WALK BIKE ROLL TO SCHOOL DAY is an international celebration that encourages students to walk or bike to school while teaching them about the health, environmental and transportation benefits of walking and biking.
Each year, Americans observe National Hispanic Heritage Month from September 15 to October 15, by celebrating the histories, cultures and contributions of Americans whose ancestors came from Spain, Mexico, the Caribbean and Central and South America. The observation started in 1968 as Hispanic Heritage Week under President Lyndon Johnson and was expanded by President Ronald Reagan in 1988 to cover a 30-day period. It was enacted into law on August 17, 1988.
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August 2 marks National Ice Cream Sandwich Day. Check out this quick video about why ice cream sandwiches don’t necessarily melt the same way other ice creams melt. If you need help logging in, see this page for instructions. It is also National Coloring Book Day. Did you know Discovery Education also has coloring book […]
The Olympics are starting in Japan. The Olympics are starting this week in Japan. Do you know how to say any words in Japanese? Previously, we posted how to log into Discovery Education using your student username and password. After you are signed in, click this link to learn some basic Japanese words with Hiro […]
Did you know that every Arlington Public Schools student has access to one of the best streaming services around for educational programming? If your child attends school in Arlington, your family has access to Discovery Experience! Take a look at this preview (the preview is for teachers, but there is a lot for kids […]
As the school year continues, your device can fill up with photos and videos you no longer need. When your storage fills up your iPad can slow down or cause problems with apps working the way you expect. We’ve added the following tutorial to the Barrett Tech Help site. You can find more troubleshooting help […]
Canvas covers everyone’s dashboard up with Color Overlay. It can make your dashboard look like a foggy day. With only a few steps you can remove the color overlay and brighten up your dashboard. Learn how to do this in the tutorial below. Canvas Dashboards have a color overlay. You can remove the overlay […]