Last week, students across the country discussed the effectiveness of longer prison sentences in our #DoNow3Strikes post. We asked students Do lengthy prison sentences help deter crime? Should voters or legislators be part of determining prison sentences?
In this educast find a sampling of free special curated arts collections containing media resources around themes and big ideas. Find more free classroom media resources at pbslearningmedia.org Makers This collection of video segments and lesson plans focuses on “making” in science, technology, and the arts. Teachers can use these resources to encourage do-it-yourself and hands-on […]
In this educast explore how video clips found in PBS LearningMedia can strengthen and enhance arts exploration in the classroom. In arts, media can be an effective tool for introducing large concepts, examining aspects of the creative process and connecting students with artists while promoting critical viewing skills and media awareness. This video contains a […]
Explore the benefits of an arts-infused classroom during National Arts in Education week. Learn how to integrate the arts in your classroom from dance and drama to music and visual arts. Explore resources and develop techniques to bring artistic elements in your classroom. Below is a sampling of inspirational content; visit PBS LearningMedia for additional art […]
AMP up your teaching with PBS LearningMedia! Turn to www.pbslearningmedia.org for easy-access to PD resources addressing topics like: Planning & Preparation Assessment & Evaluation Common Core State Standards Effective Instruction Discussion & Questioning Techniques Click here to see more, or access resources from TED Talks Education below: Personal Grit as Key to Success What’s the […]
Help your students to expand their cultural repertoire with these featured resources centered on music, society, and culture. Register for full access to the free service. Stephen Kent: Music Grades 6-13+ | Video | Musical Creation & Performance Meet a composer and musician who has been playing the didgeridoo – a traditional aboriginal instrument – for […]