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Gov. Kemp Extends K-12 School Closures To April 24

In an effort to slow the spread of COVID-19, Governor Brian Kemp has ordered that all K-12 Georgia public schools remain closed until April 24.

by Mary Anne Lane | March 26, 2020

GPB Education Hosts Webinars To Support At-Home Learning

To continue our support for educators, students, and families during Georgia's mandated school closures, GPB Education is hosting a number of free webinars.

by Mary Anne Lane | March 23, 2020

Discovery Education Announces New Parent Toolkit Supporting Homebound Students

Daily DE empowers families with no-cost digital activities supplementing K-12 education

by Mary Anne Lane | March 23, 2020

GPB Education Hosts Webinars For Families With Young Learners

Strategies to actively engage children at home

by Mary Anne Lane | March 20, 2020

Sesame Workshop Launches 'Caring for Each Other' Initiative To Help Parents And Children During Coronavirus Pandemic

Rich array of Sesame Street content, including newly produced Sesame Street Muppet moments designed to entertain, educate, and comfort parents, caregivers, and children

by Mary Anne Lane | March 20, 2020

GPB And GaDOE Launch Georgia Home Classroom For Students, Educators, Families

In partnership with Georgia Department of Education, GPB is offering broadcast programming and accompanying digital resources to provide continued at-home learning.

by Mary Anne Lane | March 19, 2020

GPB Education Offers Daily E-Learning Newsletter During School Closures

GPB Education is now more than ever dedicated to providing families and educators with free high-quality digital learning resources.

by Mary Anne Lane | March 17, 2020

Gov. Kemp Orders All K-12 Georgia Schools To Close Until End Of March

All Georgia elementary, secondary, and post-secondary schools will be closed from March 18 until March 31.

by Mary Anne Lane | March 16, 2020

Student Meal Pick-Up Information By School District

Many school districts are offering free meal pick-up for students.

by Bethanie Boswell | March 16, 2020

Georgia Department Of Education Suspends State Testing Administration, Accountability Requirements; Other COVID-19 Updates

State School Superintendent Richard Woods is suspending state assessments, educator evaluations, and attendance-related consequences.

by Mary Anne Lane | March 16, 2020

Georgia Public Broadcasting Extends Long-Term Partnership With Discovery Education For 20th Year

Continuation of collaboration spanning two decades ensures students and educators access to engaging K-12 digital resources

by Mary Anne Lane | March 11, 2020

Putting Together Your Digital Learning Contingency Plans? We Can Help!

GPB Education provides free access to over 300,000 standards-aligned digital learning resources for all grades and subject areas.

by Michael Kuenlen | March 10, 2020