Iowa Land and Sky - Backbone State Park

This March marks the third annual Iowa History Month! Celebrate and learn more about Iowa history by exploring these great classroom resources from

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Did you know that the Americans with Disabilities Act signed into law in July of 1990 turned 30 years old in 2020? Signed into law on July 26, 1990, former Iowa Senator Tom Harkin was one of the...

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Iowa is an interesting place with many unique scientific and historical stories waiting to be discovered.

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Are you a history teacher looking for a way to add Iowa stories to national events like the Vietnam War, World War II or even the Civil War? Iowa PBS has created a place where you can find the...

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The 2020 presidential election is fast approaching and this provides an excellent teaching opportunity for you and your students. While your students may not be old enough to vote, it is never too...

Building the Dome of the Iowa Capitol, 1880

Iowa PBS’s Iowa Pathways is an online learning environment for grades 5-12 that challenges students to create their own story of Iowa history as they explore the people, places, events and ideas of...

family activities

Iowa PBS is here to support you in providing learning opportunities that you can be confident using with your children during school closures.

Children Coloring

As teachers, students and families address a new school year, PBS Educational Consultants and educators have come together to curate activities around different educational themes supported by our...

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Iowa PBS is collaborating with agencies and organizations to provide access to educational enrichment options.

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Find great resources that can be used to engage students in 6th through 12th grade in a variety of subjects.