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Michael serves as education outreach specialist at GPB. In his role, he provides support and training to educators on GPB’s digital resources, including the Georgia Studies digital textbook. Michael graduated from Appalachian State University with a bachelor's degree in Secondary Social Studies Education and attended a joint graduate program at the College of Charleston and the Citadel to study developing world history. Michael taught high school economics, government, and Advanced Placement United States history for five years; he continues to teach U.S. history at a local college.

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Classroom Startup - Teaching Entrepreneurship

Author, marketer, and media consultant Simon Sinek famously argues, in his legendary TED Talk, that the likes of Steve Jobs, the Wright brothers, and Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. didn't become...

April 18, 2017 - 9:00am
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Virtual Reality And The Future Of Education

Science fiction novels are overflowing with the promises of future technologies. As far back as 1901 Wonderful Wizard of Oz author Frank L. Baum endows a character with spectacles that provide...

March 23, 2017 - 9:00am
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