Staying Centered with Flexible SEL Resources 

Explore a variety of  K-12 resources and curated content collections in the Social-Emotional Learning Center, designed to keep social-emotional connection at the heart of every learning experience.  Social-Emotional Learning (SEL) is such an important area of focus in education because of its unique power to enhance all other subject areas indirectly. By better understanding and managing emotions, both … Read more

6 Ways to Be More Active (No Gym Required)

Ever since much of our work and school activities have moved online, I’ve struggled to stay active. Even as much of life has returned to “normal,” some of the sedentary habits I’ve picked up over the past year and a half or so have persisted. Recognizing this, I’ve been working to bring regular physical activity … Read more

Setting Students up for Success During the Summer with Digital Learning Resources for Parents & Families 

Ignite at-home learning and foster quality family interactions this summer with family resources from Discovery Education and our corporate and community partners!  HEALTH & WELLNESSHealthy habits are essential for students to maintain balance, even during the summer. Fortunately, families can learn to make healthier decisions together with a variety of interactive eTools that can be applied to improving students’ daily … Read more

Empower Communities with New Culture-Based Prevention Resources

Discovery Education, in partnership with the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) and the National Indian Education Association (NIEA), have launched “Good Medicine Bundles,” a set of hands-on, standards-aligned resources for elementary and middle school students to address the nation’s opioid crisis and encourage resiliency through a Native approach to balance and wellness. Launched this spring, the … Read more

Help Elementary Students Understand Medication Safety with Digital Resources from Dose of Knowledge

Helping younger students understand the differences between prescription medication and over-the counter medication can be a daunting task, but it’s crucial to preparing them to make healthier decisions about medications. Dose of Knowledge, an expansion of the?Pharmacists Teach?program into classrooms, strives to empower educators and pharmacists to address substance misuse and educate students to make good … Read more

Empowering Educators to Transform Schools Through Trauma-Informed Practices

Today’s educators have one of the hardest jobs in the world. On any given day, they are asked to serve not only as teachers, but as coaches, artists, translators, and a host of other roles, as well. This is no surprise to educators who, every day, find that many of their students are struggling with … Read more

5 Important Aspects of Health

Living a healthy lifestyle is very important. Daily exercise, a good diet, rest, and recreation can improve your overall health and may extend your life. Health has now become the primary focus of most people, primarily because of the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic. Data from the U.S. Center for Disease Control revealed that healthcare costs in … Read more

Empowering Students to Say Yes to Healthy Lifestyles and No to Underage Drinking During Alcohol Responsibility Month and Beyond

We all need some good news right now, especially related to education and student progress. Research shows that since 2003 conversations about alcohol between parents and their kids have increased 73%, and during that same time, underage drinking has declined 50%. While this is great progress, there is still more work to do and the time to … Read more

Encourage Students to Stay Active Wherever They Are

AHA NFL Play 60, created in partnership with The American Heart Association and the National Football League, features resources to help get your class moving, whether you are in the classroom or learning remotely. Resources include videos, lesson plans, digital explorations and virtual field trips highlighting the impact of physical activity on health and wellness. … Read more

Addiction in Students Using Stimulants for Neuroenhancement 

Stimulants come in many different forms and can have varying purposes. All stimulants, however, have addictive qualities that can affect those who use them. What are Stimulants, and Why Use Them? Doctors prescribe some stimulants such as Ritalin, Adderall, and Concerta to treat ADD, ADHD, and narcolepsy disorders. These prescription amphetamines help the patient focus … Read more