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Dive Into Shark Week With This Classroom Collection

Discovery Channel’s Shark Week is back for its 29th year! Even though this thrilling week doesn’t start until June 26, you can still explore instructional content and resources to pique...

May 23, 2016

Classroom Resources To Support Premiere Of GENIUS By Stephen Hawking

A new six-part science series, GENIUS by Stephen Hawking, will air on GPB Wednesdays at 9:00 p.m. starting May 18 and continuing through June 1. Commissioned by PBS with National Geographic as its...

May 16, 2016

Atlanta Science Festival And Exploring The Next Generation Of Scientists

You’ve probably heard the emphasis that leaders in education and politics are placing on science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) fields. But how will it impact students? What can families do...

March 14, 2016

The Tree That Owns Itself | APS Superintendent | OST GPS Race

Did you know there’s a tree in Athens that owns itself? How is that even possible? Plus, Meria Carstarphen was put in charge of upholding Atlanta’s teachers to a higher standard. It’s been a little...

October 21, 2015

The Latest News & Entertainment Is Blinding Us With Science

Okay, Internet conspiracy theorists (you know who you are), try this on for size: the news that there's water on Mars is part of a recent media-driven plot to celebrate science.After all, why...

September 30, 2015

Virtual Field Trip: Deserts And Grasslands Of Africa

Grades: 3-8 Subjects: Science and Geography Take students on a virtual field trip to Africa to learn how locals are working together to restore forestlands, protect wildlife, and promote ecotourism,...

September 21, 2015

Emperor Science Award: An Exciting Opportunity For Future Scientists

“Cancer has been referred to as the emperor of all maladies and millions of people around the world are looking for a cure. In America, over 1600 people die each day.”This statement is...

September 3, 2015

K-12 Teachers Get Hands-On Study Of Georgia's Barrier Islands

Gazing at a million stars above Sapelo Island. Watching a loggerhead sea turtle nest and lay eggs on the beach. All while gaining rich content knowledge in a field-based setting. Doesn’t sound...

August 12, 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

Camp Google: A New Summer Camping Experience for Kids

Get ready for a new kind of summer camping experience with Camp Google! This new month-long online science camp for kids begins July 13. According to their website, “Camp Google is a free camp...

July 10, 2015

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