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Live Explorations from GPB Education

Take your students on rich and immersive learning experiences without ever leaving the walls of your classroom. Discover one of the last frontiers of true Georgia wilderness at the Okefenokee Swamp or swim alongside divers as they explore the seafloor of Gray’s Reef National Marine Sanctuary off the coast of GA. GPB’s Live Explorations are fun, educational, and free - no permission slips required!

  • Live Exploration: Rocket Launch

    Relive the celebrations of Apollo 11’s 50th anniversary with this special trip to the Museum of Aviation in Warner Robins, GA. This virtual exploration offers viewers an inside look into the museum as they learn about Georgia’s unique ties to space exploration.

  • Live Exploration: Georgia Tech’s Invention Studio

    With the Invention Studio Live Exploration, students will get an inside look at one of the nation’s leading makerspaces as they learn about the engineering design process, hear from Georgia Tech students, and see ideas transform into inventions.

  • Live Exploration: Atlanta Symphony Orchestra

    Enjoy the sounds of the symphony with GPB’s live exploration of the Atlanta Symphony Orchestra. This hour-long virtual field trip offers students a behind-the-scenes experience as they learn about the science of music, hear pieces performed by ASO, and interact with members of the Atlanta Symphony.

  • Live Exploration: Okefenokee Swamp

    Discover one of the last frontiers of true Georgia wilderness with GPB’s live exploration of the Okefenokee Swamp. Witness the power of the mighty alligator, hear from swamp experts as they answer questions from the audience, and test your knowledge of the Okefenokee with this hour-long program.

  • Live Exploration: Gray's Reef

    Take your students on an exploration of Gray’s Reef National Marine Sanctuary in this 30 minute virtual field trip. This unique experience teaches students about the animals that call Gray’s Reef home, how the seafloor serves as a habitat, and ways they can help protect the reef from major threats. Join marine experts as they share the importance of their research and answer questions from the audience.

GPB Education Matters Blog

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Laura Osborne, a fifth grade teacher at Sand Hill Elementary School in Effingham County, GA, has received two special honors from the Air Force Association.

by Mary Anne Lane | July 2nd, 2020

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These winners were among hundreds of K-3 students in Georgia who participated in the 2020 PBS KIDS Writers Contest.

by Mary Anne Lane | July 2nd, 2020

Access To Discovery Education Through Georgia Public Broadcasting Ends July 1, 2020

Effectively immediately, schools using Discovery content under the Georgia Public Broadcasting contract will no longer have rights to continue using these assets.

by Laura Evans | July 1st, 2020

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“Look Again” campaign urges greater awareness to protect Georgia’s youngest citizens.

by Mary Anne Lane | June 30th, 2020