This series is Georgia-based instruction for educators in how to put the Common Core Standards into practice. Common Core Georgia Performance Standards (CCGPS) provide a consistent framework to prepare students for success in college and/or the 21st century workplace. These standards represent a common sense next step from the Georgia Performance Standards (GPS).
A global community of education professionals that are passionate about transforming the learning experience with digital media, the Discovery Educator Network (DEN) connects members across town and around the world through social media, virtual conferences and in-person events.
Discovery Education is licensed by GPB for Georgia educators. The online digital library is filled with engaging rich media across all curriculum areas. Designed to support multiple learning modalities with content that is easy to integrate, aligned to standards, and always current. Login is required.
The GPB Education Newsletter goes out monthly to thousands of Georgia teachers. Filled with announcements and articles of interest to educators, the newsletter is available by signing up on the GPB Education website.
The Passion for Learning Blog provides commentary on a variety of education topics relevant to the Georgia learning community. Written by GPB Education and New Media staff members the blog is filled with fun, interesting and thought provoking posts.
PBS LearningMedia™ is the go-to destination for instant access to tens of thousands of classroom-ready, digital resources including videos, games, audio clips, photos, lesson plans, and more! You can search, save, and share with ease. Best of all, PBS LearningMedia is free for educators.
PBS TeacherLine Southeast provides online professional development for educators. These courses can be used to advance a teacher's career and enhance their skills with standards- and research-based graduate-level courses. Educators can explore areas of interest or meet professional development requirements in a supportive online environment that makes learning flexible and accessible, even for beginners.
The Southern Education Desk is a consortium of public media stations in five Southern states (Alabama, Georgia, Louisiana, Mississippi and Tennessee) committed to exploring the challenges and opportunities confronting education in the southern United States in the 21st century. The mission of the Southern Education Desk is to be the place where people come to find useful, practical information on education; a clearinghouse for resources and research, as well as a forum for participation in a reasoned discussion on the challenges of education in the southern United States.
The Ignite Show works to raise awareness and respect for education and educators through the voices of teachers, parents and students. All that we do focuses on inspiring student centered classrooms. The show is starting with conversations between host Anne Ostholthoff and key state leaders starting in Georgia. The aim is to build a dynamic, fun, relevant, and entertaining show to uplift the teaching profession and to talk more openly about issues relevant to parents, teachers, and students. Content is largely determined through teacher input with the ultimate goal to raise the enthusiasm of middle and high school students to want to learn, graduate and be great.