Teaching Channel Presents
This groundbreaking series showcases 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 episodes cover a wide variety of topics including the New Teacher Experience, Bullying, The Common Core State Standards, Digital Literacy, and the Arts.
Teaching Channel Presents Previous Broadcasts
Middle School (Episode #208)
KQED World: Sun, Apr 28, 2013 -- 2:00 AM
Middle School: See how middle school students in America are being prepared for high school. Follow along as students read a fairy tale to learn the concepts of plot and theme. Find out why passing notes is encouraged in a sixth grade class. Learn how some teachers are motivating young learners by tapping into their interests.
Social Studies Essentials (Episode #207)
KQED World: Sun, Apr 21, 2013 -- 2:00 AM
Social Studies Essentials: Watch students engage in rigorous lessons about socio-economics, community and history. We'll start in first grade and finish up in high school with some extraordinary teachers who provide their students with unforgettable experiences in order to learn complex concepts.
Technology and Science (Episode #206)
KQED World: Sun, Apr 14, 2013 -- 2:00 AM
Technology and Science: Visit classrooms across America where hands on lessons capture students' interest and imagination. See biology, physics and chemistry in action and learn about some innovative ways teachers are using technology in the classroom.
Arts Essentials (Episode #205)
KQED World: Sun, Apr 7, 2013 -- 2:00 AM
Arts Essentials: Take a look at how teachers are designing arts programs that promote critical thinking and problem solving skills. Visit several classrooms where art, music, dance and drama are used to teach math and writing - along with helping students develop social skills and self-confidence.