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NOVA's Hunting the Elements

Heather Neal - Tuesday, March 27, 2012 - 11:14am

Helping students understand what the elements are exactly can be complicated as it isn’t very feasible to show students what they are in your classroom. That was true until NOVA’s newest episode Hunting the Elements....

Tech Thursday: Cool Android Apps that Cultivate Learning

Rosemary Jean-Louis - Thursday, July 19, 2012 - 6:23am

Google Play has a host of educational apps that can jumpstart student learning and cultivate curiosity before they head back to school. They are designed for Android phones and tablets of course. Here’s a list of my...

How Einstein and Social Media Can Inspire a Passion for Learning

Rosemary Jean-Louis - Tuesday, October 16, 2012 - 5:46am

The title of our blog is Passion for Learning . But what does that mean to you as an educator? Does that mean that you have a fire for amassing knowledge? Does that mean you have a zest for sharing information with...

No Degree? No Problem!

Jessica Forkel - Monday, May 19, 2014 - 8:31am

So, you never finished college and you don't have a big fancy degree and you're thinking that you can't get a job and make a decent living? WRONG! Of course all of us here at GPB are strong advocates of education of any...

The Global Workforce Initiative to give students the opportunity to explore STEM careers while still in high school.

Georgia Companies Giving High School Students the Opportunity to Explore STEM careers!

Jessica Forkel - Wednesday, May 28, 2014 - 7:47am

Georgia is suffering from a lack of production workers, scientists, engineers and technology specialists. The question is, WHY is there skill-gap? Is it because students don't have a hands-on experience with these...

Who knew you could do THIS with an orange?

Jessica Forkel - Thursday, June 26, 2014 - 12:32pm

  Watch what happens when a scuba diver cracks an egg under water! Who would have thought you could do THIS with an orange! Find out how to peel an apple in 5 seconds! This is what happens when you dive head first into...

Summer Fun Under $10!

Jessica Forkel - Monday, July 7, 2014 - 8:50am

Have Fun this Summer and Don’t Break The Bank!  Attention Parents! Everyone is on a budget, right? During the summer, it gets harder and harder to find family fun activities and not break the bank. Well, take a deep...

37 Must Read Books for Creative People

Jessica Forkel - Monday, July 14, 2014 - 10:57am

Are you looking for a new book to take with you on vacation? Maybe you are using your summer to catch up on all the books on your "must read" list?  Buzzfeed put together a list of 37 books every creative person needs...

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