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What I Learned At Georgia Southern's Edumakers Conference

Sessions were packed with giveaways, new ideas, and recommendations for affordable ways of integrating these exciting new methods into the classroom.

by Michael Kuenlen | October 18, 2017

New Halloween Programming, Games And Learning Activities For The Entire Family

This “Odd-tober,” GPB and PBS Kids invite the entire family to celebrate Halloween all month long, with spooky new episodes of their favorite shows, new games and a wide array of activities.

by Laura Evans | October 16, 2017

Sesame Workshop Launches Groundbreaking Initiative To Help Children Cope With Traumatic Experiences

Featuring strategies that are proven to mitigate the impact of traumatic experiences on young children.

by Mary Anne Lane | October 10, 2017

Georgia Race Through Time Wins A Parents’ Choice Award

Georgia Race Through Time, GPB’s new history adventure game, was recently selected as a 2017 Parents’ Choice Approved Award Winner by the Parents’ Choice Foundation.

by Laura Evans | October 6, 2017

Make Room For Legumes For Farm To School Month!

For Farm to School Month, introduce students to growing and eating their own food with these free resources from Georgia Organics.

by Mary Anne Lane | October 5, 2017

Celebrate Red Ribbon Week October 23-31

Unite the students in your classroom and throughout the school in a stand against drugs by celebrating Red Ribbon Week on October 23-31.

by Mary Anne Lane | October 2, 2017

Hispanic Heritage Month Resources For Teachers, Parents, & Kids

Integrate Hispanic Heritage Month into your lessons or home with this trove of educational videos, activities, and lesson plans.

by Mary Anne Lane | September 26, 2017

Developing An Environment For Inquiry

After our article on getting started with inquiry approaches to learning, educators might benefit delving deeper into how to create environments of inquiry in their classrooms.

by Michael Kuenlen | September 26, 2017

Mural Project Created By Norcross Students Brings Community And Cultures Together

Norcross teachers, students, and volunteers are working together to transform the retaining wall on Mitchell Road.

by Laura Evans | September 22, 2017

Skidaway Marine Science Day Scheduled For Saturday, October 14

An afternoon of activities, tours, and talks will make Skidaway Marine Science Day a can’t-miss event for all ages on Saturday, Oct. 14, from noon to 4 p.m.

by Mary Anne Lane | September 20, 2017

Applications For 2018 Emperor Science Award Program Now Open

Through this unique mentoring opportunity, 100 winning students will each work with an esteemed university-level research scientist on a rewarding multi-week cancer research project.

by Mary Anne Lane | September 18, 2017

The Civil Rights Virtual Learning Journey Now Available

This virtual collection invites students into an engaging exploration of some of the most significant events of the Civil Rights Movement.

by Mary Anne Lane | September 13, 2017