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Exploring the World of Science and Engineering

posted on January 13, 2014 at 10:15 AM

Exploring the World of Science and Engineering

Have you ever pondered how NASA ensures what they send into space is really safe for the environment? Erick Ordoñez is a materials engineer at NASA’s Marshall Space Flight Center in Huntsville, Alabama, who does this every day and has truly mastered a work-life balance. His story is sure to entice any student who has ever had aspirations of becoming an astronaut or being involved in the exciting world of NASA and outer space in any way! In this video from...

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Posted on January 13, 2014 at 10:15 AM Comments

Celebrate IPTV's 45th Birthday! Show Us How IPTV is Used In Your Classroom

posted on January 6, 2014 at 12:11 PM

Celebrate IPTV's 45th Birthday!  Show Us How IPTV is Used In Your Classroom

Iowa Public Television is celebrating 45 years of service to Iowans and educators. IPTV would like to see how you, as an educator, use IPTV and PBS resources to engage students and enhance their learning. Send a photograph and caption showing how IPTV and PBS helps you be a more effective teacher and have a chance at being featured by IPTV on our social media pages, as well as in print and electronic newsletters. Send entries to Angela Hiatt, the Educational Outreach Specialist at Read More

Posted on January 6, 2014 at 12:11 PM Comments

Get Ahead of the Game with PBS TeacherLine and Win FREE In-Person PD for Your School

posted on January 2, 2014 at 1:58 PM

Get Ahead of the Game with PBS TeacherLine and Win FREE In-Person PD for Your School

This 2014 get ahead of the game! Tackle your professional development credits by taking a PBS TeacherLine course and learn the skills you need to lead a winning class! PBS TeacherLine offers an assortment of online development courses trusted by thousands of PreK-12 educators from 15 to 45-hour facilitated courses to 3-hour self-paced courses you can take on your own time.

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Plug In! How to Integrate Tablets, Smart Phones, Devices, and More

posted on January 2, 2014 at 12:00 AM

Plug In! How to Integrate Tablets, Smart Phones, Devices, and More

As we approach the New Year, now is a great time for you to catch up with FREE professional development resources that address many of the digital trends in the classroom. If you are a teacher or homeschooler who wants to use more technology with your students, but don’t know where to start, then PBS LearningMedia has the answer for you in this easy to digest recorded webinar all about integrating tablets, smart phones, laptops and whiteboards into curriculum. Join K-12 tech expert Leslie Fisher as she explores how to successfully integrate mobile technology into the classroom. Learn about top applications, practical tips and solutions for overcoming barriers along the way. Click Read More

Posted on January 2, 2014 at 12:00 AM Comments

Discover Adaptive Technologies Used by Paralympic Athletes

posted on December 26, 2013 at 9:49 AM

Discover Adaptive Technologies Used by Paralympic Athletes

Ring in the New Year with the PBS LearningMedia staff and some of their favorite digital resources! As we look forward to Sochi in 2014, explore how science, technology, engineering and math can support athletes with physical disabilities as they compete at elite levels. These standards-based resources increase students’ awareness of Paralympic sports; highlighting the adaptive technologies used by Paralympic athletes and showcasing the engineering design process used to create...

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Posted on December 26, 2013 at 9:49 AM Comments

Spend or Save? Two Cents on Financial Planning

posted on December 23, 2013 at 12:00 AM

Spend or Save? Two Cents on Financial Planning

Check out this PBS LearningMedia collection of resources from Thirteen/WNET designed to engage students in financial awareness, economic empowerment and personal responsibility. The 25 resources that comprise the collection conceptually illustrate lessons regarding savings, investment, creditworthiness, entrepreneurship, and commerce. 

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Posted on December 23, 2013 at 12:00 AM Comments

Digital Media: New Learners of the 21st Century

posted on December 16, 2013 at 12:00 AM

Digital Media: New Learners of the 21st Century

Looking for a FREE and informative professional development resource that can help you better engage with students in the 21st Century? Learn how to ignite students' curiosity and ingenuity with this collection of PBS LearningMedia resources from the documentary Digital Media: New Learners of the 21st Century, produced by Twin Cities Public Television. Explore how exceptional instructors are increasingly using digital media and interactive practices and help your students become civically engaged, allow them to collaborate with peers worldwide and empower them to direct their own learning. Click Read More

Posted on December 16, 2013 at 12:00 AM Comments

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