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#DESTEMChat - Making an Impact with Makerspaces

Makerspaces have taken our country by storm, allowing individuals to be creative, innovate, and learn in a social environment. Discuss Makerspaces and MakerEd with our special guest, Tony Long, who has lead a innovative culture change at Northrop Grumman around this social-STEM movement.

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Today's Students Become Tomorrow's Explorers!

NEW STEM Lesson Plan incorporates augmented reality to revolutionize learning as students take on the role of Weather Ranger to determine the go/no-go decision of the launch of a manned Orion mission. Plus, all new family activities to explore careers in space and plan a family vacation to Mars! Explore Now

PD Webinar Series

Looking for ways to integrate your Discovery Education services deeper into your instruction? Our new webinar series covers topics from Getting Started to a “deeper dive” into each service as well as exploring different ways you can use our services as part of daily instruction. Register Now

New Resources Now Available

Operation Prevention is expanding its life saving message to Elementary School Students and offering new resources for parents. Now available: Proactive Prevention, an elementary school digital lesson bundle and expanded Operation Prevention Parent Tool Kit. Explore Now

Worldwide Summer Adventure

With the summer vacation rapidly approaching we know you can’t wait to relax by the beach, visit a far-flung destination, or spend quality time with family and friends closer to home. But, what if you could also travel the world and continue learning all summer long? Join us on a worldwide adventure and let learning take you around the world. Explore Now

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Memorial Day Resources

Memorial Day was originally known as Decoration Day, to mark the use of flowers and flags to decorate the graves of America’s armed service members killed in wartime. Help your students understand the civics and history behind this holiday with an assortment of resources that explain the commemorations we observe on the last weekend in May.
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Women in Flight Resources

May 21, 2017 marks the 75th anniversary of Amelia Earhart’s solo transatlantic flight. Mark the special Earhart anniversary by taking off into resources about her historic career and then highlighting the achievements of other women in flight.
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Community Update

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Internation Museum Day Resources

International Museum Day is approaching! If we go by the dictionary definition of museum – “a building in which objects of historical, scientific, artistic, or cultural interest are stored or exhibited” – your classroom could easily be considered a museum with a few pointed activities. The resources we’ve selected for you will help you bring the museum experience right into your classroom.
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Congratulations to the Winners of the Let It Grow Contest!

Thousands of educators and community adults from across the nation voted daily for the chance to win an agricultural grant, celebratory winner event and more for their middle school. The votes are in and six lucky schools have risen to the top, winning over $10k in prizes and agricultural grants!
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Prepare Students for STEM Success with Resources brought to you in partnership with America's Navy

STEM-related fields are projected to add over one million new jobs by 2020 – making it more important than ever to ensure students are prepared for the future job market. Navy STEM can transform your students’ passions into life-changing career opportunities, with resources such as standards-aligned lesson plans and personal career stories!
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Celebrate STEM

To celebrate STEM education, we’ve curated a great collection of digital resources for schools, students, and teachers to engage in activities involving science, technology, engineering, and math. Explore now for information on how Discovery Education can support you in teaching and learning all things STEM.
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First Ever National Day of STEM on 5/16!

Siemens STEM Day is hosting our inaugural National Day of STEM Tuesday, May 16, 2017. Join us from 10 am to 4 pm ET for an exciting day of online engagement with STEM experts & educators nation-wide, using #PowerofSTEMDay. PS. We’ll also be announcing the $10k grand prize winner of the Possibility Grant Sweeps!
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Watch LIVE Today at 1 PM ET

Tune-In today at 1 PM ET as we broadcast LIVE from the Cargill Innovation Center in Wichita, Kansas. We will give your classroom an inside look at the world of agriculture as we explore how STEM careers play a key role in safe and affordable food production.
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We're still celebrating you!

This week, we pause to say “thank you” for your dedication to transforming the lives of others. At Discovery Education, we know how hard teachers work to make a difference in students’ lives. We take great pride in celebrating that dedication through several special activities during Teacher Appreciation Week. Explore how we are celebrating with you this year.
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STEMinar LIVE - Collaborate, Learn, Innovate!

Learn simple strategies from fellow STEM Innovators on ways to implement STEM culture in the classroom.
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Tune-In Tomorrow at 1 PM ET

Inspire your students to pursue a future in agriculture with the AgExplorer Virtual Field Trip! Join us tomorrow LIVE from the Cargill Innovation Center as we introduce your students to a variety of agriculture industry careers such as Food Scientist, Marketing Manager, Pricing Manager and more.
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Teacher Appreciation Week

Around the world, day in and day out, teachers dedicate themselves to transforming the lives of others. As part of our celebration of educators, Discovery Education is sharing an exclusive digital experience for classrooms, a sneak peek at what’s new for this fall, as well as gifts, promotions, and resources from our partners.
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PD Webinar Series

Looking for ways to integrate your Discovery Education services deeper into your instruction? Our new webinar series covers topics from Getting Started to a “deeper dive” into each service as well as exploring different ways you can use our services as part of daily instruction.
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Space Day Resources

Today is National Space Day! Celebrate with us and explore the vast universe and all the amazing things in it. As you might imagine, Discovery Education has thousands of resources about space. From science to history, you and your students will find a variety of media about the vast universe and all the amazing things in it.
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Cinco de Mayo Resources

Cinco de Mayo is an annual celebration of the Mexican victory over the French in the Battle of Puebla in 1862. This year, celebrate with a variety of holiday resources and, then, dive deep into the history by studying some of the events and people marking the struggles Mexico faced during and after a series of wars in the mid 1800s.
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EdReports.org Gives Math Techbook Highest Possible Rating

A panel of expert reviewers at EdReports.org recently weighed in on Discovery Education’s Math Techbook and gave the digital textbook its highest possible rating. You can read EdReports’ review of Math Techbook here.
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Careers that Count: A Virtual Field Trip with the NBA

Gather your students' questions and join us on Twitter for a live chat with several NBA guests at 1 PM (ET) on the premier date: May 4, 2017. Tweet your questions to @DiscoveryEd and @jrnba using the hashtag #CareersThatCount. Note: The virtual field trip is not live, but the Twitter chat is! We'll start promptly at 1 PM (ET).
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You Be the Judge

The top 10 videos have been chosen in the Operation Prevention Video Challenge. Now it’s up to you to decide the People’s Choice Winner. Give them a chance at a trip to Quantico, VA for an exclusive tour of DEA training!
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Only 1 Week Left To Register

Don't miss out on the opportunity to take your students inside the world of agriculture with the new AgExplorer Virtual Field Trip. Tune-in on May 11 at 1 PM ET to hear from numerous Cargill employees that represent a variety of interesting careers from a Food Marketer to Food Scientist and more.
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May 2017 – Streaming Newsletter

In case you missed it, check out our monthly Newsletter. We have included timely content, resources, and events to engage your students inside and outside of the classroom.
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May Content Showcase

Explore new content added to Discovery Education services in May including Natural Phenomena, Infographics by Student Government Affairs Program, Art Minutes, and Unearthed by Science Channel.
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Space Day Resources

May is Space Month! Celebrate all month with us and use these special resources on Space Day, May 5. As you might imagine, Discovery Education has thousands of resources about space. From science to history, you and your students will find a variety of media about the vast universe and all the amazing things in it.
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Community Update

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Prepare for an Ocean Landing: Brought to you in partnership with America's Navy

Make physics exciting and relevant for your high schoolers with the free Ocean Landing digital lesson plan! Complete with a companion educator guide, students examine how pilots launch and land high-speed F-18 jets on the flight deck of an aircraft carrier, all while applying relative motion and velocity, acceleration, thrust, drag, and more! Ready, Jet, Go!
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National Poetry Month Resources

April is National Poetry Month and you can celebrate at any grade level. We’ve collected some engaging resources for you to inspire your students to try their hand at various approaches to poetry, with an eye towards nature, self-expression, and performance.
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Get Rockin’ to Tunes that Teach Financial Literacy!

Discovery Education and Jackson Charitable Foundation are proud to present Cha-Ching Money Smart Kids!Join the lively cartoon band,Cha-Chingas they prepare kids grades K-6 with the basics to financial literacy.
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Explore The Science Behind Your Food

Register your classroom today and join us LIVE from Cargill’s Innovation Center on May 11 at 1 PM ET as we take your students inside the world of agriculture to learn how STEM careers play a key role safe food production.
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Happening Tomorrow: Earth Day Virtual Viewing Party

Register now join our Earth Day Virtual Viewing Party where we will explore the importance of Earth Day and the best way to promote environmentalism in our local communities. Engage your students with this interactive digital learning experience taking place tomorrow, April 21st at 1:00 PM (ET). Click “Learn More” to access classroom activities, related-content, and register.
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#DESTEMChat - Leadership and Learnings

The Albert Einstein Fellowship brings educators together from across the country to tap into their experiences to shape and lead the conversation around STEM at a national level. Their mission is to share the unique experiences they have been granted with fellow educators. Come discuss STEM and grow through their passion and experiences! Join #DESTEMChat on Twitter to participate.
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The Toyota Impact: The Engineering Behind Safe Driving is TODAY @ 1 PM ET

Join us for this LIVE Virtual Field Trip to explore the Toyota hub for innovation, research and development into the future of driving safety. Meet the engineers, designers and technicians who tackle problems every day for a whole new look at STEM. Join us at 1 PM ET/ 10 AM PT!
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It’s not too late: Register for the April 25th LIVE Virtual Field Trip

Are e-cigarettes in the hands of your students? Make sure teens are aware of the risks associated with e-cigarette use in this LIVE Virtual Field Trip on Tuesday, April 25 at 1PM ET/ 10AM PT.
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Shakespeare Resources

Let’s celebrate the birthday of William Shakespeare with some of the best resources available: a curated collection of all things Shakespeare, a virtual field trip that commemorated the anniversary of his death, and full performances of his plays and sonnets.
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Last Call For Innovative Ideas!

Think your students can change the world? This is their last chance! All entries to the Discovery Education 3M Young Scientist Challenge must be submitted today before 8 PM ET. Entrants will be eligible for the chance to win a 3M Mentorship, a trip to 3M World HQ, up to $25,000 in prize money and more!
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Earth Day Virtual Viewing Party

#CelebrateWithDE and explore the history of Earth Day, an annual holiday observed on April 22nd to celebrate the beauty and fragility of Planet Earth. With this virtual viewing party your students will explore the importance of Earth Day and the best way they can promote environmentalism in their local communities.
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Time is Running Out!

The Discovery Education 3M Young Scientist Challenge closes tomorrow. Students must submit their 1-2 min. video explaining how their idea for how to solve an everyday problem before tomorrow at 8 PM ET. Don’t let your students miss out on this once-in-a-lifetime opportunity and remind them to submit, today!
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Community Update

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Resources: International Day for Monuments and Sites

Around the world, people use specially designed statues, buildings, and designated natural spaces, to honor people and events in history. Encourage your students to think about the cultural significance of monuments and commemorative sites on the International Day for Monuments and Sites, coming up next week.
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Who Will Be America's Top Young Scientist?

There's only two days left in the search for America's Top Young Scientist - Could it be your student? Encourage students in grades 5-8 to submit their 1-2 min. video entry today for the chance to win an exclusive 3M Summer Mentorship and many more exciting prizes!
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Earth Day Resources

Join us in celebrating Earth Day by providing digital resources that will let your students explore various areas of interest. There are so many angles to take: animals, plants, weather, energy, water…. The sky is – literally – the limit!
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The U.S. Surgeon General Has a Message for Teens

Join U.S. Surgeon General, Dr. Vivek Murthy, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, and Discovery Education as they examine the science behind e-cigarettes and the impact they can have on young people’s health LIVE on Tuesday, April 25 at 1 PM ET/ 10 AM PT.
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April 2017 – Streaming Newsletter

In case you missed it, check out our monthly Newsletter. We have included timely content, resources, and events to engage your students inside and outside of the classroom.
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Careers that Count: A Virtual Field Trip with the NBA

Join Discovery Education, along with the NBA and WNBA, for a virtual field trip to the NBA headquarters, for an inside look at how math impacts the game of basketball—and to meet some of the talented NBA team members using math every day to improve the sport both on and off the court.
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Leonardo da Vinci Resources

Leonardo da Vinci was an incredibly creative thinker, making him an inspiration for students interested in a variety of topics from physics to sculpture. Celebrate his birthday on April 15th by encouraging kids to dive into his theories, schematics, and inventions.
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Don't Miss Out - Enter Today!

The count down is on!! Only 1 week left to enter the Discovery Education 3M Young Scientist Challenge. Students must submit their video entry before 8PM ET on April 19 for the chance to become one of 10 National Finalists who will compete for the $25,000 Grand Prize and title of America's Top Young Scientist!
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