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Teaching Channel Presents

Inside Common Core Classrooms (#301)

We'll begin the new season of Teaching Channel Presents in classrooms where teachers are already integrating the Common Core. From adding and subtracting to fractions and functions, we'll follow students as they explore mathematical reasoning across grade levels. See how the standards change as students advance. And, we'll visit three lively English classes where the Common Core emphasis is on speaking and listening skills. [59 minutes] TV-G Closed Captioning

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Series Description: Teaching Channel Presents is a groundbreaking series showcasing inspired teaching in America's K-12 classrooms. Hosted by Sarah Brown Wessling, the Teacher Laureate at Tch and the 2010 National Teacher of the Year, the weekly one-hour episodes cover a wide variety of topics including the New Teacher Experience, Bullying, The Common Core State Standards, Digital Literacy, and the Arts.

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All Upcoming Episodes

  • Teaching Ela to the Core (#306)

    We'll drill down into the Common Core State Standards for English Language Arts and see teachers succeed, and stumble, as they work to incorporate material that not all students are ready to handle. [59 minutes] TV-G Closed Captioning

  • Middle School Math & Science (#307)

    We'll immerse ourselves in Middle School math and science-from using your whole body to graph linear equations to going on a pond water safari-these classes are engaging and inventive. [59 minutes] TV-G Closed Captioning

  • Celebrating Science (#308)

    Some things run on batteries, some bubble over, some throw sparks-anything can happen in science class as students study everything from Robotics to Physics to Boyle's Law. [59 minutes] TV-G Closed Captioning

  • Elementary School Basics (#309)

    Follow along for a full hour with eager-to-learn elementary school students. From doing the "Monster Match" for English, to Decimal Games in Math, to exploring ecosystems in Science, these... [59 minutes] TV-G Closed Captioning

  • Making Math & History Come Alive (#310)

    We'll spend the hour in seven classrooms as teachers make math and history come alive while aligning their lessons to the Common Core. We'll visit student-focused math classes and then see students... [59 minutes] TV-G Closed Captioning

  • The New Teacher Experience (#201)

    Follow two teachers in Los Angeles, CA for an intimate look at what the experience is really like. [59 minutes] TV-G Closed Captioning

Past Episodes

These episodes of Teaching Channel Presents aired in the last few months on Iowa Public Television.

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