Discovery Education continues to support educators during the COVID-19 pandemic with hundreds of free daily activities
Discovery Education presents 500 daily classroom activities to teachers nationwide at no cost throughout the school year.
SILVER SPRING, MD, October 05, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) – In an effort to continue supporting educators during the COVID-19 pandemic, Discovery Education, the global leader in edtech whose cutting-edge digital platform takes supports learning wherever it takes place – announced today that it is making around 500 daily classroom activities available to teachers nationwide at no cost throughout the school year. Available until June 2022, these free activities are designed to be quickly integrated into teaching, no matter where it takes place.
Inspiring and serving as a launching pad for teacher planning, these free resources are available in grades K-2, 3-5, and 6-8 and serve teachers what they want when they need it most. All activities will be posted on a monthly basis, are organized to support weekly learning goals, and have been created based on most searched terms during each month of the school year. These cool daily activities include daily fixes, background generators, writing prompts, and more to meet specific learning needs. The monthly educator-informed activity post provides fun, engaging, standards-aligned instructional supports that connect teachers across the country in a shared learning experience. To access Discovery Education’s free digital activities and for more information, visit the Daily Activities website.
“The opening of the 2021-2022 school year had to be different. This year, parents, teachers and students were all eager to return to classrooms that looked more like those of the pre-COVID-19 era, ”said Scott Kinney, CEO of Discovery Education. “However, the rise of the Delta variant and various other factors have created a high level of uncertainty among education stakeholders. Across the country, there remain many questions about how educators will navigate these complicated times, and by making these student activities available we hope to alleviate some of the burden that educators have so heroically carried since March 2020. ”
Educators who already have access to Discovery Education’s award-winning K-12 platform will find these resources pre-populated in the service activity center. By connecting educators to a vast collection of high-quality, standards-compliant content, out-of-the-box digital lessons, intuitive quiz and activity creation tools and professional learning resources, Discovery Education provides educators a newly enhanced learning platform that makes it easier to engage, every day. teaching in any learning environment.
The Discovery Education team continues to add, contextualize and curate exciting new content and timely and relevant resources to the platform each month in response to current events and the ever-changing needs of educators. These resources, sourced from trusted partners, are aligned with national and national standards and help educators integrate the outside world into teaching and learning every day.
For more information on Discovery Education’s digital resources and professional learning services, visit www.discoveryeducation.com and stay connected with Discovery Education on social media through Twitter and LinkedIn.
About Discovery Education
Discovery Education is the global leader in edtech whose cutting-edge digital platform supports learning wherever it takes place. Through award-winning multimedia content, innovative instructional materials and classroom tools, Discovery Education helps educators deliver equitable learning experiences that engage all students and promote greater academic success globally. Discovery Education serves approximately 4.5 million educators and 45 million students worldwide, and its resources are accessible in more than 140 countries and territories. Inspired by global media company Discovery, Inc., Discovery Education partners with districts, states, and trusted organizations to empower educators with cutting-edge edtech solutions that support the success of all learners. Explore the future of education at www.discoveryeducation.com.
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