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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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Science, Nutrition and Medicine: Nine Videos for National Nutrition Month

General | March 25, 2015 | 0 Comments

Science, Nutrition and Medicine: Nine Videos for National Nutrition Month

Science, nutrition and medicine intersect in a variety of ways. From an exploration of the immune system to investigations in new treatments for diabetes, bring these PBS LearningMedia videos into your classroom during April, National Nutrition Month.

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Five PBS LearningMedia Resources to Strengthen Students’ Information Literacy

General | March 11, 2015 | 0 Comments

Five PBS LearningMedia Resources to Strengthen Students’ Information Literacy

By Sue Heraper Information literacy equips students with the critical skills necessary to become independent lifelong learners. PBS LearningMedia provides resources that address information literacy skills underlying the basic tenets of Common Core State Standards. The introduction of the Common Core State Standards explains, “To be ready for college, workforce training, and life in a […]

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KQED at the California Council for Social Studies 54th Annual Conference

Events | March 3, 2015 | 0 Comments

KQED at the California Council for Social Studies 54th Annual Conference

The California Council for the Social Studies (CCSS) Conference begins on Friday in Oakland. Visit KQED in the Exhibit Hall and check out our session.

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KQED at Annual CUE Conference

Events | March 3, 2015 | 0 Comments

KQED at Annual CUE Conference

KQED is gearing up for Annual CUE in Palm Springs this month. Find us in the Exhibit Hall at booth 147 and check out our sessions and CUE Tips.

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Eight Resources for Women’s History Month

PBS LearningMedia | March 2, 2015 | 0 Comments

Eight Resources for Women’s History Month

From homesteaders to first ladies, examine the impact of women in history in March and every month with these resources. Explore stories of women – across various disciplines – who have impacted positive change in their communities and around the world.

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Information Literacy to be Focus of Summit at CUE Annual Conference

Events | February 27, 2015 | 1 Comment

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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