September 2021 Partner Spotlight Each month we take time to showcase a few of the amazing partners that we work with to develop the high-quality content your students want and need. Take a moment to help us celebrate these partnerships, check out some of their new resources, and learn more about the incredible things they do! And don’t forget to see out more content in our This Month at DE: September article. BYkids This compelling series gives today’s youth a stage to share their perspectives and lets students hear the stories of young changemakers who shine a light on significant aspects of their identities. Each activist films and directs their own documentary from a firsthand perspective, providing students with exclusive insight on racial and ethnic identities, country of origin, religious beliefs, abilities, and cultural affiliations. See more in the new BYkids Channel. Discover Financial Services Commemorate National College Savings Month with Pathways to Financial Success in Schools. In partnership with Discover Financial Services, this comprehensive, unit-based financial literacy program is made up of videos, self-paced modules, and cross-curricular activities for middle and high school students. Family extensions are also available to keep the conversation going at home! Browse the full collection today. Eyewitness News: Teen Kids News Check out this dynamic news program produced for young people, by young people. Teen reporters present news stories in a way that appeals to students and provides a unique perspective that’s currently unseen in the adult-dominated news and media. Get started by teaching your class about “worry habits” or learning how “Bumblebees are Dying Because of Extreme Heat.” Keep students going strong this September with timely content, tools, and events! View more featured content in our This Month at DE Studio Board. Go There Now Request a Demo Newsy Stay informed on today’s most important topics and issues with straightforward, opinion-free news and documentaries. This trusted source for concise, unbiased video news and analysis helps students stay up to date on current events while documenting unique perspectives through detailed investigation and sincere conversation. Catch up on current events now in the Newsy Channel. Self-Evident Media Made up of a community of American history educators, Self-Evident Media strives to support educators and students to think critically about the role of race and institutional racism throughout US history. Through highly engaging educational tools and resources, their goal is to help students honestly and rigorously study the history of race in America, better understand who we are as a country, and learn how to work together to build a more just society. See more with these new resources: If Knowledge is the Key One Minute’s Freedom The Truth is Powerful Social-Emotional Learning Coalition This partnership between DE, The Allstate Foundation, the National AfterSchool Association, Ask, Listen, Learn: A Program of Responsibility.org and leaders across the public, private, and philanthropic sectors is aimed at driving access and innovation in embedding SEL into students’ lives. Its first initiative: providing K-12 educators, students, families, and afterschool directors with an extensive library of digital resources to support the integration of SEL into core instruction and beyond. Learn more and find resources for all grade levels in the Social-Emotional Learning Center. We hope you and your students enjoy these new learning resources and be sure to join us here next month for more partner highlights.