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#CelebrateWithDE – Martin Luther King Jr. Day

We’re celebrating the life and legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. All of his contributions towards ensuring civil rights for everyone in the community are well worth honoring, and our focus this year will be on actions that can be taken in service to the community. We hope you’ll have wonderful discussions about the

Content Showcase: January 2019

Looking to spice up your lessons with fresh content? Check out these brand new programs now available on Discovery Education. Explore the full list of newly added resources on the New This Month Content Collection. Generation Beyond: Think Like the Skunk Works Virtual Field Trip by Discovery EducationGrades: 6-8, 9-12Services: Streaming, Science Techbook, and STEM Connect U.S.;

#CelebrateWithDE – Golden Globes

It was the 76th anniversary of the Golden Globes this year! This celebration of film and television is sure to bring excitement and controversy throughout Hollywood and, perhaps, in your classroom. Take this opportunity to turn the spotlight to your students’ talent in videography and storytelling. We’ve selected some resources to spark the creative spirit

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January 2019: Using listening to develop H.O.T.S.

Developing the  higher order critical thinking skills, as outlined by Rasmussen College, includes multiple areas to concentrate on. The author, Will Erstad, states “critical thinking is the analysis of an issue or situation …the facts, data or evidence related to it (and) is a skill that allows you to make logical and informed decisions to

College and Career Readiness Ideas from Principals

With this month’s theme being College and Career Readiness, we’ve already shared several great resources and strategies to support it. We also know that there are a myriad of ways that schools are creating awareness around this theme.  Here are a few ways, many easily implemented to ensure your students have opportunities to increase awareness