EARTH A New Wild: Plains VIDEO
Explore the giant herds that roam the wild grasslands of the plains. Home to the greatest gathering of animal life on the planet, they are also increasingly our bread basket — and among the most endangered places on Earth. Dr. Sanjayan follows a unique elephant conservation project in South Africa and tracks the prairies to ...Continue Reading
Foreign researcher and Nobel Laureate Gunnar Myrdal whose study, An American Dilemma (1944), provided a provocative inquiry into the dissonance between stated beliefs as a society and what is perpetuated and allowed in the name of those beliefs. His inquiry into the United States’ racial psyche becomes a lens for modern inquiry into how denial, cognitive dissonance, ...Continue Reading
It’s time to get ready for the annual KCPT K-12 Technology Conference, a day held each February for the past 11 years devoted to connecting teachers with the latest techniques and tools to integrate technology and learning. This year’s conference, New Paradigm Shifts in Education, offers 40 sessions designed to enhance your K-12 classroom. Blended learning, flipped classrooms and ...Continue Reading
Share your cookie art! VIDEO
PBS KIDS and SESAME STREET will premiere an all-new one-hour special on February 16, 2015. “The Cookie Thief,” Cookie Monster’s first special, builds on SESAME STREET’s 45-year history of helping children grow smarter, stronger and kinder. The nail-biting, cookie-munching thriller guest stars Rachel Dratch of Saturday Night Live fame and celebrates the arts. To celebrate ...Continue Reading
With the right support, early education classrooms can become communities of learners. What does research show to be necessary to create these environments? From Research to Practice: Self-Directed, Engaged Leaning, facilitated by Shari Williams of The Family Conservancy will help early educators efforts to support children in becoming seekers of knowledge and skills during their ...Continue Reading
Meet Rose’s handsome new acquaintance and watch Bricker and Robert lose control on this latest episode.