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Discovery Education and Afterschool Alliance Debut New App to Help Students Experience Social Distancing During the COVID-19 Pandemic

Published: Mar 30, 2020 – 12:05 PM EST

SILVER SPRINGS, Md., Mar. 30 /CSRwire/ - Discovery Education news To help students of all ages understand social distancing during the COVID-19 pandemic, Discovery Education and Afterschool Alliance today announced the launch of a new application for iOS products called Social Distancing Trainer....

Navajo Women Entrepreneurs Graduate From Freeport-McMoRan’s Free Online Business Training Program

Published: Mar 27, 2020 – 04:00 PM EST

Mar. 27 /CSRwire/ - Project DreamCatcher, Freeport-McMoRan's free online business training program designed to create economic opportunities for women entrepreneurs, recently graduated 16 Navajo women from the Navajo Nation in New Mexico. DreamCatcher is part of the DreamBuilder project, which is a partnership...

Sesame Workshop Launches 'Caring for Each Other' Initiative to Help Parents and Children During Coronavirus Pandemic

Published: Mar 27, 2020 – 03:09 PM EST

Mar. 27 /CSRwire/ - In response to the unprecedented uncertainty facing young children and families, Sesame Workshop, the nonprofit educational organization behind Sesame Street, is offering a broad variety of free resources to help children and families during the coronavirus pandemic. Today's announcement...

Resources From Discovery Education and Its Partners Available to Help Families and Students Promote Happiness During the COVID-19 Crisis

Published: Mar 27, 2020 – 10:10 AM EST

SILVER SPRING, Md., Mar. 27 /CSRwire/ - Dynamic digital content from Discovery Education and its partners is available to help families and students worldwide promote happiness on the first ever International Social and Emotional Learning Day. Created by the Urban Assembly and SEL4US,...

Cha-Ching Money Smart Kids Pledge Challenge Opens to Inspire Virtual Collaboration Between Teachers, Students, and Parents

Published: Mar 26, 2020 – 06:28 PM EST

SILVER SPRINGS, Md., Mar. 26 /CSRwire/ - Jackson Charitable Foundation, a nonprofit with the mission to advance financial knowledge on a national scale, and Discovery Education today opened the 4th annual Cha-Ching Money Smart Kids Pledge Challenge. This challenge enables communities to collaborate...

ON Semiconductor Advances STEM Education Through Local Partnerships

Published: Mar 23, 2020 – 06:54 PM EST

Mar. 23 /CSRwire/ - Read on the ON Semiconductor blog ON Semiconductor is proud to support and take part in the fourth annual Arizona State University Innovation Open (ASUio) pitch competition. Sponsored by Arizona State University's Ira A. Fulton School of Engineering, ASUio...

The University of Maryland Data Challenge: How Booz Allen Is Mentoring the Future

Published: Mar 20, 2020 – 02:38 PM EST

Mar. 20 /CSRwire/ - How many materials targeted for recycling are actually being recycled? What kind of resources do we need to clean up our oceans, and how should these resources be allocated? Answers to questions like these are important steps to a...

Discovery Education Announces New Parent Toolkit Supporting Homebound Students

Published: Mar 20, 2020 – 01:40 PM EST

SILVER SPRING, Md., Mar. 20 /CSRwire/ - To help parents and guardians provide homebound students meaningful educational experiences during the COVID-19 pandemic, Discovery Education today announced the launch of Daily DE. As the global leader in standards-aligned digital curriculum resources, engaging content, and...

CITGO Donates Kindles to Support E-Learning During COVID-19 School Closures

Published: Mar 20, 2020 – 11:50 AM EST

HOUSTON, Mar. 20 /CSRwire/ - CITGO donates Kindles to support E-Learning During COVID-19 School Closures CITGO Petroleum Corporation, in partnership with the Harris County Sheriff's Office (HCSO), donated 150 Kindle tablets to the Houston and Alief Independent School Districts to help support low-income...

Discovery Education Expands Coronavirus Response to Help Educators Transition to Virtual Learning

Published: Mar 20, 2020 – 09:55 AM EST

SILVER SPRING, Md., Mar. 20 /CSRwire/ - Want to share this news on Twitter? Click here to retweet the official @DiscoveryEd tweet. Discovery Education today launched a new resource center featuring professional learning assets and opportunities designed to support school systems and educators...

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