Elementary Schools

STEM Careers Coalition: Top 3 SOS Instructional Strategies for Successful Career Exploration in the Classroom

The STEM Careers Coalition is a first-of-its-kind coalition of industry partners that have joined forces with Discovery Education to impact the culture of STEM education in K – 12 schools nationwide. The Coalition’s mission is to empower educators to teach STEM effectively in the classroom, foster equity and access to quality education, and build the next generation of solution-seekers at no-cost to schools. 

One of the most powerful resources available to all educators at no cost through the Coalition is the ever-expanding Careers Portalwhich features profiles of actual employees working in STEM careers at Coali

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Celebrate #InternationalDayofHappiness and Build Happiness Skills with SEL Resources from Discover Your Happy

Contributed with Diego Vela, an upper middle and high school teacher at Colegio Inglés Americano, A.C. in Monterrey, Nuevo León, México.

Since 2013, the United Nations has celebrated the International Day of Happiness as a way to recognize the importance of happiness in the lives of people around the world. This year’s recognition event will take place on March 20th, and there is no better way to celebrate than integrating resources in your classroom that help students develop their happiness skills!

Studies show that two out of three American teens are stressed and many don’t know how

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March 2020: Celebrating Pi Day

What is it about pi that makes it so intriguing? Is it the fact it never ends? Is it the fact we all remember the formula we learned in math class and still use when we are sewing, or creating a playground, or simply drawing a circle? Pi is the ratio of the circumference to the diameter of a circle, which means that the circumference of a circle is equal to 2 time pi times the radius of the circle. The common formula we use for that is  C = 2 pi r (Tip: To type the pi symbol on

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