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Introducing Discovery Education Espresso

Become immersed in Discovery Education Espresso's extensive collection of resources for all curriculum areas, incorporating the weekly news service. Designed for new users, active participation will ensure staff are confident in finding and searching within the service. While navigating the site, opportunities will be given to discuss instructional strategies and integration ideas provided.

Duration options: 3 hours or 6 hours

6 hour course

Goals:

  • To explore Discovery Education Espresso's extensive collection of resources to support across the curriculum, incorporating the weekly news service
  • To encourage meaningful use of digital media through active participation
  • To use the route on Discovery Education Espresso to easily search and find resources within the service as well as the tools to save and download content
  • To provide the opportunity to discuss instructional strategies and integration ideas of a range of digital media into teaching and learning

Outcomes:

  • An awareness of the range of resources in Discovery Education Espresso and how they can be used to support teaching and learning across the curriculum, including the news service
  • An awareness of the impact digital media can have on teaching and learning
  • A thorough understanding of how to navigate Discovery Education Espresso as well as save and download content
  • An understanding of the instructional strategies that digital media can support and ideas for integrating resources across the curriculum

Audience:

Whole staff; Key stage grouping; phase grouping; year grouping; NQTs; middle management; Teaching assistants/support staff

3 hour course

Goals:

  • To explore Discovery Education Espresso resources in supporting teaching and learning across the curriculum including the weekly news service
  • To look at the routes in Discovery Education Espresso to easily search and find resources as well as familiarity with the tools to save and download content

Outcomes:

  • An awareness of the wealth of resources in Discovery Education Espresso including the news service
  • An understanding of how to navigate Discovery Education Espresso

Audience:

Whole staff; Key stage grouping; phase grouping; year grouping; NQTs; middle management; Teaching assistants/support staff