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2014 All-State Chorus and Orchestra Oct. 31 - Nov. 1

Posted by Brian Gevik on

The 62nd annual South Dakota All-State Chorus and Orchestra event features the state's best high school musicians. See the Grand Concert live on SDPB TV or online at SDPB.org

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Children & Education

How To Help Every Child Fulfill Their Potential

Last Updated by Laura Dimock on

A really interesting explanation regarding a fixed mindset vs a growth mindset with respect to intelligence and effort in children.

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Ten 'Must See' South Dakota Paintings

Last Updated by Laura Dimock on

South Dakota artist Harvey Dunn believed that paintings should make people think. Here are 10 that every South Dakotan should see.

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Your Kids NEED to Know: Texting and Driving DO NOT Mix

Last Updated by SDPB on

During this activity your kids will learn that texting and driving never mix. They will be amazed how far a moving vehicle travels in a few seconds when you are distracted which could result in injury or death.

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Raising Kids Who Thrive

Last Updated by Laura Dimock on

Discover the Social and Emotional Skills Your Child Will Develop This Year

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Savor Dakota

SAVOR DAKOTA at the South Dakota Peach Festival

Last Updated by Katy Beem on

Visit SDPB's booth at the South Dakota Peach Festival June 25 & 26

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Science & Technology

How much would you sacrifice to be the first person on Mars?

Posted by PBS NewsHour on

Michael McDonnell has climbed Mount Kilimanjaro. He has a physics degree. He’s worked in hazardous environments. He hopes these qualifications will convince a selection committee that he’s the perfect candidate for the first human voyage to Mars.

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Sports & Recreation

Tales of the Gridiron: Small Town Prospects

Last Updated by Nate Wek on

In the northeast portion of the state, in the small town of Langford, South Dakota - you’ll find the Langford Area Lions. The community is small, but don’t take it for granted – this 9B school has a football team that can flat out play ball.

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Tales of the Gridiron: Everyone Starts Somewhere

Last Updated by Nate Wek on

The state high school football playoffs are underway. Teams from around South Dakota are pushing ahead with dreams of playing for a state title. With every team, there is a story, and with every story - there's a beginning.

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2016 SDHSAA State Soccer Championships - Top Ten Goals

Last Updated by Kyle Mork on

The Top Ten Goals scored at the 2016 South Dakota High School Soccer Championships.

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"In The Margins" With Lori Walsh

A Book, A Hammock and a Lifetime of Reading

Last Updated by Lori Walsh on

It's time to pack your beach bag with books and get ready for a holiday weekend. As the summer reading season heats up, we catch up with Peggy Stout. She's the owner of Prairie Pages Bookseller in Pierre.

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