This week on GCPS Television

This week on GCPS Television

          • This week (April 29-May 5) on GCPS Television...
      “Dying To Get There”

      This factual and emotionally compelling program provides important perspectives and advice concerning teen and young adult driving. “Dying To Get There” was produced by Marietta/Cobb County Drivers Education Program, in cooperation with a number of local schools and businesses.

      Air Dates and Times: 22-minute program, airing Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday, and Sunday at 9 a.m., 11 a.m., and 7 p.m.
      “Saving a Species: The Rhino Story”

      How do you save the rhino, a species so close to extinction? The answers aren’t easy as you’ll find out during this intriguing tale about hard work, dedication, and commitment to protect and conserve this rare animal. You may be surprised by what you find out.

      Air Dates and Times: 35-minute program, airing Tuesday and Thursday at 8 p.m.
      “Voices and Visions”

      “Voices and Visions” is a continuing poetry series. This week’s featured poets are Wallace Stevens and Walt Whitman.

      Air Dates and Times: One-hour program, airing Monday (Wallace Stevens), and Wednesday and Friday (Walt Whitman) at 9:30 a.m., 1 p.m., and 8 p.m.
      “Reading is Fundamental”

      This week’s program, “Older Students and Literacy,” addresses how volunteers can appeal to the specialized interests of somewhat older readers. Covers how older students can improve their reading by acting as reading buddies, tutors, and role models for younger children. The program also looks at a variety of literature-- including computer and Internet applications-- popular with adolescents.

      Air Dates and Times: One-hour program, airing Tuesday and Thursday at 11 a.m., 4 p.m., and 9 p.m.

      “GCPS Focus”
      (Original GCPS Television Production)

      Tune in to see a pep rally that celebrates the academic achievements of students from Sweetwater and Hull middle schools, highlights from the Area Board Meetings, recognition of school volunteers, and much more.

      Air Dates and Times: Airing daily at 6:30 a.m., 8:30 a.m., 10:30 a.m., 3:30 p.m., 7:30 p.m., and midnight.