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KQED at Teachers 4 Social Justice Conference

Conferences | October 9, 2013 | 0 Comments

KQED at Teachers 4 Social Justice Conference

   Each year hundreds of educators both locally and nationally gather to network, explore empowering learning environments and develop a professional learning community at the Teaching for Social Justice– The Politics of Pedagogy Conference taking place Saturday, October 12th at Mission High School in San Francisco. KQED News Education Editor Mathew Green will be facilitating a […]

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Three Great Digital Resources for Social Studies Courses

News & Civics | December 7, 2012 | 2 Comments

Three Great Digital Resources for Social Studies Courses

Are you interested in integrating some engaging, interactive and informative online resources to augment your students learning experience in Social Studies? Here are three great ways to incorporate world geography, Constitutional rights, and U.S. Policy in the Middle East through gaming, cartoons, and interactive media. 10 Ways to Teach About Geography (New York Times Learning […]

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Do Now #41: Grade the President

Do Now | September 29, 2012 | 38 Comments

Do Now #41: Grade the President

To respond to the Do Now, you can comment below or tweet your response. Be sure to begin your tweet with @KQEDEdspace and end it with #KQEDDoNow For more info on how to use Twitter, click here. Do Now The presidential election is right around the corner, so it’s time to grade the president. President […]

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America Revealed in PBS LearningMedia

PBS LearningMedia | May 7, 2012 | 0 Comments

America Revealed in PBS LearningMedia

The PBS series, America Revealed, uses beautiful and breath-taking aerial photography to provide an otherwise unseen view of America. It uses original data visualizations to demonstrate how our systems work. Enhance your English, social studies, math, health, science, and environmental studies curriculum with video clips and supporting classroom materials in PBS LearningMedia from this thought […]

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PBS LearningMedia: Top California Clicks

PBS LearningMedia | March 7, 2012 | 0 Comments

PBS LearningMedia: Top California Clicks

I got caught up in a mob scene, became an indentured servant and helped Phillis Wheatley write a poem with the top resource being viewed by California educators in PBS LearningMedia: Mission US is a multimedia project featuring free interactive adventure games set in different eras of U.S. history. The interactive, “For Crown or Colony?” […]

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