Welcome to the Discovery Education Blog, where we are 100% focused on supporting your love of teaching and collaborating with fellow educators. Read on to learn about what you’ll find here on the DE blog and how to get involved!
We SEE You
At Discovery Education, we are continuously amazed by educators and have the deepest respect for the many roles you perform daily: resilient teacher, classroom coach, curriculum leader, student cheerleader, parent liaison—among so many others.
So, we’d like to first thank you for all you do! For always tackling new challenges and adjusting to an ever-changing education landscape, for constantly being creative, learning new technologies and strategies, and never ceasing to support each and every one of your students.
We’re forever grateful that the resources we provide can help you accomplish that important mission, and we hope the DE Blog will only amplify that support.
What You'll Get on the DE Blog
Here at DE, we want the DE blog to help create a sense of trust, respect, and community beyond DE—to provide value to all educators as they tirelessly find new ways to engage students.
With the DE Blog, we’re not only focusing on the fundamentals, but we’re also covering timely and innovative resources that will help you meet the needs of your learners. Plus, we’re providing another way for educators to connect by extending opportunities for them to share their stories—both trials and triumphs!
When you see we’ve shared a new article, you’ll find more than just the latest DE content. We’re sharing practical ways to use that digital content with tested and trusted teaching strategies, creative instructional tools, and relevant resources that strengthen instruction every day. Becoming a regular reader can help you easily find inventive ways to deliver lessons, encourage all students to become life-long learners, and connect with other educators.
Finding What You Need
Get started by checking out our featured blogs on the home page, providing the latest news and resources from DE. Then browse our categories to find the right vetted resources and teaching tips you need:
- Timely Resources: Ready-to-use resources that amplify authentic voices and support teaching relevant topics.
- Innovative Teaching Ideas: Instructional strategies, best practices, lesson examples, and advice from fellow educators.
- Leadership in Action: The latest updates on how Discovery Education partners with education leaders and supports educators.
- Classroom Voices: Success stories, inspiring moments, and adventures from classrooms around the world.
- Education Trends: Catch up on the latest buzz in education, teaching pedagogy, and EdTech.
Navigating the Blog
You can also select one of the topic tags on the DE Blog home page (or the bottom of every page) to find content that fits your specific interests. Search by subject or meet specific needs like cross-curricular content, or career exploration resources.
Looking for blogs written by a specific author? Click the author’s name at the top of a blog to see their profile, find other articles they’ve written, and even connect with them on social media!
Lastly, you can easily bookmark tips and strategies to come back to later, and quickly put what you’re reading into practice by signing in to Discovery Education Experience right from links in the blog.
We hope this will help save you time and energy as you plan your lessons and find creative ways to engage all students.
To ensure we are bringing the best information to the DE Blog, we want to hear from our DE Educators directly! Tell us what you want to read about, what challenges you’re facing, and what problems you need help solving. And if you have solutions, ideas, and stories to share, please complete the DE Blog Author Interest form to get in touch with the team!
Whether you’re searching for that perfect piece of holiday content, a new way to keep your students engaged, or want to stay up-to-date with what other educators are trying in their classrooms, the DE Blog is the place for you! We hope you find this blog as THE place to go for great ideas and insights from teachers everywhere. A place to connect and grow, learn and share, find success together as educators, and reconnect to that initial “AHA!” moment when you decided to go into teaching.