Use PBS LearningMedia to enhance your lessons during Computer Science Education Week (Dec. 9-15) and introduce your students to a fascinating world of imaginative thinkers and code-savvy scientists.
Support the needs of your local teachers by customizing the PBS LearningMedia™ experience. For more information, email LearningMediaCustom@pbs.org.
PBS LearningMedia™ provides educators with strategies, tools, and professional development resources needed to fully utilize digital learning. It offers schools, districts, and states a cost-effective solution for seamless media integration and customization, including:
Arkansas took a critical step toward ensuring high-quality instruction and instructional leadership through the passage of the Teacher Excellence and Support System (TESS), which defines a support system for effective teaching and leading in Arkansas's schools. This site contains two support features. The first is access to TESS Teachscape Coursework. The second is acess to ArkansasIDEAS courses that can be utilized as TESS Professional Development.
ARLINGTON, VA, October 3, 2013 – Today, PBS KIDS launched a collection of new online and mobile games and activities from its newest media property PEG + CAT. The collection includes a new app: the PEG + CAT Big Gig App for iPad, Kindle Fire and other Android devices, in addition to online games and offline activities that families can enjoy together.A new series for preschoolers, PEG + CAT premieres on PBS KIDS on October 7 (check local listings) and follows the adorable Peg and her sidekick Cat as they embark on adventures, solve problems and learn foundational math concepts and skills. The zany quandaries that Peg and Cat face happen in a variety of different worlds – from a farm to a distant planet, from a pirate island to a prehistoric valley, and more.
As part of our continued commitment to the Arkansas Department of Education and our educators and administrators across the state, we've created a specialized website to support Science Technology Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) at the elementary, middle and high school levels. Learn more about the new site and how it can help Arkansas students and teachers after the jump.