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Teachers, Enjoy a ‘Bite-sized’ Course Over the Holidays

Make the most of your holiday down-time with a fast, flexible, and focused mini-course from PBS TeacherLine. These "bite-sized" professional learning opportunities will spark new ideas, expand your...

November 24, 2014

PBS Teacherline Southeast: An Oldie, but Goodie

Much has been made about MOOCs - massively open online courses, college classes that people can take for free or at little cost. (Georgia Tech recently caused a stir by offering a Computer Science...

October 21, 2013

Coursera Offers Free Professional Development to Teachers

Coursera, which has caused a stir by offering free online courses from Harvard and Georgia Tech known as MOOCs( massively open online courses) to anyone, is making more waves by providing free online...

May 2, 2013

CEISMC Offering FREE STEM Professional Learning Courses!

Our neighbor here in Midtown Atlanta, Georgia Tech, has a place that is dedicated to the enhancement of STEM education for students and teachers. The Center for Education Integrating Science,...

April 9, 2013

Ed Camp Atl: When Teachers Lead Professional Development

I went to Ed Camp Atlanta over the weekend. What did I think of the event? This is what teacher professional development should look like! Teachers from five states ran the show so to speak -...

September 10, 2012

New, Free Mentoring Modules Online

In How People Learn, John Bransford and his colleagues at University of Washington, Seattle suggested that using real cases, embedding questions that help learners connect old and new knowledge,...

July 30, 2012

Here’s a Front Row Seat to the DEN Summer Institute

Discovery is streaming much of the DEN Summer Institute. You can attend from the comfort of your own home, coffeehouse or beach right here! The session schedule is pretty exciting. Consider these...

July 22, 2012

Teachers Go to Georgia Tech for Free Online

You can take Georgia Tech’s Earth Science course Energy 101 or Information Technology class Computational Photography online for free. This is no gimmick and there is no catch. Georgia Tech has...

July 18, 2012

Five YouTube Videos for Professional Development

Summer break is not only an ideal time to take a vacation, but it’s an ideal time to slide in some professional development courses. You can take a six week course through PBS Teacherline that starts...

July 9, 2012

Online Professional Development this Summer

New and Updated Summer Courses from PBS Teacherline This summer, expand your professional credentials with PBS TeacherLine's award-winning online professional development. There are 30+ online...

June 5, 2012

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