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1997 November

Nonprofit Discovery Channel Global Education Partnership Established

Launched by Discovery Communications in 1997, Discovery Channel Global Education Partnership (now known as the Discovery Learning Alliance) is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization that uses the power of media to transform education and improve lives in under-resourced schools and communities around the world.

Today, Discovery Learning Alliance is opening new doors to education in 16 countries, reaching millions through schools and millions more through broadcast television and mass media initiatives in the developing world.