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#CelebrateWithDE – Chinese New Year

#CelebrateWithDE – Chinese New Year

Chinese New Year, also called Spring Festival, is celebrated on the new moon that falls between 21st January and 20th February. This year, Chinese New Year falls on January, 28th and welcomes in the Year of the Rooster. The festival both celebrates the hard work of the previous year, and for individuals to wish for

Live from the Tundra on Tuesday, November 15: Ice Bears in Your Backyard

Learn how water in your backyard is tied to polar bears in the Arctic. Through this virtual field trip, students understand the global world of ice and water and why its conservation is so important to all creatures, not just polar bears.

Live from the Tundra on Monday, November 14: Arctic ABCs

P is for Polar Bear, U is for… Ulu? Let’s go through the alphabet, Arctic-style! We’ll see polar bears and other organisms that live in the Arctic regions and learn some new words along the way.

Winner of the Discovery Education 3M Young Scientist Challenge

America’s 2016 Top Young Scientist is 13-year-old Maanasa Mendu Maanasa, a ninth grader at William Mason High School in Mason City School District, competed alongside nine other finalists during a live competition at the 3M Innovation Center in St. Paul, Minn. She was awarded the title of “America’s Top Young Scientist” as well as a $25,000

Discovery Education STEM Day: Meet Jennifer Cortner

#CelebratewithDE and join us as we tour Discovery Communication’s world headquarters and meet the men and women behind the world’s #1 nonfiction media company.

With five live-streamed career spotlights and accompanying hands-on STEM activities, your students will be immersed in the STEM skills needed to succeed in a variety of creative and technical fields.

Discovery Education in Action: Danielle Williams

Welcome to the first in a series of upcoming webinars, blog posts, and livestreams as we drop-in on Discovery Education classrooms to see Discovery Education in Action.  Last month we had the opportunity to visit Danielle Williams’s class in Willmington, NC.  Here’s what she had to say.   Background: B.S. Geology- Radford University, M.A. Teaching Secondary

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