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Iowa Public Television Connects with Educators

posted on October 14, 2013 at 10:50 AM

Iowa Public Television Connects with Educators

Iowa Public Television continues to make stops around the state of Iowa, connecting with educators along the way. IPTV has enlightened educators as they learn about free resources that are captivating, current, and aligned to rigorous standards. In the last few weeks, IPTV has attended and presented at conferences such as the Iowa Technology and Education Connection, Green Hills AEA 21st Century Learners’ Conference, STEM Active Learning Conference, Social Studies Conference, Midwest Environmental Education Conference, and STEM Teacher Educators Conference. IPTV also provides pre-service teachers with the tools and resources they need to be successful in their classrooms as they student teach, and has done so recently at Upper Iowa University, Graceland University and Grandview...

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Posted on October 14, 2013 at 10:50 AM Comments

Virtual Pre-K! Ready for Math

posted on September 16, 2013 at 3:33 PM

Virtual Pre-K is a hands-on learning resource developed for preschool teachers, parents and their children. Created by an award-winning team of Chicago Public School teachers, Virtual Pre-K demonstrates concepts and skills taught in a preschool classroom and offers ways for parents to extend them at home and out in the community.

The virtual in Virtual Pre-K signifies that, with the right support, learning for a young child can...

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Posted on September 16, 2013 at 3:33 PM Comments

Iowa Public Television's Ready for School Initiative Launches in 25 Communities

posted on September 16, 2013 at 10:32 AM

Iowa Public Television's Ready for School Initiative Launches in 25 Communities

Iowa Public Television is launching a new Ready for School initiative with the goal of working with Iowa communities’ efforts to strengthen the math and literacy skills of children ages 2-8. This work is focused on serving children from low-income families. Ready for School communities identified are: Belmond, Burlington, Chariton, Clinton, Columbus Community, Davenport, Denison, Des Moines (2), Eagle Grove, Fort Dodge, Hampton, Hawarden, Keokuk, Leon, Marshalltown, Mason City, Muscatine, Oelwein, Osceola, Ottumwa, Red Oak, Shenandoah, Sioux City and West...

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Posted on September 16, 2013 at 10:32 AM Comments

PBS Presents PEG + CAT

posted on August 28, 2013 at 10:16 AM

PBS Presents PEG + CAT


PEG + CAT is a new preschool series that follows the adorable, spirited Peg and her sidekick Cat as they embark on adventures, solve problems and learn foundational math concepts and skills. PEG + CAT arrives to PBS KIDS this fall and follows these best friends as they find themselves in the middle of a messy, funny challenge. As obstacles test their problem-solving skills, they improvise, brainstorm, make mistakes, and never give up. As they use math to tame their wild and wacky world, they prove that math is empowering and...

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Posted on August 28, 2013 at 10:16 AM Comments

Activities for Families Out and About

posted on July 18, 2013 at 12:52 PM

Activities for Families Out and About

Numbers and Counting
Numbers are everywhere you look. Point out numbers you see in signs, on buses and trains and in stores. Have your child count cars, people or items on your grocery list. Compare groups of things that you see. "Are there more babies or grownups waiting for the bus?" "Are there more apples or bananas in the fruit stand?"

Shapes
Look for shapes when you're out and about. Make it a game! Play "I Spy" with shapes you spot on your way around your community. A wheel is a circle, a building is a rectangle, a floor tile is a square, a rooftop is a...

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Posted on July 18, 2013 at 12:52 PM Comments

Teachers' Domain Becomes PBS LearningMedia

posted on July 8, 2013 at 1:09 PM

Teachers' Domain Becomes PBS LearningMedia

You may have heard staff from Iowa Public Television rant and rave about PBS LearningMedia. You may already use Teachers' Domain. Chances are that if you are on our site, then you already know what Teachers' Domain is and likely use it. That's great! You might have heard that Teachers' Domain is transitioning into PBS LearningMedia. If you use either of these services, then the following information is important to...

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Posted on July 8, 2013 at 1:09 PM Comments

Scholarships Now Available to Middle School Science Teachers

posted on January 17, 2013 at 12:00 AM

Scholarships Now Available to Middle School Science Teachers

Iowa Public Television is looking for middle school science teachers interested in a free online course.  Through a grant from the Environmental Protection Agency, 85 Iowa Middle School Science Teachers have the opportunity to take the course, Global Climate Change Education.  The PBS TeacherLine "Global Climate Change Education for Middle School" online course will begin February 27. This is a 6 week (3 credit) online course that will finish the mid-April, 2013.  Iowa Public Television will pay the cost of the course which is $345.  In addition, IPTV will pay for license-renewal credits through AEA PD online (3 credits).  Graduate credit through Morningside is available for an additional fee (Graduate credit will be the expense of the learner, $60 per credit). Please let me know via email if you are interested in this opportunity by January 31,...

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Posted on January 17, 2013 at 12:00 AM Comments

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