This year marks the tenth anniversary of September 11th, 2001. Discovery Education is proud to support your efforts as you go beyond the walls of your classroom to share these historic events with your students.
Discovery Education hosted four events in cities closely affected by September 11th featuring a preview of RISING: REBUILDING GROUND ZERO, followed by a live panel discussion with members of the community who were personally affected by September 11th, and an interactive Q & A session.
|Wednesday, September 7, 1:30 - 2:30 PM|
Shanksville Stonycreek High School
|Friday, September 9, 12:45 - 2:15 PM |
New York, NY
Monday, September 12, 1:45 - 2:45 PM
Wakefield High School
Tuesday, September 13, 12:30 - 1:30 PM
American History High School
How did the events of September 11, 2001 affect American attitudes toward freedom, privacy, and safety? How have these attitudes influenced civil liberties? Investigate the dramatic aftershocks of September 11th with guides and media that help students better understand this defining moment in American history.
Click here to access Discovery Education’s September 11th Theme Page
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A massive effort is currently under way to reshape Ground Zero into an expansive 16-acre complex the likes of which has never been seen before. To document this historic effort, Discovery Channel is on the ground alongside the men and women who are making this vision a reality. Each hour of RISING will cover a different aspect of the reconstruction of the World Trade Center complex. Discovery Channel on-air dates