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PBS LearningMedia Expands to Offer 30,000 Free, Digital Resources for Educators

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PBS LearningMedia today announced that it now offers more than 30,000 digital resources available for free to PreK-12 educators nationwide. The new resources address nationwide curriculum gaps in digital media and bolster the service’s offerings in math, science, English/language arts, social studies and the arts.

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PBS LearningMedia Awarded Two CODiE Awards

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On May 6, at the Ed Tech Industry Summit, the Software & Information Industry Association (SIIA) announced the winners of the 2013 CODiE Awards that recognize excellence in education technology. PBS LearningMedia was honored with two CODiE Awards for Best K-12 Solution and Best Education Reference Solution.

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PBS LearningMedia and The Henry Ford Announce the 2012 Teacher Innovator Award Winners

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Today PBS LearningMedia, a free digital media service for classrooms, and The Henry Ford announced the winners of the third-annual Teacher Innovator Awards.

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PBS LearningMedia Launches Teacher Core Program to Support Teachers Using Digital Media

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PBS LearningMedia, a free digital media content portal for classrooms, today announces the formation of its PBS LearningMedia Teacher Core, a select group of 28 teachers chosen for their dedication to the advancement of digital learning in education.

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PBS Survey Finds Teachers are Embracing Digital Resources to Propel Student Learning

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PBS LearningMedia today released findings from a national survey of pre-K-12 teachers that provides a current snapshot of how teachers are utilizing technology in America’s classrooms, the types of technology teachers have access to and their attitudes toward technology.

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PBS LearningMedia and The Henry Ford Announce Call for Entries for 2012 Teacher Innovator Awards

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PBS LearningMedia and The Henry Ford today announced the third annual Teacher Innovator Awards, recognizing PreK-12 educators using media in new and unique ways to enhance students’ learning.

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PBS LearningMedia Launches the Election 2012 Collection to Deepen Students' Understanding of the Election Process

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As the race to the White House heats up, PBS LearningMedia has launched the Election 2012 Collection, a compilation of election-focused digital resources available to K-12 classrooms and educators nationwide.

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PBS LearningMedia Expands Robust Digital Tools for Educators with Content from Annenberg Learner

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Today, PBS LearningMedia announced that select digital content from Annenberg Learner, part of the Annenberg Foundation, has been added to its digital media-on-demand service offered for free to all teachers, students and families nationwide.

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Study Finds PBS TeacherLine Effective Model for Professional Development of Online Instructors

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Should online and in-person professional development classes be taught differently? Research suggests classes should be customized for the environment.

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PBS TeacherLine Named a Finalist for the Association of Educational Publishers (AEP) Awards

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On April 19, the AEP Awards finalists were announced. PBS TeacherLine was named a finalist for the Distinguished Achievement Awards in the professional development category.

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PBS Teacher Line Revamps Technology Integration Courses with New Strategies to Build 21st Century Skills

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ARLINGTON, VA, April 19, 2012– With the rapid pace of technological change, educators are seeking professional learning experiences to help them stay current and develop critical teaching skills.

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National PBS Survey Finds Teachers Want More Access to Classroom Tech

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PBS LearningMedia announced today findings from a national survey of teachers grades pre-K-12 that sheds light on the rising role of technology in America’s classrooms, as well as barriers teachers face to accessing the “right” digital resources.

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PBS KIDS and the Corporation for Public Broadcasting Join National STEM Video Game Challenge

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PBS KIDS and the Corporation for Public Broadcasting (CPB) are participating in the 2012 National STEM Video Game Challenge.

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PBS LearningMedia to Offer Schools Initial Access to U.S. Department of Education’s Learning Registry

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In a move that brings vast digital educational resources together for teachers to use in the classroom, content shared through the U.S. Department of Education’s Learning Registry will be accessible for free through PBS LearningMedia.

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PBS KIDS Encourages Healthy Eating and Exercise with Back-to-school Resources

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As children head back to school, PBS KIDS makes it easy for families to stay healthy and active with the PBS KIDS Eat Smart for a Great Start initiative. Studies have shown that poor nutrition and lack of exercise can negatively impact children’s academic performance.

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