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College and Career Readiness Ideas from Principals

With this month’s theme being College and Career Readiness, we’ve already shared several great resources and strategies to support it. We also know that there are a myriad of ways that schools are creating awareness around this theme.  Here are a few ways, many easily implemented to ensure your students have opportunities to increase awareness

SOS Story: Peter Panico

Find out why Peter Panico says putting Spotlight on Strategies together with a centers-based instructional model focused on specific sub-standards and topics within each unit of study has been a “game changer” in his classroom—increasing student engagement, accountability, and comprehension.

#CelebrateWithDE – New Year New You

We know you’ll miss your students over winter break – but we also know it can be nice to have some time to take a rest and gear up for the new year. During your winter break, give yourself the gift of time to recharge, renew, and learn about resources that could make your 2019

Remembering Pearl Harbor

Commemorate the attack on Pearl Harbor by having your students study both the context of the event, the day of the attack, and the United States’ response. Rely on primary source resources such as a President Franklin D. Roosevelt speech and man-on-the-street interviews taken just after the attack. Once students are armed with knowledge about

Content Showcase: December 2018

Stay up-to-date on the latest additions to Discovery Education’s content library. Explore the full list of newly added resources on the New This Month Content Collection. MLB STEM Career Profile videos by Discovery Education Grades: 3-5, 6-8, 9-12 Services: Streaming U.S., Streaming Canada, Science Techbook U.S., STEM Connect U.S., and Science Techbook Canada Back to Polar Bear Basics Virtual Field

#CelebrateWithDE Holidays Around the World

Happy Winter Break! And Happy Holidays! This year, we’re featuring resources about a variety of holidays that fall in the winter and encouraging you to give your students the gift of understanding as they learn about holidays they may not celebrate. After they’ve learned about some silly and serious holiday traditions, have students write a

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December 2018: College and career readiness activities

Helping students think about their future is one of the goals of college and career readiness. Students need time to research occupations, decide what career path they want to take, which things they are good at, and, most importantly, what they are passionate about. There are tons of sites on the Web to help students

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