Skip Discover Education Main Navigation

Latest Updates


Did You Know: Student Access

Did you know that students can access Discovery Education resources and create content to demonstrate learning? Learn how to create classes, assign content, and unlock Discovery Education for your students.

Learn More

Go Behind-the-Scenes of EA Sports with Pittsburgh Steelers’ Antonio Brown!

EA Sports Madden NFL: Football By the Numbers invites your class to RUN the numbers, PASS the insights, and SCORE the skills needed to create the magic of Madden! Join us on May 9that 1PM ET and give students an exclusive look at how data collection, numbers, and statistics influence employees’ roles at EA Sports. Register Today

Hot Topics: STEM

As part of our commitment to supporting effective STEM education, Discovery Education has developed a variety of powerful and engaging resources designed to fuel a cultural shift in STEM teaching and learning. Learn More

Featured Strategy: Think, Puzzle, Explore (TPE)

From the popular Spotlight on Strategies series, Think, Puzzle, Explore is a teaching strategy that activates students' curiosity by encouraging them to engage in the inquiry process. View Resource

Explore Careers that Innovate with AgExplorer

The upcoming AgExplorer Virtual Field Trip featuring John Deere is the perfect way to engage your students in career exploration. Register to watch and download the educator guide to engage students prior to the Virtual Field Trip, and extend the learning from the Virtual Field Trip back into the classroom. Register and Download Today

More Updates


Explore Educator Essentials

Whether brand new to Discovery Education, looking for a refresher, or ready to recommit to digital integration, this curated content is essential to launching or continuing your Discovery Education journey.
Learn More

On-Demand: Earth Day Virtual Viewing Party

Join us for our Earth Day Virtual Viewing Party. Learn more about a celebration that inspires awareness and gratitude about the planet’s natural resources—plus connect with students and teachers around the globe.
Learn More

All entries due tonight by 8 PM ET.

Last chance at life-changing prizes! Remind your students to submit their entry video before 8 PM ET today for the chance to become one of our State Merit Winners or Top 10 Finalists. For questions or technical assistance, email YSC@discovery.com.
Submit Now

Did You Know: Content Collections

Did you know that Discovery Education has curated resources including lesson starters, videos, images, and audio files on the most popular topics. Learn how to discover these content collections.
Learn More

Last chance to enter The Young Scientist Challenge!

With prizes such as an exclusive summer mentorship with a 3M scientist, a trip to 3M World HQ and up to $25,000 in prize money, your students won't want to miss this! Encourage them to submit their entry video by tomorrow at 8 PM ET. For questions or technical assistance, email YSC@discovery.com.
Submit Now

2 Days Left to Register!

Join us this Thursday, April 19 for our Earth Day Virtual Viewing Party. Learn more about a celebration that inspires awareness and gratitude about the planet’s natural resources.
Register Today

Hot Topics: Student Engagement

Empowering students to drive their own learning has a big impact on their growth and success. Discovery Education features a variety of student-centered resources to put the power of exploration in their hands.
Learn More

Time is running out in The Young Scientist Challenge!

Your student could be America's 2018 Top Young Scientist but not if they miss the deadline! Remind your students to finalize and submit their 1-2 minute video entry by April 19 at 8 PM ET. For questions or technical assistance, email YSC@discovery.com.
Submit Now

Featured Strategy: Connect the Dots

From the popular Spotlight on Strategies series, Connect the Dots is a teaching strategy that provides a structure for students as they make text-to-self connections. Students use dots and lines to identify points that connect them to the topic of study.
View Resource

Don't let your students' talent go unnoticed.

Encourage them to submit their idea to The Discovery Education 3M Young Scientist Challenge before the April 19 deadline for the chance to win life-changing prizes. For questions or technical assistance, email YSC@discovery.com.
Submit Now

Get a Front Row Seat to the Big Game: A Numbers GameVirtual Field Trip!

Go behind-the-scenes with EA Sports Madden NFL: Football By the Numbers on May 9that 1PM ET duringthe A Numbers Game Virtual Field Trip!Students will learn how data collection, numbers, and statisticsinfluence employees’ roles at EA Sports andget an inside-look at how this information is used tocreate, update, and ever-improve Madden NFL.
Register Today

Meet the DEN: Karie Huttner

This week, we’d like you to meet Karie Huttner, an educational technology coach and romance novel fan from Edgerton, Wisconsin. Find out more in her Meet the DEN post.
Learn More

#CelebrateWithDE – Friday the 13th

Triskaidekaphobia: the fear of the number 13. It’s a great word to say, spell, and study. Find out if your students are nervous about today, Friday the 13th and then look into superstitions and good luck charms.
View Resources

NEW Interactive Resource Just Added!

Navy STEM Challenges, created in partnership with America's Navy, is a self-paced module that includes 3 unique missions that expose students to helicopter rescue, drone surveillance and disease control missions to experience first-hand how concepts in physics, biology, engineering and earth science are applied in Navy #STEM careers. Download the companion Educator Guide and get ready to challenge your students.
Learn More

Discovery Education's Educational Partners

Did you know Discovery Education partners with nonprofit foundations and global corporations to provide real world experiences and resources that give students multiple opportunities to explore their world? Explore these programs by content area such as STEM, College & Career, Agriculture & Environment, Health & Wellness, and more.
View Resources

Earth Day Virtual Viewing Party

Our Earth Day Virtual Viewing Party is only one week away! Join us on April 19 to learn more about a celebration that inspires awareness and gratitude about the planet’s natural resources. What better way to celebrate our planet than through global connection with others who care deeply about the health of our planet?
Register Today

Did You Know: QuickList and My Content

Did you know that Discovery Education offers you a way to curate and organize your Discovery Education digital resources? Learn more about QuickList and My Content folders.
Learn More

How does soil science affect sports?

Take your students on a virtual field trip to Olsen Field - the home of Texas A&M baseball - to discover how healthy soil and crop nutrients help ensure the ultimate sports experience. Now available in shorter on demand segments, this no-cost resource is a convenient way to incorporate real-world science applications into your curriculum.
Watch Now

Hot Topics: Inquiry Learning

Inquiry-based learning inspires students to generate and answer questions of their own design. Explore Discovery Education’s collection of creative instructional strategies, partner program prompts, and global perspectives.
Learn More

Featured Strategy: Four Corners

From the popular Spotlight on Strategies series, Four Corners is a teaching strategy that encourages students to communicate and support their thoughts about a specific topic.
View Resource

Deadline Extended! Enter the IWitness Video Challenge

Good news! There’s more time to enter the IWitness Challenge with your students! In this contest, students in grades 5-12 will watch powerful testimonies, complete standards-aligned activities, and be inspired to make a community impact for a chance to win scholarships and grants totaling $10k. A great class project to end the school year, this activity may also help reach state requirements and recommendations for Holocaust and genocide education. Student completion deadline 4/22; educator submission deadline 4/23 at 5pm PST.
Submit Today

Meet the DEN: Kim Caise

This week, we’d like you to meet Kim Caise, a cheesecake loving online teacher and author from San Antonio, TX. Find out more in her Meet the DEN post.
Learn More

New AgExplorer Virtual Field Trip featuring John Deere!

On May 3 at 1 PM ET, take your students on a high-tech tour of a John Deere facility in Waterloo, Iowa, to see a breadth of exciting careers involved in the product lifecycle of John Deere tractors! Standards-aligned companion educator guide and activities now available.
Register Today

Did You Know: Sound Effects

Crash! Boom! Bang! What's that sound? Discovery Education is home to Hollywood-style collection of sound effects. Use for storytelling, writing prompts, or attention-getting device. You'll hear plenty of (applause).
Listen Now

There’s Still Time: Enter the IWitness Video Challenge

There’s still time to enter the IWitness Challenge with your students! In this contest, students in grades 5-12 will watch powerful testimonies, complete standards-aligned activities, and be inspired to make a community impact for a chance to win scholarships and grants totaling $10k. A great class project to end the school year, this activity may also help reach state requirements and recommendations for Holocaust and genocide education. Student completion deadline 4/13; educator submission deadline 4/23 at 5pm PST.
Submit Today

Featured Strategy: That Sums It Up

From the popular SOS instructional strategies series, with That Sums It Up, students use observation, writing, and discussion to create to a short summary of selected media.
View Resource

Save the Date: Earth Day Virtual Viewing Party

Earth Day is a celebration that inspires awareness and gratitude about the planet’s natural resources. Celebrate with Discovery Education on April 19 with teachers and students around the globe! What better way to celebrate our planet than through global connection with others who care deeply about the health of our planet?
Register Now

Celebrate Financial Literacy Month on April 26th!

Join Econ Essentials on Twitter for #PowerOfEcon. This nationwide day of online engagement around the power of economics in our schools and our lives has giveaways, exciting content, and a live Twitter chat with CME Group’s chief economist at 12PM ET/9AM PT!
Join the conversation

Hot Topics: Literacy

With the goals of literacy being able to understand and be understood, explore how Discovery Education provides resources that support both comprehension and communication.
Learn More

Meet the DEN: Peter Panico

This week, we’d like you to meet Peter Panico, a shy, World of Warcraft fan and Oreo eating teacher in Charlotte, North Carolina. Find out more about Peter in his Meet the DEN post.
Learn More

STEM Strategies that Work

STEM Strategies that work are proven strategies from Discovery Education Community members and STEM educators that incorporate STEM culture in meaningful, effective, and practical ways.
Learn More

Did You Know: Search Options

Find what you need faster with a variety of options for filtering, browsing, and saving content for later viewing.
Learn More

Hot Topics: Differentiating Instruction

Learn how Discovery Education helps you engage diverse learners with multimodal digital content for multiple learning styles, degrees of readiness, and interests by offering resources to help vary content, process, product, and learning environment.
Learn More

Featured Strategy: Collage

When students are introduced to a new topic through a collection of images, they are challenged to make sense of how the images may relate to each other and an upcoming unit of study.
View Resource

Honoring the Life and Legacy of Stephen Hawking

Explore the universe through the mind of the late Stephen Hawking, one of the world’s most brilliant scientists, through video segments from the Into the Universe with Stephen Hawking series.
View Resources

Meet the DEN: Jessie Erickson

This week, we’d like you to meet Jessie Erickson, a reader, writer, and runner in Grand Forks, North Dakota. Find out more about Jessie in her Meet the DEN post.
Learn More

Step-by-Step Guides

Everything you need to understand the resources, tools, and programs to start your digital journey. These step-by-step guides can be used for quick reference or printed as handouts.
Learn More

Inspire your students with real-world science

Give students a new perspective on the medical field with Decoding Cancer, which offers a groundbreaking look into the biology, genetics, and emotional impact of cancer. Dig deep with lessons, career profiles, a Virtual Lab, and family conversation starters to spark their passion today.
Explore Resources

Did You Know: Audio

Discovery Education is home to audio including songs, sound effects, podcasts, audiobooks, short stories, poetry, historic speeches, and more.
Learn More

Professional Learning Communities

Robust and active professional learning networks help foster growth, support systems, and well-being among educators. Explore Discovery Education resources to help you connect to colleagues and friends, share ideas and resources, and build meaningful experiences for yourself and others.
Learn More

Starting Soon: Discover Your Happy Virtual Field Trip

Bring happiness to your classroom! Join us today at 1 p.m. EDT to show your students how they can put the six sustainable happiness skills into action and achieve happiness in their own lives.
Tune In

#CelebrateWithDE – First Day of Spring

Tomorrow, March 20th, is the first day of spring! Harness the energy that spring often brings and celebrate new beginnings with creative activities for your students.
View Resources

Featured Strategy: Z Chart

Get students thinking about how they would summarize main ideas linguistically and visually with this graphic organizer and teaching strategy.
View Resource

Discover Your Happy: Virtual Field Trip

Bring happiness to your classroom on International Day of Happiness with the Discover Your Happy Virtual Field Trip. Register today to show your students how they can put the six sustainable happiness skills into action and achieve happiness in their own lives.
Register Today

Meet the DEN: Carrie Willis

This week, we’d like you to meet Carrie Willis, a chocolate loving reality TV game show junkie in Redlands, California. Find out more about Carrie in her Meet the DEN post.
Learn More