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MAP THIS!

posted on November 14, 2013 at 12:25 PM

MAP THIS!

Map This! History of Geography

Discover what experts have found out about the history of geography from clay tablets during Babylonian times to mapmaking from horseback in the 1800's to digital maps produced by computers in the 60's! Jack Dangermond, the co-founder of a Geographic Information Systems notes that digital geography has enabled people to think about geography in abstract ways using databases and visualization. Click Read More

Posted on November 14, 2013 at 12:25 PM Comments

IPTV Staff Participates at NETA Conference

posted on October 28, 2013 at 2:46 PM

IPTV Staff Participates at NETA Conference

Select IPTV staff have returned to Johnston from Atlanta, GA after attending the 2013 NETA Conference.  NETA is the National Educational Telecommunications Association that allows staff members to network with others and learn about current practices and resources. IPTV staff were privileged to listen to guest speakers who shared their positive experiences using those resources that public television can provide and look forward to sharing those experiences and resources with our viewers and educators.  See the links below to browse some interactive resources to get you started....

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Posted on October 28, 2013 at 2:46 PM Comments

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

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

Teacher Ideas Needed for New "Market to Market in the Classroom" Project

posted on February 15, 2013 at 2:59 PM

Teacher Ideas Needed for New "Market to Market in the Classroom" Project

Iowa Public Television has received a grant to produce a new series of online education resources for our nation’s classrooms. The IPTV team will be creating a series of Web-based curriculum resources related to topics and themes introduced within the nationally syndicated television program, Market to Market, produced by IPTV and reaching more than 70% of non-metro, farming-dependent counties in the United...

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Posted on February 15, 2013 at 2:59 PM

African Americans in History

posted on January 30, 2013 at 12:00 AM

African Americans in History

February marks the beginning of Black History month: a time to celebrate the extraordinary African Americans upon whose shoulders an entire people were lifted. It’s also a chance to remember the considerable hardships these pioneers endured in pursuit of equality. This month and beyond, we encourage you to spend some time with your students celebrating the countless contributions of African Americans.

IPTV has hundreds of resources ranging in subject areas from history to the arts and literature that help shed light on the significant contributions of the Americans who strived for...

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Posted on January 30, 2013 at 12:00 AM Comments

Public Media Across the Country

posted on January 9, 2013 at 12:00 AM

Public Media Across the Country

Iowa Public Television offers thousands of educational resources free to all Iowa teachers. However, as a public media service, we have developed partnerships with a great number of media institutions that include other public television stations throughout the country, public radio stations, NASA, museums, and several other organizations.  With these partnerships, Iowa Public Television is better able to provide teachers here in our state with even more great educational content. Here is a list of educational resources that are produced by some of our public media...

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Posted on January 9, 2013 at 12:00 AM Comments

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