WEEK OF AUGUST 14, 2017
Scroll through the GCPS TV Schedule above for a complete listing of programs and air times this week.
In5ive – Week of August 14, 2017
Schools can soon take part in a book give-away event by scheduling a visit with the GCPS Book Mobile . . . Shiloh Middle School has a newly renovated outdoor classroom . . . And our current enrollment is 172,290.
Produced by GCPS TV
Click here to view these stories and others. (5 minutes)
The 2017 Total Solar Eclipse
How to Prepare for the Great American Eclipse
On August 21, 2017, a total solar eclipse will sweep across the continental United States, marking the first time in nearly 40 years that a total eclipse has been visible there.
Click here to watch the video. (5 minutes)
Path of Totality - Bill Nye & the Totally Awesome Total Eclipse
Bill Nye explains the basics of a solar eclipse, the path of totality, and how to safely view a solar eclipse.
The Planetary Society
Click here to watch the video. (4 minutes)
What is a Solar Eclipse? - Space Place in a Snap!
NASA Space Place
Click here to watch the video. (2 minutes)
How to Make a Pinhole Projector to View the Solar Eclipse
You don't necessarily need fancy equipment to watch one of the sky's most awesome shows. With just a few simple supplies, you can make a pinhole camera that allows you to view the solar eclipse event safely and easily.
Click here to watch the video. (1 minute)
ACCESS OUR LANGUAGE COURSES ON DEMAND
Spanish for Educators. Levels 1 and 2
An introduction to the Spanish language tailored especially for educators and other school employees. Learn key phrases and basic vocabulary for use during the school day and in the community. The course also provides insight into the rich cultures of the Spanish-speaking world. The classes are taught by GCPS’ Elisa Brown.
Produced by GCPS TV
Click here to view any lesson in Series 1 (60 minutes each).
Click here to view any lesson in Series 2 (60 minutes each).
Click here to access the workbook used in the program.
English...Yes, I Can! Levels 1, 2, 3
A video telecourse designed to teach English literacy skills to adult learners. Intended especially for Non-English speaking adult learners, each class is approximately 60 minutes long.
Produced by GCPS TV.
Click here to view any lesson in Series 1 (Beginning Classes).
Click here to view any lesson in Series 2 (Intermediate Classes).
Click here to view any lesson in Series 3 (Advanced Classes).
GCPS TV is on Charter Channel 180, Comcast Channel 24/26, AT&T U-verse (under Local Government)
Weekly updates on the latest in school and system news. (5 minutes)
PRODUCED BY GCPSTV (Charter Channel 180, Comcast Channel 24/26, AT&T U-verse under Local Government)