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50 Ways To Celebrate Earth Day's 50th Anniversary

50 exciting no-cost ways to help teachers, K-12 students, and families observe this important milestone from the comfort of their homes

by Mary Anne Lane | April 16, 2020

Georgia Student Named Top Finalist In Toyota, Discovery Education 2020 TeenDrive365 Video Challenge

Powder Springs student Palmer Williams among top 10 finalists in highly competitive video challenge that promotes safe driving

by Mary Anne Lane | April 10, 2020

GPB Introduces New Digital eBook Resource For Shakespeare’s Plays: WordPlay Shakespeare

WordPlay Shakespeare eBooks provide readers with a new experience - a filmed performance of Shakespeare's plays placed right next to the original text.

by Mary Anne Lane | April 2, 2020

New Resources For Georgians To Access High-Speed Internet

Gov. Kemp and the Georgia Department of Community Affairs launched a new website to inform Georgians about ways to connect to high-speed internet throughout the state.

by Mary Anne Lane | March 30, 2020

Digital Content To Help Kids Understand The Coronavirus Outbreak

YouTube videos that help answer questions kids (and adults!) have about the coronavirus.

by Mary Anne Lane | March 30, 2020

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