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Almetria Vaba administers the California edition of PBS LearningMedia, a new digital media service for educators from PBS and WGBH. Check it out at: ca.pbslearningmedia.org.

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Information Literacy to be Focus of Summit at CUE Annual Conference

Events | February 27, 2015 | 0 Comments

Information Literacy to be Focus of Summit at CUE Annual Conference

CUE and California School Library Association (CSLA) are pleased to partner for the second year in a special day long summit in conjunction with the CUE 2015 Annual Conference in Palm Springs, CA. The CUE/CSLA Information Literacy Summit will take place on Saturday, March 21, 2015.

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10 Resources for National Engineers Week

PBS LearningMedia | February 21, 2015 | 1 Comment

10 Resources for National Engineers Week

It’s National Engineers Week! From growing plants in space to innovations in the building designing process, these resources will bring real-world applications of physics and engineering into your teaching and learning. Use videos to illustrate how engineering touches every aspect of life. Ramp-n’Roll: Curious George | Grades PreK-1 How is Curious George going to get […]

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KQED at the CISC Leadership Symposium

Events | February 4, 2015 | 0 Comments

KQED at the CISC Leadership Symposium

The annual CISC Leadership Symposium brings together over 1,000 educational leaders from throughout the State for three days of networking and learning about the latest shifts in education and models of innovative action. Join KQED for a session on integrating media into teaching and learning.

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After School Media Making: Four Resource Collections for Bridging the Bay

Events | January 28, 2015 | 0 Comments

After School Media Making: Four Resource Collections for Bridging the Bay

Join KQED at Bridging the Bay After School Conference on Saturday, January 31st in Oakland. The Bridging the Bay Conference brings together over 500 after school professionals from seven Bay Area counties for two days of learning, networking, and collaboration. The conference is designed to support the implementation of a shared vision of quality.  KQED […]

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Full STEAM Ahead: Designing for Learning-  Bay Area STEAM Colloquium

Events | January 28, 2015 | 0 Comments

Full STEAM Ahead: Designing for Learning- Bay Area STEAM Colloquium

Join KQED at the STEAM Colloquium this Friday, January 30th in San Ramon.

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California School Library Association 2015 Centennial Celebration Conference

Events | January 28, 2015 | 0 Comments

California School Library Association 2015 Centennial Celebration Conference

KQED is proud to sponsor the California School Library Association 2015 Centennial Celebration Conference taking place in Burlingame from February 5- 8, 2015.

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More Than a Month: Three Resources for Exploring Cultural Acknowledgement

General | January 21, 2015 | 0 Comments

More Than a Month: Three Resources for Exploring Cultural Acknowledgement

Let PBS LearningMedia help you prepare for Black History Month with an outstanding collection of resources. Begin with a briefing on the origins of this cultural heritage month with About Black History Month, a resource from the U.S. Department of State. Then dive into the history of the African American experience with classroom ready resources […]

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Four Resources for Exploring Media Literacy Through the Legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.

News & Civics | January 15, 2015 | 2 Comments

Four Resources for Exploring Media Literacy Through the Legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.

Examine the life and legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. and the Civil Rights Movement with hundreds of PBS LearningMedia resources.

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Top 10 Favorite PBS LearningMedia Videos of 2014

PBS LearningMedia | December 31, 2014 | 1 Comment

Top 10 Favorite PBS LearningMedia Videos of 2014

In the spirit of year-end traditions, here are the top 10 favorite PBS staff resource picks for 2014. This broad list of compelling resources for every grade represents some of the most popular content in PBS LearningMedia.  Find these and 87,000 more videos, lessons and interactives at pbslearningmedia.org. Mister Rogers’ & Daniel Tiger | Grades […]

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60 Videos for Exploring College and Career Readiness

PBS LearningMedia | December 23, 2014 | 0 Comments

60 Videos for Exploring College and Career Readiness

Spider biologist, app artist, mechatronics engineer. . . Art School videos feature working artists demonstrating artistic practices that students can follow along with. Career Spotlight videos show the variety of career options in STEM fields.  These are just a few of the career profiles found in PBS LearningMedia and they offer a great starting point […]

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