Discovery en la Escuela

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What is Discovery en la Escuela?

About Discovery en la Escuela

Discovery en la Escuela is a major educational project spearheaded by Discovery Networks Latin America/US Hispanic (DLA/USH) that is marketed through Paid TV.

Discovery en la Escuela

  • Leverages the power of the Discovery brand in the educational community.
  • Empowers teachers with world-class content, professional development and educator support in order to improve student achievement.
  • Utilizes documentary programs through paid television to stimulate the classroom experience.
  • Encourages a scientific learning approach though fun activities.

Three main components of Discovery en la Escuela

Programming Block

  • Transmission from 9:00 a.m. to 10:00 a.m. (Local time in Mexico) 8:00 a.m. to 9:00 a.m. (Colombia time for Latin America, Argentina, Venezuela), 9:30 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. (local time Brazil).
  • Available on Discovery Channel.
  • Monday through Friday.
  • Programming without commercial interruption in a didactic format.
  • Over seventy different titles available.

Professional Development

  • Teacher Training workshop (both in the school and virtual webinars).

On-line Resource Material

  • Sections for teachers, parents and students.
  • A complete resource guide for each program.
  • And much more.


For more information you can contact Discovery en la Escuela by email or:

María Teresa Velasco

Manager, Education & Public Affairs

Discovery Networks Latin America/US Hispanic
6505 Blue Lagoon Drive, Suite 190
Miami, FL 33126, USA
Phone: +1.786.273.4133
Fax: +1.786.273.4860