Guilford County Schools Partners with Discovery Education to Host Interactive Community Nights

GREENSBORO, N.C. -- This month and next, Guilford County Schools and Discovery Education will host four interactive community nights showcasing how educators are using the latest digital media and technologies to enhance classroom instruction district-wide. During these events, attendees will hear from Discovery Education’s digital content experts and participate in interactive sessions demonstrating the Discovery Education Science Techbook™, a digital textbook series that is aligned to rigorous standards, supports a comprehensive curriculum, and includes professional development. The evening will conclude with several engaging hands-on science demonstrations that will challenge students to make predictions, observations and explain what they learn.

>>CarolinaTechNews is published by Innovative Public Relations, Inc., a North Carolina consultancy providing customized publicity and branding solutions to reach prospective customers and cement your brand in the marketplace.<<

Attendees will have the opportunity to experience a model lesson using the Science Techbook, and also explore the dynamic multimedia content in the digital resource for themselves. Together, these activities will provide all participants a unique opportunity to experience the digital resources that are empowering educators, inspiring and engaging students and accelerating achievement.

Since 2004, Guilford County Schools and Discovery Education have partnered to bring digital resources to classrooms to empower teachers, enhance curriculum and inspire students. Supporting the district’s continued transition to personalized learning environments, this school year more than 16,000 students in grades 5, 7 and 8 were given access to Discovery Education’s award-winning digital science textbook.

Upcoming events include:

Tuesday, Nov. 17: Kiser Middle School, 716 Benjamin Pkwy, Greensboro, NC 27408
                     
Tuesday, Dec. 1: Hairston Middle School, 3911 Naco Rd, Greensboro, NC 27401

Tuesday, Dec. 15: Northern Middle School, 616 Simpson-Calhoun Rd, Greensboro, NC 27455

To learn more and register visit http://www.gcsnc.com/pages/gcsnc/Calendar/Discover_Education_Science_Tec