Donate

RSSPBS LearningMedia

Quick Picks: STEAM Resources

PBS LearningMedia | February 6, 2014 | 0 Comments

Quick Picks: STEAM Resources

From infusing art practices and design principles into science lessons to integrated learning with STEM and arts, explore this quick list of classroom ready resources to engage students in STEAM learning.  Learn more about STEAM. 1. Makers  Use the resources in this curated collection, categorized into design, how to (DIY), arts and crafts, robotics, and engineering […]

Continue Reading

PBS & KQED Are Looking for 100 of America’s Most Innovative Educators

PBS LearningMedia | February 5, 2014 | 0 Comments

PBS & KQED Are Looking for 100 of America’s Most Innovative Educators

Are you a digital superstar at your school? If you are creatively integrating digital media and technology in your classroom, we encourage you to apply to the 2014 PBS LearningMedia Digital Innovators Program. This year-long program is designed to foster and reward a community of 100 digitally-savvy K-12 educators.

Continue Reading

Bridging the Bay After School Conference 2014

PBS LearningMedia | January 31, 2014 | 0 Comments

Bridging the Bay After School Conference 2014

The Region 4 Annual Bridging the Bay After School Conference (January 31 – February 1, 2014) begins today. 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. Join KQED for a workshop.

Continue Reading

Black History Month: Dig Deeper with Seven PBS LearningMedia Collections

PBS LearningMedia | January 30, 2014 | 0 Comments

Black History Month: Dig Deeper with Seven PBS LearningMedia Collections

PBS LearningMedia provides several notable collections from award winning documentaries around black history. These collections feature extensive multimedia resources, lesson plans and student guides that extend learning beyond Black History month.

Continue Reading

Math at the Core: Middle School Collection in PBS LearningMedia

PBS LearningMedia | January 22, 2014 | 0 Comments

Math at the Core: Middle School Collection in PBS LearningMedia

By Laura Robeldo Looking for new ways to spark students’ interest in math? Explore Math at the Core: Middle School, a growing collection of interactive math resources in PBS LearningMedia. Aligned with CCSS in mathematics for grades 5-8, these engaging media resources explain a wide range of mathematical concepts, from fractions to geometry, in real […]

Continue Reading

Resources for Exploring the World of Science and Engineering

PBS LearningMedia | January 15, 2014 | 1 Comment

Resources for Exploring the World of Science and Engineering

Explore the work of science and engineering with these resources from PBS LearningMedia. Through resources profiling careers in engineering and an interactive that investigates three possible career paths in engineering technologies, students can learn about the ways in which scientists and engineers work in many different settings, including colleges and universities, businesses and industries, specific […]

Continue Reading

All the World’s a Stage! Integrate Arts with PBS

PBS LearningMedia | January 8, 2014 | 0 Comments

All the World’s a Stage! Integrate Arts with PBS

Show your students how to make their mark on the stage with featured resources that explore stagecraft, playwriting, performance, and creative expression. Ignite their interest with Spark video segments profiling performance artists creating puppetry, improvisational theater, and intersecting sculpture and performance. Shadowlight Production: Theater (Shadow Puppetry) Grades 6-13 | Video | Culture and Theater In […]

Continue Reading

Planning for the New Year: PD from PBS

PBS LearningMedia | December 26, 2013 | 0 Comments

Planning for the New Year: PD from PBS

As we approach the New Year, now is a great time for you to catch up with FREE PD resources that address many of 2013’s digital trends in the classroom. Here is a quick list of 20 resources in PBS LearningMedia to use in planning for 2014. 1) 21st Century Learning | PBS | All 2) […]

Continue Reading

Ten PBS LearningMedia Resources to Explore the Impact of Computer Science

PBS LearningMedia | December 11, 2013 | 0 Comments

Ten PBS LearningMedia Resources to Explore the Impact of Computer Science

Use these resources to introduce your students to the imaginative thinkers, code-savvy scientists, and everyday people impacting the world through computer science. The Art of Creative Coding |  Grades 9-12 | Video | Technology & Art Programming plays a huge role in the world that surrounds us, and though its uses are often purely functional, there […]

Continue Reading

Explore Snowflakes with PBS LearningMedia Resources

PBS LearningMedia | December 4, 2013 | 0 Comments

Explore Snowflakes with PBS LearningMedia Resources

Are all snowflakes truly unique? What are the physical forces that drive snowflakes to come in so many shapes and sizes? In this lesson with great resources from PBS LearningMedia, students build an apparatus that creates conditions similar to a winter cloud and produce their own snow crystals indoors. By watching the snow crystals grow, […]

Continue Reading