A new and customizable interface that puts more information, search tools, and navigation links on the first screen Use the Subject / Grade Search to locate digital resources that match your teaching areas and grade levels The Curriculum Standards Search helps you to locate materials that have been correlated your state teaching standards Search by keyword for quick results or select “Advanced Search” or “Media Type” options to filter search results Create a custom Homepage to display links to curriculum tools, “My Content”, new videos, calendar events, and Teaching Tips.
The enhanced Search Results page includes a number of new features that allow you to: Preview media content with thumbnail images Navigate through site with path or “breadcrumb” links Modify the number of resources displayed on the page Refine search results by selecting media type, subject, or grade
Greater detail and functionality on the media content pages:
Content tabs for easy access to specific information
Full program descriptions
Tabs to navigate to video segments
Accessible link to media player settings
Printer-friendly versions of content pages
E-mail links to share information with colleagues
With the “Add to” feature, you can add the selected resource to your “My Content” folders, assignments, and quizzes. The new Content tabs make it easy to access the full video file, video segments, citations, and related materials. New features give users the ability to generate new pages that are “printer friendly” and send page links by e-mail to other unitedstreaming users.
The “Video Segments” tab reveals the contents of each video and gives you the ability to stream or download specific segments of the video as needed.
Full dynamic citations in three different formats accompany all unitedstreaming digital media—just copy and paste the data into your project files and presentations
Click on the “Related Materials” tab to reveal links to a wide variety of guides and pre-made curriculum materials that accompany the video resources Related Materials include: Blackline Masters Teacher’s Guides Quizzes
All DE streaming users have access to live, one-hour Web-based presentations on an ongoing basis -- free of charge.
Pre-register in the Professional Development section of DE streaming , and get free instruction from a certified Discovery Education instructor on innovative ways to integrate DE streaming into your curriculum.
With WebEx and a phone line, participants can get immediate answers to their questions during the session.
Presentations are held at different times each week.
62 different webinars will be broadcast between Oct. 17 – May 27