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Classroom Resources to Help Combat the Opioid Crisis

Classroom Resources to Help Combat the Opioid Crisis

Take the Pledge to  PREVENT OPIOID MISUSE The Public Health Emergency that is the Opioid Epidemic impacts schools and communities across the United States and around the world. Last year the DEA partnered with Discovery Education to combat this growing epidemic with the launch of Operation Prevention. Operation Prevention’s mission is to educate students about the

Learning in 360 Degrees: Ms. Davidson’s Students Are Heroic

Learning is: Exploring Heroes and Warriors in Literature and Real Life Visit Ms. Davidson’s ELA 4 classroom at J.L. Mann High School in Greenville County Schools, South Carolina. This month, they allowed our Discovery Education Community to join them in studying medieval life and literature. The Big Idea By completing a series of interactive centers

Are we limiting their view?

 From guest author Shana White. DEN Community Member, Lower School Physical Education Teacher, and Coach at Wesleyan School, Peachtree Corners, GA With Columbus Day, Thanksgiving, and American Indian Heritage History Month quickly approaching, we encourage educators to include cultural and historical information about the native peoples of the Americas in their lessons. Unfortunately, because curriculum

2017 Day of Discovery: BC Edition

On Friday, October 20, over 225 educators from British Columbia and beyond participated in the first Canadian stop on the 2017 Day of Discovery tour. The day was filled with learning, sharing and connecting among educators at the Resource and Education Centre. We want to extend a special thank you to our exceptional hosts, Surrey Schools.

Celebrate Breast Cancer Survivors and Their Families

It’s October and the fall colors are in full swing with bright oranges, crisp reds, mellow yellows and a supportive pink. October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month and DecodingCancer.org is dedicated to the mothers, daughters, sisters, and teachers who will develop breast cancer in their lifetime. We have resources to help, as many questions come up

Community Update

Community Update: October 2, 2017

Discussed in this week’s update: A brand new DEN STAR process is coming soon! Be sure you’re ready- set up your profile in the DEN Community. Log in to Discovery Education and select Discovery Educator Network (DEN) from the left-side tool bar. Follow the prompts to complete your set up and join conversations happening now.

Now Available On Demand: DEN Connect Live Stream featuring Maria Fragnoli Salvat and Tess Henkel

Discovery Education Team members Maria Fragnoli Salvat, Director Digital Programming and Tess Henkel, Digital Content Specialist were this week’s DEN Connect live stream, sharing content updates to Streaming. To continue the conversation, here are a couple of recommendations. Watch the on demand archive below. Log into the DEN Online Community and view the comments in the chat room on DEN

Now Available On Demand: DEN Connect Live Stream featuring Jannita Demian and Peter Panico

Discovery Education Community Team member Jannita Demian and Community member Peter Panico were this week’s DEN Connect live stream, sharing 100 Ways, 100 Days. To continue the conversation, here are a couple of recommendations. Watch the on demand archive below. Log into the DEN Online Community and view the comments in the chat room on DEN Connect Ask questions

2017 Day of Discovery: NC Edition

On Saturday, September 23, nearly 100 educators from North Carolina and across the Southeast participated in the first fall stop on the 2017 Day of Discovery tour. The day was filled with learning, sharing and connecting among educators at Wallace Education Center in Salisbury, NC. We want to extend a special thank you to our exceptional hosts,

Now Available On Demand: DEN Connect Live Stream featuring Kelly Hines

Discovery Education Community Team member Kelly Hines was this week’s DEN Connect live stream, sharing Spotlight on Strategies (SOS) Mashups. To continue the conversation, here are a couple of recommendations. Watch the on demand archive below. Log into the DEN Online Community and view the comments in the chat room on DEN Connect Ask questions and share your

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