PBS Learning Media. This is good news as PBS Learning Media contains thousands of ready to go digital resources like videos, video games and photos free to use in the classroom. It...

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