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  • Discovery Education for Social Studies Instruction

    Topic:
    Social Studies

    Participants will receive an introduction to Discovery Education’s learning management system with a focus on the nearly 54,000 multimodal SS resources available to all Georgia students and teachers at no cost via GPB. We will navigate through the latest upgrades and learn how to find and organize relevant content, manage personal folders, apply meaningful teaching strategies, and create output using the productivity tools. Hands-on activities will include digital exploration tips and model teaching strategies, with emphasis on DE’s primary sources, interdisciplinary virtual field trips and collaborative projects, and searching by standards.

    Duration:
    1 hour
  • Engineering Your Classroom STEMpire With GPB

    Topic:
    STEM/STEAM

    Join Georgia Public Broadcasting in an exploration of thousands of digital learning resources, including an introduction to Discovery Education's free STEM collection and the construction of your own STEM engineering project. Learn ways to engage your students with an inquiry learning approach to STEM education and encourage hands-on exploration with the array of online content and professional development tools available to you at no cost through GPB Education, PBS LearningMedia, and Discovery Education.

    Duration:
    1.5 hours
  • Enhancing Visual Literacy in the ELA Classroom

    Topic:
    English/Language Arts

    According to Adobe’s Visual Literacy White Paper, “Visual images are becoming the predominant form of communication across a range of learning and teaching resources [and] visual literacy is now crucial for obtaining information, constructing knowledge and building successful educational outcomes.” Join Georgia Public Broadcasting for an exploration of PBS LearningMedia’s free digital content and professional development resources with a focus on building visual literacy through literature in the ELA classroom.

    Duration:
    1.5 hours
  • Enhancing Visual Literacy in the Social Studies Classroom

    Topic:
    Social Studies

    According to Adobe’s Visual Literacy White Paper, “Visual images are becoming the predominant form of communication across a range of learning and teaching resources [and] visual literacy is now crucial for obtaining information, constructing knowledge and building successful educational outcomes.” Join Georgia Public Broadcasting for an exploration of PBS LearningMedia’s free digital content and professional development resources with a focus on building visual literacy through engaging strategies for the social studies classroom.

    Duration:
    1.5 hours

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