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‘PBS TEACHERLINE PEER CONNECTION’ ASSISTS EDUCATORS WITH INSTRUCTIONAL COACHING RESPONSIBILITIES

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PBS TeacherLine today launches a new product to help educators build and improve their coaching skills as they work with their peers to increase student achievement.

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PBS TEACHERLINE® EARNS 21ST CENTURY BEST PRACTICE AWARD FROM THE U.S. DISTANCE LEARNING ASSOCIATION

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The United States Distance Learning Association honored PBS TeacherLine with a 2007 Distance Learning Award Monday evening in Kansas City, Mo.

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PBS LAUNCHES COMPREHENSIVE PRE-K-12 EDUCATOR WEB SITE: PBS TEACHERS

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PBS today unveils one of its most comprehensive Web undertakings in years with the debut of PBS Teachers, PBS� portal for pre-K-12 educators (www.pbs.org/teachers).

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Nevada, Arkansas Officials Pick PBS TeacherLine® for State Professional Development Initiatives

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The Nevada Commission on Educational Technology and the Arkansas Department of Education have selected PBS TeacherLine�, a provider of facilitated, online professional development for preK-12 educators, to meet professional development initiatives in each state.

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PBS and Discovery Education Partner to Distribute PBS Programs to Schools

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PBS and Discovery Education today announced a major multi-year media partnership through which PBS has licensed hundreds of hours from its most acclaimed series and specials for distribution to schools through Discovery Education's digital learning services.

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Department of Education Awards Over $23 Million to CPB, PBS and WTTW Chicago For New Ready To Learn Initiatives

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The Corporation for Public Broadcasting with PBS and WTTW Chicago have won competitive grants totaling $23.2 million from the Department of Education for the Ready To Learn initiative.

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PBS Programming the #1 Choice for Teachers for Third Consecutive Year, According to New Poll

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Following a particularly competitive year marked by a rapidly evolving media landscape, the nation's educators have -- for the third year in a row -- chosen PBS as the top source of video in the classroom, for both off-air taping and purchasing. This puts PBS ahead of Discovery, the History Channel and Nickelodeon. PBS' lead over the other content providers remained steady this year.

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PBS Offers Students, Teachers and Parents Election Resources to Help Demonstrate the Importance of Voting

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To help engage the nation's classrooms in the political process, PBS and local PBS stations are offering an array of online and on-air content to help turn today's students into tomorrow's voters while also addressing the significant problems of low voter turn-out and civic participation by American youth.

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PBS Opens The Doors to Its Newest Educational Offering--"PBS CAMPUS"

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For millions of adult learners across the country seeking a state-of-the-art way to sift through the confusing array of educational alternatives available to them, life just got much simpler.

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PBS Unveils Comprehensive Online Resource for One of its Most Important -- and Active -- Audiences: PBS Parents

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PBS today opens the curtains on its largest Web site launch in years, PBS Parents (www.pbsparents.org).

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Robert Ramsdell, Expert in Education and Professional Development, To Lead PBS TeacherLine

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Robert W. Ramsdell, an executive with extensive experience as an educator and business leader, has been appointed senior director of PBS TeacherLine, a Web-based professional development initiative focused on improving teaching practices in schools across the nation.

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Meryl Streep Introduces "Back To School" Programming on PBS in September

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PBS and Oscar-winning actress Meryl Streep will team up for special week-long "Back to School" programming highlighting public education beginning Labor Day.

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Stephan Knobloch Promoted to Senior Director of PBS TeacherLine

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Stephan F. Knobloch, manager of the Public Broadcasting Service's Technology Certificate Program, has been promoted to senior director of PBS TeacherLine, an innovative Web-based professional development service that prepares educators, as well as educators-in-training, for teaching and learning in a digital environment.

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PBS & Twin Entertainment Sign Deal To Create Educational Interactive TV Games

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The Public Broadcasting Service (PBS) and enhanced interactive TV company TWIN Entertainment, Inc. have agreed to produce educational, fully interactive TV games based upon PBS KIDS® programs and designed to run across leading interactive TV platforms such as Liberate, OpenTV, and MicrosoftTV.

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Public Broadcasting Service launches One Of The World's Most Sophisticated Professional Development Tools For Math Teachers

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Enlisting state-of-the-art online technology to provide customized professional development tools for K - 12 math teachers, the Public Broadcasting Service (PBS) today announced the availability of PBS MATHLINE's searchable online video library.

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