Back to School: New Content now available for streaming users!

Our content team is continuously working to update content available to all Discovery Education users. Here are some of our most recently added series for streaming users…

The PBS NewsHour: Bin Laden Death a ‘Very Big Victory,’ But Not ‘Happily Ever After’

Jim Lehrer discusses the impact of Osama bin Laden’s death on U.S. foreign policy and efforts to fight extremism with former Secretary of State Madeleine Albright and former Senate Foreign Relations Committee member Chuck Hagel.

*Suggested for grade levels 9-12 due to the serious nature of the content

The PBS NewsHour: CIA Chief Panetta: Obama Made ‘Gutsy’ Decision on Bin Laden Raid

CIA Director Leon Panetta describes the tension of waiting for the final outcome of the U.S. Navy SEAL raid on Osama bin Laden’s compound in Abbottabad, Pakistan, plus the preparations for the assault and what uncertainties President Obama faced in deciding to implement the attack.

*Suggested for grade levels 9-12 due to the serious nature of the content

Megaquake: Hour That Shook Japan

Chronicles the 9.0 magnitude earthquake that struck northeast Japan on March 11, 2011, and the tsunami that followed, sharing the untold stories of survivors in Tokyo and Otsushi. Poignant testimonies and remarkable footage captured that day will reveal what happened in those crucial moments following the quake as a tsunami barreled toward land at 500 miles per hour. The program also examines other earthquake zones around the Pacific Ring of Fire and considers the likelihood of a major earthquake striking North America.

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