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DEN Trend Report: 10/5/17

DEN Trend Report: 10/5/17

In this DEN Trend Report:
> 3 critical digital course materials questions, answered
> EdTech Heroes: 25 State Leaders Making a Difference
> The Ed Innovation Landscape
> 3 winning characteristics of a school STEAM program
> AI Is on the Upswing in Optimizing K–12 Education
>  How to Help High Schoolers Without Home Internet Access
> 7 Ways to Get More Girls and Women into STEM (and Encourage Them to Stay)
> Learning technologies could reduce automation’s economic threat

The Toyota TeenDrive365 Video Challenge is Open

Do your part to end distracted driving, submit an original Public Service Announcement about safe driving and you could win up to $15,000 cash and the opportunity to work with a Discovery Film Crew to re-shoot your entry video into a TV-ready PSA. What do you have to do? Encourage 9-12 grade students to create a video that promotes

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

5 Ways STEM Inspires Students to Change the World

Many of the problems we face in our world today will not be solved by today’s adults, but by the students in our classrooms. Whether it is inventing a better way to distribute clean water, repopulate endangered species, or traveling and colonizing Mars; our students will be the ones leading the way. We don’t have

Celebrate Manufacturing Day with a Day of Virtual Learning

Friday, October 6, 2017, at 11:00 AM (EST) Join us in celebrating MFG Day as we stream LIVE to classrooms across the country from Discovery’s Global Headquarters in Silver Spring, MD. Tune in at the top of each hour to experience careers in modern manufacturing, engage in interactive activities and see just how diverse and

Content Showcase: October 2017

Discover brand new content added to DE services for the month of October. Access our full list of new content added to the Discovery Education library each month by visiting the New This Month content collection. Lost World of Pompeii by Science Channel Grades: 6-8, 9-12 Services: Streaming U.S., Science Techbook U.S., Social Studies Techbook U.S. The

#CelebrateWithDE – World Teacher Day

On October 5 each year, people around the world celebrate teachers! It’s World Teacher Day. We are especially honored to celebrate all the amazing, difficult, rewarding, and inspiring work you do. We think we have a sense of the challenges you face and the joys you have. So, maybe what you want most on your

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

Teach Your Students to be Upstanders: #SaySomething

Imagine how much tragedy could be averted if an individual said something? Guest Post by Paula Fynboh from Sandy Hook Promise. Did you know that when it comes to violence, suicide, and threats, most are known by at least one other individual BEFORE the incident takes place? In fact, 4 out of 5 school shooters

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