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Community Update: March 2, 2018

Community Update: March 2, 2018

  Thank you for viewing the Community Update. You’ll find the links referenced in the update below. Community Update Presentation Summer Institutes Information: Applications Due March 16th by 9 PM ET   100 Ways, 100 Days: Upcoming Events: 3M How Nature Inspires 3M Innovation Virtual Viewing Party: Days of Discovery:

Content Showcase: March 2018

Find brand new content added to Discovery Education services this month. Explore the full list of newly added resources on the New This Month Content Collection. How Nature Inspires 3M Science Virtual Field Trip by Discovery Education Grades: 6-8, 9-12 Services: Streaming U.S., Streaming Canada, Science Techbook U.S., Science Techbook Canada, STEM Connect The Geography and Cultures of

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When students know how to ask their own questions, they take greater ownership of their learning, deepen comprehension, and make new connections. QFT (Question Formulation Technique ) is a teaching strategy that helps students produce their own questions, improve them, and strategize on how to use them. The technique can be used with students of all ages.

“So You Want to be a Wizard”: Early Career Conversations in the Classroom

Special Guest Contributor Andrew H. Potter As a fan of the world and ways of Harry Potter, I am often reminded of one pithy but important observation by the sage of Hogwarts, Professor Albertus Dumbledore: “Curiosity is not a sin.” In our current globalized, post-industrial, knowledge economy I often observe that the very real risk of

Teen Dating Violence Awareness: Three Warning Signs Your Student is Experiencing Abuse and Three Things You Can Do to Help

Guest Post by Emily Treas from NCADV Did you know that one in three teens is abused physically, sexually, emotionally or verbally by a dating partner? As an educator, you are likely already in contact with students who are being abused by their partner or who know someone who is, whether they have revealed the

#CelebrateWithDE – Chinese New Year

All over China and the world, it’s time to celebrate the Lunar New Year. With many similarities to other New Year’s celebrations, such as fireworks, friends and family, and food, Chinese New Year celebrations focus on culture and history. Help your students understand the Chinese culture by studying this holiday and participating in some of

#CelebrateWithDE – Valentine’s Day

Valentine’s Day is all about heart. Heart candy, heartfelt emotions, heart-shaped cards and gifts. Why not celebrate this day by studying the actual heart with your students? The possibilities are endless: anatomy, biology, art, careers, history. We’ve gotten the ideas pumping and offer these resources and activities for you. Happy Valentine’s Day! Use our Valentine’s