K-12 Education

K-12 Education

 DIRECTV is committed to fostering K-12 education as our primary area of focus, and we prioritize STEM education. Across all markets we serve, our investments in educational programming, teacher training, internships, mentoring, technology and facilities are having a positive impact on student performance. Through DIRECTV GOES TO SCHOOL in the U.S., we provide free programming to K-12 schools and offer special events and content to enhance students’ educational experiences.

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DIRECTV and FOX Host 'Are You Smarter Than a 5th Grader' Event for Denver Students
DIRECTV and FOX partnered to bring the concept of Are You Smarter Than a 5th Grader to life for 165 students at University Prep Elementary School (U Prep) in Denver during the last week of the 2014-2015 school year. This event celebrated the school’s success with ST Math – a math blended learning software program implemented at U Prep thanks to a...
Jun 15, 2015 10:30 AM ET
DIRECTV Congratulates 2015 Math Challenge Winners
DIRECTV celebrated the close of the 2014-2015 academic year by honoring the winners of the third annual DIRECTV Math Challenge, a collaborative effort with the Partnership for Los Angeles Schools that engages students, teachers, school leaders and parents in driving student math achievement at the elementary level.    Top awards went to 99th Street Elementary School and Griffith-Joyner...
Jun 10, 2015 11:00 AM ET
DIRECTV Honored by Partnership for Los Angeles Schools
On May 19, DIRECTV was honored with the “Believe” award by the Partnership for Los Angeles Schools, one of the largest public school turnaround efforts in the nation, managing 16 of the most challenging Los Angeles Unified School District (LAUSD) schools and serving 14,000 K-12 students in some of LA's highest-poverty communities. DIRECTV’s recognition acknowledged the organizations’ 8-year...
May 20, 2015 7:00 PM ET
C-SPAN Bus Visits DIRECTV Partner School in Watts, Calif.
April 22, 2015 /3BL Media/ - On Wednesday, April 15, DIRECTV partnered with C-SPAN to bring the C-SPAN Interactive News Bus to Jordan High School in Watts, CA, which is part of the Partnership for Los Angeles Schools network. The high-tech 45-foot bus tours the country sharing the network’s public affairs programming and educational resources with students and teachers. While on board,...
Apr 22, 2015 12:15 PM ET
DIRECTV and Teach For America Host MATHx in Los Angeles; Announce Partnership to Expand Access to an Excellent Math Education
On April 7, DIRECTV and Teach For America announced the launch of a national partnership to expand access to excellent math instruction to students in high-need communities, and develop resources that will inspire students to love math. The education nonprofit will receive $250,000 from DIRECTV to support its national efforts to recruit, train, and support math educators across the...
Apr 10, 2015 7:15 PM ET

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