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Discovery Education STEAM Launch

On Thursday, September 22nd, leadership and selected teachers from High Pointe Elementary, Bessie Coleman Middle School and Permenter Middle School along with district leadership, community stakeholders and school board members participated in a Discovery Education Launch as a kick-off event for the professional development partnership between Cedar Hill and Discovery Education.  This event introduced teachers to the strategies needed to support STEAM - Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts and Math instruction.  Dr. Robert Corbin, Director of Global STEM Initiatives for Discovery Education, was the keynote speaker for the evening.  The event focused on celebrating the teachers at the three schools that will help the lift the STEAM culture shift for the district.  The night provided opportunities for the participants to have thought provoking conversations, inquiry based learning and self-reflective activities.