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Discovery Education and the NBA have teamed up to create dynamic, action-packed resources that help students explore the world through the excitement of basketball. Immersive virtual field trips, interactive tools, and one-on-one interviews help students make clear connections to the subjects they’re learning. Career videos, game footage and stats, and buzzer-beating content are embedded throughout this premier collection to drive engagement, deepen understanding, and develop future-ready skills.

We Are Stronger Together

Today, more than ever, there’s an increased need to help kids of all ages find easy, actionable strategies to help reduce stress and stay connected with friends and educators in new ways. In partnership with the Jr. NBA and the Child Mind Institute, we’ve developed a collection of student-focused videos featuring NBA and WNBA players and legends sharing practical tips and activities for reducing stress during times of uncertainty. Each video is accompanied by a short instructional resource to support delivery in-person or remotely.

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NBA Content Channel

Once you’ve logged into Discovery Education, type “basketball” in search to access our dynamic basketball-themed content channel, loaded with unique digital content, images, videos, and instructional activities. Plus, you’ll have access to primary source images and videos directly from the NBA archive.

NBA Analysis Tool

Math Techbook users have access to the NBA Analysis Tool, which allows students to gather and analyze NBA and WNBA statistical categories, follow a favorite player or team, and predict player performance throughout the season. Students will have fun as they grow their understanding of how essential math is to the game of basketball.

Simply log in to Discovery Education with your username and password to find more ways to explore these resources. Not a current Discovery Education user? No problem! Request a demo today.

NBA Virtual Field Trips Playlist

This exciting NBA Virtual Field Trip collection invites students to take a look behind-the-scenes to explore NBA careers and understand the important impact they play on the game and business of basketball.

Please click on the playlist in the upper right corner of the video below to make your selection.

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Demo NBA Math Problems

Get Involved on the Court with the Jr. NBA

From the classroom to the court, the NBA is committed to providing education and fun opportunities for youth to engage with the game of basketball. The Jr. NBA is the NBA’s youth basketball participation program for boys and girls ages 6-14, which helps grow and improve the youth basketball experience for all. The Jr. NBA teaches the fundamental skills as well as the core values of the game, including teamwork, respect, determination and community—values that are critical on the court and in the classroom. Schools can register for the Jr. NBA program at no cost, and participating schools will receive up-to-date information about opportunities and resources that are available to official Jr. NBA member organizations.

As part of NBA Together, the NBA launched Jr. NBA at Home, a series of daily basketball skills and drills featuring NBA and WNBA players that can be completed individually and in limited space to help young players around the world stay active and develop their game in a safe and healthy way. Follow @JrNBA on Instagram, Twitter, and Facebook and visit to keep up with all the latest Jr. NBA at Home skills and drills!

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