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PBS: Public Broadcasting Service

PBS: Public Broadcasting Service
Independent Lens The Trials of Muhammad AliExplore Ali's exile years when he was banned from boxing.Watch Now Call the Midwife Season 3 | Episode 3See how Sister Julienne and Trixie help a pregnant prison inmate.Watch Now Masterpiece Mr. Selfridge, Season 2: Episode 3See how the staff responds to the start of World War I.Watch Now PBS Peter Pan with Milwaukee BalletEnjoy J.M. Barrie’s most famous work in Michael Pink’s adaptation.Watch Now The Bletchley Circle Blood on Their Hands (Pt. 1)Watch as the women reunite to help free a woman they believe is wrongly accused of murder.Watch Now Independent Lens The Trials of Muhammad AliExplore Ali's exile years when he was banned from boxing.Watch Now Call the Midwife Season 3 | Episode 3See how Sister Julienne and Trixie help a pregnant prison inmate.Watch Now

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Dolch Word Games Free online Dolch word games to help you learn those all-important sight words. There are games where you match the spoken word to text, word searches and spelling practice games. The games are divided into sets for Pre-Primer, Primer, 1st Grade, 2nd Grade and 3rd Grade. The most frequently used words in the English language are in the Pre-Primer section, so that's the best section to start with. Just click Get & Share below and copy the code for a mini version of one of my Dolch word games.

Teaching Evolution through Human Examples The "Teaching Evolution through Human Examples" (TEtHE) three-year exploratory research and development project was funded by National Science Foundation Discovery Research K-12 grant #1119468. The project has created four curriculum units for Advanced Placement (AP) Biology classes, aligned to the learning objectives, using human case studies to teach core evolutionary principles. The curriculum units are: (1) Adaptation to Altitude, (2) Malaria, (3) Evolution of Human Skin Color, and (4) What Does It Mean To Be Human?. The project has also created a CRS (Cultural and Religious Sensitivity) Teaching Strategies Resource to help teachers create a comfortable and supportive classroom environment for teaching evolution. More information about the project can be found here (link is external).

How PBS is becoming the Plutocratic Broadcasting Service By David Sirota On February 13, 2014 [Update 14th Feb 2014: Following Pando's exposé, PBS has announced it will return John Arnold's $3.5m donation.] Just a few hours after anti-pension billionaire John Arnold responded to Pando’s exclusive story about media corruption, public broadcasting officials have now issued their own response – and like Arnold, they are stonewalling. Meanwhile, new questions are being raised about the larger pattern this scandal seems to embody.

Forum Network The Forum Network is a public media service of WGBH that collects thousands of video and audio lectures from the world's foremost scholars, authors, artists, scientists, policymakers, and community leaders, made available to the public for free. Lectures hosted on The Forum Network are presented by community organizations and educational institutions from the Boston area and beyond. From science to the humanities, from local to global topics, The Forum Network is committed to providing outstanding educational content for lifelong learners, and to encouraging deeper understanding and civic engagement around the vital issues of our time. Major support for Forum Network is provided by The Lowell Institute, an organization created to carry out the 1836 bequest of John Lowell Jr., to make free public lectures available to the citizens of Boston and beyond. A greater collection of videos can be found on our YouTube channel.

open textbooks Guest Post: Boundless Invites You to Write the Future of Education The following is a guest post by Ariel Diaz, Founder and CEO of Boundless, a platform for the creation of open textbooks that are community-built and CC BY-SA-licensed. Boundless / CC BY-SA Fun Math Games for Preschool, Kindergarten, 1st to 6th Grade Maths Practice Math Worksheets & Printables These worksheets are printable PDF exercises of the highest quality. Writing reinforces Maths learnt. These worksheets are from preschool, kindergarten to 6th grade levels of maths. The following topics are covered among others: Worksheets to practice Addition, subtraction, Geometry, Comparison, Algebra, Shapes, Time, Fractions, Decimals, Sequence, Division, Metric system, Logarithms, ratios, probability, multiplication, Roman numerals and more>>>

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