Join us for a live discussion with author and teen activist Marley Dias, best known for launching her own #1000BlackGirlBooks campaign. This part of the series was created specifically with the PreK-2 classroom in mind where you can learn the steps to take as a teacher to make all the young readers you work with feel represented and inspired by the books they’re reading. PBS will provide a certificate of attendance for each one hour virtual professional learning event.
Thursday, October 25, 2018 @ 7PM ET
Join your peers from across the country as we explore design-thinking strategies for engaging young readers, making literature relevant and encouraging students to speak and listen to solve real-world problems. PBS will provide a certificate of attendance for each one hour virtual professional learning event.
Wednesday, November 7, 2018 @ 7PM ET
How do you inspire students with your own passion for literature? This session is set to reignite your excitement for books and help kindle a love of literature in your students by exploring strategies to spark connections and engage students on a deeper level. PBS will provide a certificate of attendance for each one hour virtual professional learning event.
Wednesday, November 14, 2018 @ 7pm ET
Mission Control: Human Spaceflight is an exciting opportunity for students to celebrate the 50th anniversary of the United States landing on the moon (July 20th, 1969) and participate in the excitement and fascination of space and space travel without leaving their desks.This unique journey will give students a window into some of the nation’s most prominent space institutions such as the U.S. Space and Rocket Center (USSRC), NASA’s Marshall Space Flight Center, Johnson and Kennedy Space Centers, as well as the International Space Station.
Friday, May 3, 2019
I love teaching because it’s the best way to have a long lasting impact on the future.
- Phillip McIntosh, Middle School Math & Science Teacher, Colorado Springs, CO