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Four Great Resources for the California Science Teachers’ Conference

Events & Conferences | October 16, 2013 | 0 Comments

Four Great Resources for the California Science Teachers’ Conference

The California Science Teachers’ Conference begins next week.  Come visit us in the exhibit hall or join us for one of several sessions at the California Science Education Conference taking place in Palm Springs, October 25-27th. California Science Education Conference is the annual conference of the California Science Teachers’ Association (CSTA). Below is a list of KQED […]

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KQED at the California STEM Symposium

Events & Conferences | October 2, 2013 | 1 Comment

KQED at the California STEM Symposium

Advancing STEM education in California is critically necessary to ensure that current and future generations of California students can compete in, and be a productive contributor to, a dynamic 21st century economy. To meet this goal, their education must contain academic rigor. With the implementation of Common Core State Standards and Next Generation Science Standards, now […]

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KQED at Fall CUE 2013 Conference

Events & Conferences | September 27, 2013 | 0 Comments

KQED at Fall CUE 2013 Conference

Join KQED at Fall CUE 2013 Conference at  American Canyon High School in the Napa Valley for a compelling session: Curriculum Enhancement with PBS LearningMedia Digital Learning Objects Friday October 26, 2013 from 12:30- 1:30pm Explore the value of using media with strategies for incorporating digital learning objects into curriculum to deepen connections in core subject areas, build critical […]

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KQED at California Science Education Conference (CSTA)

Conferences | September 25, 2013 | 0 Comments

KQED at California Science Education Conference (CSTA)

Come visit us in the exhibit hall or join us for one of several sessions at the California Science Education Conference taking place in Palm Springs, October 25-27th. California Science Education Conference is the annual conference of the California Science Teachers’ Association (CSTA). For over 20 years the conference has been providing up-to-the-minute educational programs for California’s […]

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Top September To-Do’s

Events & Conferences | September 5, 2013 | 0 Comments

Top September To-Do’s

It is the beginning of the school year and there is a whole host of great things happening. Here are the top to-do’s for educators this month. Check out our makeover! kqed.org/education has a brand new look. Easily find educasts, professional development modules, digital tools, news education resources, arts demonstrations, science media and more. Tell us what you think. Beef up your educator tool kit with PBS TeacherLine’s flexible online professional development for Prek-12 educators!

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Inventing Our Future: Summer Institute for Educators

Arts | May 16, 2013 | 0 Comments

Inventing Our Future: Summer Institute for Educators

Join KQED, SFMOMA, the Alameda County Office of Education, local artists and educators for the Integrated Learning Summer Institute, August 13-15, 2013 at Chabot Space and Science Center. All educators are welcome to register. Plenary speakers will include Spark-featured artists Favianna Rodriguez and Rhodessa Jones.

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Youth Leadership at DML

Community Voices | March 19, 2013 | 2 Comments

Youth Leadership at DML

This post was written by BAVC Factory Filmmaker Buffy Almendares, Sophie Bedecarré Ernst, and BAVC’s Director of Next Gen Programs Ingrid Hu Dahl after presenting about the SFPL Digital Learning Lab initiative at the Digital Media and Learning Conference in Chicago. On our plane ride to Chicago, the three of us had an opportunity to […]

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Gearing up for CA Science Education Conference 2012!

Conferences | October 17, 2012 | 2 Comments

Gearing up for CA Science Education Conference 2012!

KQED Education and Lawrence Hall of Science (LHS) are working together to present a workshop at this year’s California Science Education Conference on October 19 – 21 in San Jose. We’ll introduce open-ended, creative activities that explore K-2 students’ understanding of physical science and math concepts in structures they see everyday, such as buildings, playgrounds, […]

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Map Making in the Classroom @ ISTE

6 -12 Science | August 3, 2012 | 2 Comments

Map Making in the Classroom @ ISTE

Teachers are wild about maps. Students are wild about maps. From watching kindergarteners navigate the world to alternative high school students chomping at the bit to take a turn zooming around their neighborhoods and beyond, I have seen Google Maps take kids places. Have you made your own maps in class? If so, what for? […]

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