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Atlanta Science Festival Unveils 2020 Programming

Enjoy fun science events for the whole family March 6-21, 2020.

by Mary Anne Lane | February 6, 2020

GPB Education Launches Mobile Virtual Reality Lab

GPB’s education outreach specialists provide free on-site virtual reality demonstration lessons with students and professional development sessions to teachers across the state of Georgia.

by Mary Anne Lane | February 5, 2020

Discovery Education And 3M Search For America's Next Top Young Scientist

Competition provides young innovators with an unparalleled experience and the opportunity to showcase STEM ingenuity and real-world problem solving

by Mary Anne Lane | February 3, 2020

Teaching Black History: Resources For All Ages

Black History Month is celebrated each year in the United States during the month of February to coincide with the birthday of President Abraham Lincoln on February 12 and Frederick Douglass on February 14.

by Mary Anne Lane | January 31, 2020

Metro-Atlanta Schools Compete In NCAA’s "Read To The Final Four" Challenge

Through the Read to the Final Four program, students have access to a personalized literacy platform and more than 6,000 digital books with unlimited online and offline access.

by Mary Anne Lane | January 30, 2020

Live Q&A With Dr. Henry Louis Gates, Jr. Explores Teaching Civil War Topics

Join PBS Teachers on January 29, 2020 at 7 PM EST for a special one-hour conversation with Dr. Henry Louis Gates.

by Mary Anne Lane | January 22, 2020

Four Georgia Students Among Top 300 Finalists In Prestigious Science And Math Competition

Regeneron Science Talent Search awards each student and school $2,000 for exemplary work in science and math.

by Mary Anne Lane | January 15, 2020

Keys To Leo Frank's Prison Cell Discovered By UNG Student

Newly identified keys help unlock the true story of Leo Frank’s 1915 lynching for the murder of Mary Phagan.

by Mary Anne Lane | January 8, 2020

GPB's 2020 Writers Contest For Kids In K-3 Kicks Off January 13

GPB invites students in kindergarten through 3rd grade to create a great story, illustrate it and enter it in our PBS KIDS Writers Contest.

by Laura Evans | January 6, 2020

Be A Part Of The 2020 NPR Student Podcast Challenge

Students in 5th-12th grade are encouraged to create their own podcast for a chance to be featured on NPR Radio.

by Mary Anne Lane | January 2, 2020

366 Free Teacher Resources For 366 New Days

Make 2020 the best year yet with GPB Education!

by Mary Anne Lane | January 2, 2020

What Does Home Economics 2.0 Look Like?

Today, home ec has been revamped, disassembled, reassembled, and at times, eliminated entirely.

by Michael Kuenlen | December 30, 2019