GPB Education partners with several organizations that provide resources for and assistance to educators. Here is a list of those partners.
Georgia’s first P-16 Council was established in 1995, and cross-agency initiatives have been in place since then. The Alliance was built on the many strong collaborative initiatives between Georgia’s education agencies, partners, and business.
The organization is responsible for meeting the child care and early education needs of Georgia's children and their families. Georgia’s first P-16 Council was established in 1995, and cross-agency initiatives have been in place since then. Bright from the Start oversees a wide range of programs focused primarily on children ages birth to school age and their families.
GACollege411.org is a powerful website that helps Georgia students plan, apply, and pay for college. The site, launched February 2005, is a free service of the State of Georgia provided by the Georgia Student Finance Commission (GSFC) and its many Georgia partners. Each month, a GAcollege411 Update will provide statistics, significant recent developments, and upcoming events.
The Georgia Department of Education oversees public education throughout the state. It ensures that laws and regulations pertaining to education are followed and that state and federal money appropriated for education is properly allocated to local school systems.
GeorgiaStandards.Org offers educators the right tools for easily building standards-based instructional plans as well as immediate access to the materials aligned to the standards. All standards and resources are available in printable document formats and accessible through a powerful search engine.
The commission has the central responsibility for establishing a certification/licensure process that is streamlined, understandable, and flexible in order to remove barriers and to attract qualified individuals to the education profession. Specifically, the PSC’s major purposes are: to simplify and make more efficient the process of certifying educational personnel in Georgia.
PBS Parents is a trusted resource that’s filled with information on child development and early learning. It also serves as a parent's window to the world of PBS KIDS, offering access to educational games and activities inspired by PBS KIDS programs.
PBS KIDS Raising Readers is a national literacy campaign, and part of the Ready To Learn initiative, focused on building reading skills at home, at school, in child care, and in the community.
TeacherLine Southeast provides online solutions for teacher professional development in the southeast (SC, NC and GA), offering PBS TeacherLine Courses, the premier research and standards-based resource for PreK-12 teachers, and PBS Peer Connection, a new, innovative tool offering customized, targeted support for instructional coaches.