Summer Adventure


Professional Learning Summer Adventure

Whether you dip your toes in or dive into the deep end of professional learning this summer, Discovery Education has you covered. Learn at your own pace as you relax by the pool, visit a far-flung destination, or meet your colleagues over iced coffee.

From online courses to instructional strategies and toolkits to community conversations, there is something for everyone on this trip. All you need is an internet connection to explore these on-demand professional learning resources.

 #1 Hot Topics


Learn how Discovery Education’s features and resources support teaching and learning within trending topics in education, such as differentiating instruction and literacy. (Canadian)

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 #2 Spotlight on Strategies


SOS are creative, research-based instructional strategies for integrating Discovery Education digital curriculum resources in effective, meaningful, and practical ways. Make the most of your SOS with professional learning resources, toolkits for sharing with colleagues, and an at-a-glance grid view that includes SOS alignment to MCREL’s 6-Phase Model of Learning. (Canadian)

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 #3 Professional Learning Toolkits


Ready-to-go resources help you share Discovery Education with colleagues during summer staff development. Everything you need to excite, engage, and encourage your participants is contained in each toolkit and its notes. (Canadian)

Download a Toolkit

 #4 Online Courses


Free online, self-paced, interactive professional learning courses help you make the most of Discovery Education digital resources in your classroom. Earn badges and certificates for completed courses. Suggested courses include:

  • Top Five Things To Know: Streaming
  • Digital Integration
  • Developing Literacy
  • Getting Started with the Student Experience

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 #5 DEN Online Community


Whether you’re searching for instructional ideas, interested in teacher-created resources, or connecting with other educators, there are lots of ways to get involved. In the DEN Online Community, educators are discussing strategies and sharing resources. Find out more and start earning badges for your participation.

Visit the DEN Online Community

 BONUS: A New Experience


Back-to-school 2019 brings exciting enhancements to Discovery Education digital curriculum resources. Explore new intuitive navigation, personalized content experience, and creation and collaboration space.

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