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Chevron Fuels Your School's STEM Projects

Rosemary Jean-Louis - Wednesday, October 16, 2013 - 4:04am

If you need microscope slides, pencils or even a tarantula for your biology classes, Chevron can help you. Through it’s Fuel Your School program, it helps raise money for supplies for science, technology, engineering...

October is National Bullying Month

Rosemary Jean-Louis - Tuesday, October 8, 2013 - 5:32am

October is National Bullying month. Now is a good time as any to zero in on this topic for good reason. The number of bullying stories making headlines and being discussed on social media sites seems to have increased...

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Peg + Cat Equals Clever New Math Series

Rosemary Jean-Louis - Monday, October 7, 2013 - 7:41am

“When you need help solving a math problem don’t ask a pig,” concludes Peg, the cute as a button human half of our new GPB Kids show Peg + Cat which debuts today. I’m right there with you, my dear! Peg, her cat and...

Cover of The Georgia Studies Book

The New Digital GEORGIA STUDIES BOOK

Patrice Weaver - Wednesday, October 2, 2013 - 10:19am

New Kindle Edition Available NOW!

Government Shutdown Explainers for Students

Rosemary Jean-Louis - Tuesday, October 1, 2013 - 5:49am

When the federal government shuts down, how is the average person affected? In many more ways than people may expect. For example, the federal government runs the national parks. Due to the shutdown, the parks will be...

image from Today In Georgia History

Happy Birthday, President Carter!

Heather Neal - Monday, September 30, 2013 - 6:58am

Georgia’s one and only president was born on October 1, 1924. Jimmy Carter was born in Plains, Georgia, a rural farming community in the southwestern region of the state. In 1970, Carter jumped straight into politics...

American Graduate Day is September 28

Rosemary Jean-Louis - Friday, September 27, 2013 - 1:00am

Join the movement to decrease drop out rates.

Scarlet Macaw in flight, Manu River, Peru (Courtesy Nature.)

Get a Bird’s Eyeview of Life on Nature’s EarthFlight

Rosemary Jean-Louis - Wednesday, September 25, 2013 - 5:33am

Producer John Downer hopes that people who watch Nature’s EarthFlight will discover that “the complex social life of birds are not so different from our own.”“They have an unrivalled knowledge of the life of the planet...

Teaching Editing and Writing in a Digital World

Rosemary Jean-Louis - Monday, September 23, 2013 - 4:50am

I recently presented to business education teachers at the Georgia Business Education Association conference on the topic of Teaching Editing and Writing in a Digital World. I had two main messages: our devices...

Courtesy of Brett Buchanan Photography, 2012

Latino Americans

Rosemary Jean-Louis - Monday, September 16, 2013 - 4:43am

Celebrate Hispanic Heritage month with this documentary.

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