WEEK OF MARCH 12, 2018
Scroll through the GCPS TV Schedule above for a complete listing of programs and air times this week.
READING AND WRITING
Rosemary Wells in Gwinnett – A Reading, Writing, and Illustrating Workshop
Award winning writer and illustrator Rosemary Wells made Gwinnett her only metro Atlanta stop during her national tour for her new Max and Ruby book. Ms. Wells feels she has the greatest impact on literacy by speaking to media specialists, librarians, and elementary teachers. Her workshop addresses the importance of what these professionals can do to promote child literacy.
Sponsored by the Gwinnett Public Library
Filmed and produced by TV Gwinnett
Click here to view the workshop online. (60 minutes)
The Outwin Boochever Portrait Competition
Figurative artists from around the nation are invited to submit entries in all media to be considered for prizes and display at the Smithsonian s National Portrait Gallery. More than 3,000 entries were received to be judged in the nation’s most prestigious portrait competition. Submissions included a variety of media ranging from traditional oil paintings and drawings to contemporary works created from rice, glitter, thread and video.
Smithsonian Institution, National Portrait Gallery
Click here for an overview of the competition. (3 minutes)
A Cluttered Life: Middle-Class Abundance
Americans sure do like their stuff. The problem is, it piles up, leaving families surrounded by overstuffed cabinets and plenty of clutter. This series follows a team of UCLA anthropologists as they venture into the stuffed-to-capacity homes of dual income, middle-class American families in order to truly understand the food, toys, and clutter that fill them.
University of California TV
Click here to view the full program. (18 minutes)
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)