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Georgia Public Broadcasting and Georgia Cotton Commission have teamed up to bring our latest live exploration to your classroom: Georgia Cotton! Students, teachers, and anyone interested in learning more about Georgia's cotton industry are encouraged to tune in to watch Georgia Cotton Live Exploration on Wednesday, May 11th, at 10 AM ET. The program will be live streamed on and on GPB Education's Facebook page, as well as broadcasted live on GPB-TV. 

During the program, viewers will hear from various experts as they learn about farming cotton, cotton's history in the development of Georgia, and the technology it takes to make cotton products. Viewers will also be able to interact with the program by asking our experts questions and participating in trivia questions. Use #CottonLive to participate in the conversation. 


Georgia Cotton Live Exploration targets an audience of students in 3rd-8th grades, and standards-aligned support materials for K-12 learners can be found on The program will be recorded and available to watch indefinitely on

Learn more about Georgia Cotton Live Exploration and check out all of GPB's live explorations at