5 Ways for Educators to Align Activities
 to DiscoverU Theme Days

1. On Classroom to Career Day (Monday, October 23), highlight several careers that require knowledge in the subject you teach.

2. On Discover STEM Day (Tuesday, October 24), use the STEM Careers Are Everywhere l esson plan for high schools, created by our partners at Washington STEM. 

3. On College Gear Day (Wednesday, October 25), wear your college gear and talk about your college experience with your students.

4. On Community Heroes Day (Thursday, October 26), showcase careers of your school's alumni, other local community heroes, or hidden figures from history.

5. On Flash Forward Friday (Friday, October 27), use fun props and #FlashForwardFriday Fill-Out Signs to create a photo booth in your classroom. 

Don't forget to post your participation on social media using the hashtag #DiscoverUWA. Learn more about theme days here

Meet a DiscoverU 
Student Design Team Member


"I either want to pursue electrical engineering or acting and dancing. I know that whatever path I take, there will be ups and downs in my life. In the montage of my future, I see myself working really hard, eventually failing, but then trying again and again and finally succeeding." 

Jason
Sophomore, Lindbergh High School 

Partner Spotlight 


DiscoverU is partnering with  Challenge Seattle to make the week bigger and better than ever. Challenge Seattle is a private sector initiative led by CEOs from 17 regional companies and organizations. During DiscoverU Week, Challenge Seattle companies will host worksite tours and help young people learn about the many career pathways in our region.
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DiscoverU encourages our community to come together and promote college and career exploration for the region's youth. Through fun activities in and out of school, students throughout Seattle and South King County will have opportunities to explore their futures. DiscoverU puts student interests at the center and helps connect their aspirations with the many pathways to get there.
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