Education News

Jul
28

Kid Musician: Mexico's Guitar Town

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A look at culture, heritage and tradition: Known for some of the best-sounding guitars in the world, Paracho, Mexico hosts a music festival every August.

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Jul
28

Building the Pyramids of Ancient Egypt

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Learn about the ancient Egyptian society that built the pyramids, all while building literacy skills with informative texts, videos, and practice vocabulary words.

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Jul
21

Sea Creatures

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Learn about the ghostly squid, the simulating jelly fish, the viper fish, the gulper fish and many others.

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Jul
21

Exploring Cuba’s Thriving Coral Reefs

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Follow along as a marine biologist explores the variety of corals, fish and other wildlife in Cuba’s tropical waters.

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Jul
14

Beatboxing and Building Community | Beat Making Lab

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Check out the DJs from PBS's Beat Making Lab, who worked with new students in Ethiopia to not only have fun, but also build community and strengthen communication.

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Jul
14

Build a Magnetic-Field Detector and Inspire a New Generation of Engineers!

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Kids love treasure hunts! Here’s a fun, yet surprisingly practical summer project.

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Jul
11

What is the State of Education in Upstate?

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Join us for a town meeting to find out about the opinions of upstate New Yorkers.

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Jul
09

What Does a Pedologist Have to Do with Earthworms, Millipedes and Isopods?

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Learn the role of a pedologist and all of the living organisms found in the soil.

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Jul
09

How Cool Are Opossums?

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Believe it or not, “possums” are actually good to have around the neighborhood.

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Jul
02

This Summer, Dig Across America with PBS LearningMedia!

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Explore the sights, sounds and history of the U.S.A. in celebration of the July 4th holiday!

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New report shows nearly $2 billion of GI Bill funds go to for-profit colleges

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Veterans coming home from Iraq and Afghanistan are enrolling at for-profit colleges and some of those companies operating on campus “appear to be taking advantage of a loophole.” That loophole let...