What's New

This app has been updated by Apple to use the latest Apple signing certificate.

Fixes an issue with Model Lesson links

App Description

The Discovery Education Techbook™ app serves as a companion to schools and districts who have the Discovery Education Science Techbook™ and Social Studies Techbook™ services. This app can serve as the primary access point for students and teachers accessing Techbook™ through an iPad.

To fully access the app, a Discovery Education Science Techbook™ or Social Studies Techbook™ user name and password is needed.

About Discovery Education Techbook™

A comprehensive d igital program that replaces traditional textbooks and transforms teaching and learning
Discovery Education Techbook™, a fully digital service that replaces traditional textbooks, provides unrivaled content to support teachers while engaging and inspiring students. It is built around the 5E model of instruction and a non-linear curriculum pathway that promotes inquiry-based learning, enhances critical thinking, and improves student achievement.

· With exclusive video, interactive text, digital explorations, STEM resources, and the groundbreaking Interactive Glossary and Atlas, Techbook™ is the all-in-one, multi-modal resource that will engage and support every type of learner.

· Constantly updated to reflect today’s changing world and including in-depth lesson plans to support new and experienced teachers alike, Techbook™ is available for K-8 science, high school science, and middle school social studies.

· The Discovery Education Techbook app currently includes the Discovery Education Science Techbook™ and Social Studies Techbook™. This app is the preferred access point to Discovery Education Science Techbook™ and Social Studies Techbook™ for students using iPads. This app enables students to download Science Techbook™ and Social Studies Techbook™ content when internet access is available so that content can be accessed when the iPad is offline.

- Provides two types of offline access:

- Concept text and images previously visited are locally cached

- User can specifically select to download content from an individual video to an entire concept

- Supports Spanish and French text options (user can choose a default for
language selection)

- Offers different reading levels to meet the needs of students

iPad Screenshots

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App Changes

  • June 17, 2014 Initial release
  • August 07, 2014 New version 1.501
  • August 28, 2014 New version 1.502
  • November 03, 2014 New version 2.0
  • December 04, 2014 New version 2.1
  • January 01, 2015 New version 2.2.0
  • February 25, 2015 New version 2.2.1