This week on GCPS TV









This week on GCPS TV

This week (September 16 - 22) on GCPS Television...

      “Education News Parents Can Use”

      On September 17, the U.S. Department of Education launches its new monthly television series, entitled Education News Parents Can Use. Focused on providing parents and families with information and resources, Education News will provide information on the new No Child Left Behind Act and related topics that are important to schools and students. The magazine-style program will feature brief segments including one-on-one interviews, discussion, and "how-to" demonstrations.

      Air Dates and Times: One-hour program airing
      Tuesday (live) and Wednesday - Sunday (taped) at
      8:00 p.m.
      Target Audience: Employees and Gwinnett County citizens.

    “GCPS Focus”
    (Original GCPS Television Production)

    On this week's FOCUS news show... extensive coverage of school events commemorating September 11, recently released testing results, and an opportunity for budding artists to show off their creative side by promoting Bus Safety Week.

    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.
    Target Audience: Employees and Gwinnett County citizens.
      NASA “Why?” Files:
      The Case of the Mysterious Red Light

      Have you ever seen an unusually bright red sunrise or sunset and wondered why? That's exactly what happens in The Case of the Mysterious Red Light as the Tree House Detectives accept the challenge of trying to find the source of the red light.

      Air Dates and Times: One-hour program, airing daily at 9:00 a.m.
      Target Audience: Grades 3-5.
      NASA CONNECT:
      Measurement, Ratios, And Graphing:
      Safety First

      NASA engineers and researchers use mathematics to maintain high levels of aviation safety and to develop new technologies to meet the growing demands.

      Air Dates and Times: 30-minute program, airing daily at 12:30 p.m.
      Target Audience: Grades 5-8.




    American Cinema:
    The Combat Film

    An instructional video series on film history for high school students and adult learners. Beginning with World War II combat films, this program examines the role of the combat film in filling a social and political need.

    Air Dates and Times: One-hour program, airing Monday, Wednesday, Friday, and Sunday at 9:00 p.m.
    Target Audience: High School VBJ Classes.
      News Writing:
      Public Relations Writing
      Beyond the Summary Lead

      An instructional video series on writing and reporting for high school students and adult learners.

      Air Dates and Times: Two 30-minute programs airing back-to-back on Tuesday, Thursday, and Saturday at 9:00 p.m.
      Target Audience: High School VBJ Classes.