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Looking for Results? Science Techbook Led to Breakthroughs in this District

Looking for Results? Science Techbook Led to Breakthroughs in this District

In a time when school districts across the country are searching for new ways to make breakthroughs in student achievement, Rock Hill Schools in South Carolina has managed to raise the bar of excellence in their classrooms using Discovery Education’s Science Techbook. Fourth- and seventh-grade students using Techbook scored higher in South Carolina’s 2015 Palmetto Assessment of State


Belk Service Learning Challenge – Want to go to ISTE for FREE?

Each teacher with 3 or more video submissions could win a free trip to ISTE! Belk, ISTE, and Discovery Education have upped the ante this year.  Any teacher that submits at least 3 student videos will be entered to win a free trip to ISTE in Philadelphia this summer. What do you have to do? Encourage students in grades


Headed to SC EdTech 14?

Are you going to the SC ED TECH 2014? Then join members of the Discovery Educator Network for “Tech and Treat” on Thursday, October 30th. All are invited, but registration is required. Sign up today and bring a friend! Share, network, and have fun together!   Thursday, Oct. 30th 5:30PM to 7:30PM Wild Wings Cafe 15 W. Washington St. Greenville, SC 29601

Belk Service Learning Challenge

The Belk Service Learning Challenge Is Back and Bigger Than Ever

  The Belk Service Learning Challenge is Now Open for Entries Submit a Video Today! Join Belk, Discovery Education and the International Society for Technology in Education as they celebrate another year of service learning with the Belk Service Learning Challenge! The Challenge invites student teams in grades 6-8—with the guidance of an educator—to identify an issue in their


STAR Spotlight: Heather Rollings

We love stories of amazing teachers and the work that you are doing in classrooms and with children across the globe. Check out this great story of a teacher who inspires us, and the teachers and students in South Carolina’s Rock Hill School District, every day. Meet Heather Rollings!  After teaching in the classroom for


Event of the Week: STARring Fran Mauney

Every month, hundreds of STAR events are reported in.  As a team, we love reviewing the amazing things we see our community doing and sharing them throughout the company.  However, we recently realized that we don’t often take the time to share these individual STAR events out with all of you.  Therefore, I’m thrilled to