As you may or may not be aware, our district currently subscribes to Discovery Education Streaming,which is a comprehensive digital curriculum resource. They have recently added new resources and content for Back-to-School, specifically designed to support instruction and make navigating the site easier.
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Education Support at 800-323-9084 x1
Fall2016 Updates from Discovery Education:
· Professional Learning Center: This new section of the site provides resource sand support for getting started, looking for instructional strategies, participating in events, or connecting with the Discovery Education Community.Highlights include:
o Spotlight on Strategies (SOS) – We’veadded over 100 new instructional strategies to help you engage students usingdigital media.
o DE in-Action Live Webinar – August 30th: This series takes you inside areal classroom to showcase how teachers are using the SOS Strategies and otherDE resources "in action." More information to come on our live Back-to-School Webinar Series in September…
o Interactive Training Courses - Through a series of easy-to-follow steps, our self-paced trainings have been developed to guide you through the service and dive deeper into digital integration.
o Step-by-Step Guides: These guides, along with accompanying video vignettes, provide everything you need tounderstand the resources, tools, and programs to start your digital journey.
· Content Collections: We've added 115+ new custom curations that not only spotlight our best content, but also include Lesson Starters and InstructionalStrategies (SOS) to help you use this content in your classrooms.
· New Search Function: An upgraded search engine provides more accurate and relevant results than ever before.
o A highly visual results page allowseducators to preview and select the right resources
o New user-requested filter options, includingvideo and audio duration, reading levels, and primary source materials