EQ: What are the new features in Discovery Education that can be used for instruction or assessment?


Explore new tools in Discovery Education - Content Collections and Common Core.
Examine Tools in Discovery Education - Builders - Assignment, Quiz and Writing Prompt, My Content, Teacher Center videos and Professional Development.
Explore Classroom Management tools - Create a Class and add students.
Creating using BoardBuilder.


New log in!!! - Students and staff use AD username and password from tech splash page.

New to Discovery - Content Collections and Common Core.

My Content - Making a playlist 1371512782_HP-Video-Folder-Dock-512.png

Builder Tools - Assignment Builder, Quiz Builder, Writing Prompt Builder - Videos under Professional Development - Tools & Features on DE website.

Classroom Management Tools - Click on Classroom Manager to see tutorial videos on how to create classes, add students and log in as students.

Student view and Board Builder - Tutorial videos1371512782_HP-Video-Folder-Dock-512.png


Q: What resources can be attached to a student’s Board?
A: Students can attach the following document extensions:
ai, doc, docm, docx, dotm, dotx, flipchart, flp, gallery, gsp, indd, indd, ins, isf, key, kid, kml, kmz, notebook, pages, pdf, potm, potx, pps, ppsm, ppsx, ppt, pptm, pptx, psd, rtf, sb, swf, tns, txt, xls, xlsb, xlsm, xlsx, xltm, xltx.
Q: What format will the videos be once the student has uploaded to the site?
A: Any video uploaded onto the site by a student is converted to H.264. A thumbnail/screenshot will be generated for all videos and images uploaded to the site.
Q: What is the upload limit per file?
A: There is a 100MB upload limit per file.