2014 Digital Innovators Program Application Deadline is Feb. 14
Do you know an educator who's a digital superstar? Encourage him or her to apply to the 2014 PBS LearningMedia Digital Innovators Program. This year-long program - which recognizes educators who creatively integrate digital media and technology in the classroom - will foster and reward a community of 100 digitally-savvy K-12 educators.
So, why should educators apply? To begin with, 100 of the selected applicants will be invited to join the prestigious PBS LearningMedia Digital Innovators Program and receive one year of completely FREE professional development that includes:
Access to virtual trainings and exclusive resources focused on best practices in integrating digital media/technology
Invitation to special events
National recognition in the press and online
Membership into a robust professional learning community
And the fun doesn't stop there! The top 15 applicants selected will also receive an all-expense paid trip to Washington D.C. to participate in the PBS LearningMedia Digital Innovators Summit at PBS headquarters. It's a once-in-a-lifetime experience that will provide hands-on training and the chance to network and engage with like-minded peers and industry thought leaders!
Now that you know what's available, exactly who are the PBS LearningMedia Digital Innovators looking for?
Tech-savvy, K-12 educators with a passion for using digital media and technology
Leaders with a desire to empower their peers and share strategies around digital media integration
PBS LearningMedia ambassadors that embrace life-long learning, collaboration, inclusion and innovation
“Outdoor Hotline” Talks Fall Hunting Regulations Oct. 6
Changes are coming to Arkansas’s hunting regulations this fall, and you can get the most recent updates and tips from the Arkansas Game and Fish Commission on “Outdoor Hotline.” Tune in and share your questions on Thursday, Oct. 6, at 7 p.m. You can submit your questions by phone at 800-662-2386 or email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Chuck’s Blog – “Exploring Arkansas Special Edition: Hauntings of Arkansas”
There are ghost stories, and then there are GHOST stories! Just in case you didn’t know it, Arkansas happens to allegedly be quite haunted! Yes, ghost stories abound everywhere and on Wednesday, Oct. 5, at 6:30 p.m. in a special edition of “Exploring Arkansas,” we’ll bring it all to you in “Hauntings of Arkansas”!
AETN Day at Mid-America Science Museum
Meet some of your favorite PBS KIDS friends at Hot Springs’ Mid-America Science Museum on Saturday, Oct. 1, from 10 a.m. - 3 p.m.! We can’t wait to see you at AETN Day for character photos, activities and more.
“Hamilton’s America” Preview Screenings
Don’t throw away your shot to go behind the scenes of Broadway megahit “Hamilton”! This October, join us and our partners at Pulaski Technical College, Hendrix College and the Fayetteville Public Library for special preview screenings of “Hamilton’s America,” then see the broadcast premiere as it kicks off the PBS Arts Fall Festival on Oct. 21.
“Agri Arkansas” - Sept. 2016
This month on “Agri Arkansas,” come with us as we take a look at technology in agriculture. We’ll also pay a visit to an old ball field in Heber Springs that’s been repurposed as a community garden and stop by PaPaw’s Market outside of Vilonia. Watch with us Sunday, Sept. 25, at 1 p.m.