"Discovery Education provides not only high-quality digital media aligned to Wisconsin state standards, but also high impact professional development opportunities that ensure we use these tools in the most effective way possible," said Thomas Hanley, principal of Golda Meir Elementary School in MPS.
"Our students don't see this service as a 'new technology.' As digital natives, they are familiar with digital media as it is a regular component of their everyday lives.
However, for many MPS teachers, integrating digital content into classroom activities is a new experience.
The professional development services from Discovery Education
have been instrumental in helping our teachers maximize this new digital content service, as well as the other educational technologies they use each day."
also built Discovery Education streaming Plus into its continuity of learning plans.
"The digital content, assignment builders, quiz builders, and other available resources make Discovery Education streaming Plus a critical tool in our efforts to ensure students can continue their academic growth in the face of a prolonged disruption caused by H1N1 or any other source," explained Hanley