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Dive Into Shark Week With This Classroom Collection

Discovery Channel’s Shark Week is back for its 29th year! Even though this thrilling week doesn’t start until June 26, you can still explore instructional content and resources to pique...

May 23, 2016

Celebrating Women's History Month In The Classroom

In recognition of International Women's Day on March 8 and Women's History Month, we celebrate the social, economic, cultural, and political achievement of women through the lens of leadership, language, and authorship.

March 8, 2016

Proposed New Science And Social Studies Standards Open For Public Comment

The State Board of Education has posted, for a 60-day public comment period, the first Georgia Standards of Excellence (GSE) for science and social studies. If approved, the standards will be...

January 21, 2016

Secrets To Educational Success: Determination And Innovation

What’s the best predictor of success in a person’s life, including success in education? When it comes to predicting the latter, psychologist and former educator Dr. Angela Lee Duckworth...

November 19, 2015

We’re Back With Episode Two Of On The Campaign Trail

On the Campaign Trail with Bill Nigut is back with its second episode, My Government, My Vote, My Voice. In this episode, Bill discusses the topic of democracy and provides insight on the difference...

October 8, 2015

GPB Celebrates Sesame Street’s 45th Anniversary

Join Georgia Public Broadcasting on Saturday, September 26, 2015 for a special event celebrating the world’s most watched children’s television show: Sesame Street! Enjoy crafts, laughs,...

September 22, 2015

Top 10 EdTech Tips: ClassDojo

“Have a seat!” “Stop talking, please!” “Keep your hands to yourself!” Does this sound like your typical elementary classroom? Well, this was my classroom during...

September 9, 2015

Governor Deal To Serve As Keynote For 2015 STEM Education Awards

Governor Nathan Deal and Shan Cooper, VP and GM for Lockheed Martin will serve as keynote presenters for the 4th annual STEM Education Awards at the Carlos Center in Atlanta on August 28,...

August 10, 2015

Boost Instruction With Award-Winning PBS TeacherLine Courses

Looking for a fun, flexible, and collaborative professional learning opportunity? As a brand teachers know and trust, PBS TeacherLine offers courses that make learning truly come alive. These courses...

August 7, 2015

Back To School: Georgia's Tax Free Weekend Starts Tomorrow!

The first day of school is just around the corner. For most Georgia families, that means it's time for some back to school shopping. Luckily, Georgia shoppers can shop Friday and Saturday without...

July 30, 2015

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