Apply to be a part of our Pilot Group! Through consistent, purposeful engagement with social and digital media tools, students can become active digital citizens who can gather, comprehend, evaluate, synthesize, and report on information and ideas. Educators need spaces where we can purposefully engage with social and digital media tools to strengthen our skills […]
KQED is offering a variety of free trainings and professional learning opportunities this school year for Bay Area teachers to support the effective use of digital media in the classroom. From webinars to workshops, sign up for one or more free trainings to take full advantage of our extensive online media resources, and employ our […]
Would you consider earning a high school equivalency certification instead of a high school diploma? What, if anything, does the high school experience offers versus the potential “shortcut” of a GED? How well does high school fit your learning needs?
Get creative this school year and bring the arts into all aspects of teaching and learning with this sampling of resources from PBS LearningMedia.
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