ArkansasIDEAS strives to support the current needs of Arkansas educators and spotlight their classroom success stories. In the Educator’s Corner you will find resources provided to you through your ArkansasIDEAS account, special projects, upcoming events and challenges, along with other outreach opportunities.

Education Highlight

Attention Educators!
Catch up on your professional development hours this winter with the 3rd Annual ArkansasIDEAS Winter PD Challenge!

Take all six of the listed ArkansasIDEAS courses, two well-being courses from LinkedIn Learning, plus one additional LinkedIn Learning course form the list below, for a chance to win an exciting prize package!

IAB21012 Creating a Culture that Connects 1.5
SIC21010 To the Stars and Back: Empowering Students with Project-Based Learning 1.5
HWG21009 Hands on Nutrition 0.5
HWC21001 Paradigm Shift: Seeing Students Through a Trauma-Informed Lens 1.5
ERB21002 Be the Reason: The Educator’s Role in Combating Child Maltreatment 2
HWB21013 Mind Movement: Move the Body, Expand the Mind 0.5
LinkedIn Staying Positive in the Face of Negativity 56m
LinkedIn Habits for Becoming Your Most Effective Self 1h 3m
LinkedIn Course Choices Measuring Learning Effectiveness (47 min)
Being an Effective Team Member (31 min)
Essentials of Team Collaboration (32 min)
Getting Things Done (30 min)
Critical Thinking for More Effective Communication (46 min)
Courses may be completed in any order. Upon completion, please send an email to education@myarkansaspbs.org for verification!

ArkansasIDEAS

This series covers the eight curriculum modules developed through a partnership with ADE, UCA, Metova Federal, and the National Integrated Cyber Education Research Center.

View the Teaching Cyber Security Series here

ArkansasIDEAS offers a 45-hour Arkansas History Program of Study designed to serve as a DESE-approved alternative to the three college credits required for some initial Arkansas Educator’s licenses. Read more about the Arkansas History Program of Study here.

Learn more about the program here

Administrative Reporting

ArkansasIDEAS offers district administrators the ability to generate reports for your users activity within our LMS. This dashboard provides opportunities to view reports on specific courses or user activity and records.

View our FAQs here

Arkansas PBS

2021 Arkansas PBS KIDS Writers Contest Winners

We’re excited to announce the winners of the 2021 Arkansas PBS KIDS Writers Contest! Students in grades K-3 across Arkansas submitted 155 entries for this year’s contest, and all 14 winning stories will be available to read online at myarpbs.org/writerscontest beginning Friday, June 4. See who won and learn more after the jump!

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PBS LearningMedia empowers PreK-13+ educators to reimagine classroom learning, transform teaching, and creatively engage students. PBS LearningMedia is the go-to destination for instant access to tens of thousands of classroom-ready, digital resources including videos, games, audio clips, photos, lesson plans, and more.

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