Daily Archives: February 17, 2006

Don't Hit that Snooze Button

I couldn’t have been more proud when I heard that 2 of CA DEN members convinced 11 other teachers on their staff, not to hit the snooze button early on Saturday morning.  Instead, they all headed in to school.  This event was completely orchestrated and delivered by Corona Norco DEN members Greg and Phil. Here’s

Take this Girl to Vegas

It may be cold and snowing in Colorado, but we have one DEN member who is RED HOT!!! Jennifer Jensen just received some fantastic news!  Soon she’ll be New York bound, compliments of Scholastic, as she was selected to be part of their Book Club Teacher Advisory Board, along with 25 other teachers from across

A Whirlwind Two Weeks

If you had asked me two weeks ago what my life was going to be like, I never could have imagined this.  My name is Susan Staat and two weeks ago, I was a first grade teacher in a small school district in Ceres, California.  (You haven’t heard of Ceres?  We are just south of

Make Their Day

At Neptune Middle School, the Apollo Team understands that using technology in the classroom really "makes their day," for the students. Tiffany Bonner, Michelle Brooks and Jaime Reynafarje, all DEN members in Florida were presented the Make Their Day award for the integration of technology in the classroom and enhancing their own technology expertise. These

Discovery Education: Classroom Resource Guide

The latest edition of the Discovery Education: Classroom Resource Guide has been delivered!  Focused around the theme of differentiated instruction, this edition illustrates ways to enrich your curriculum and deepen student understanding by honoring the diversity inherent in your classroom. From classroom teachers (and Discovery Educators) Tracey Fertally, Katie Leach and Julianne Pennabaker to Emmy

PETE&C Pre-Conference Final Details

Discovery Educator Network Pre-Conference SessionSunday, February 19, 20069 AM to 4 PMHershey Lodge and Convention Center (Crystal Ballroom A) Registration/sign-in for our pre-conference session will open at 8:15 AM in Crystal A.  A continental breakfast including coffee and chocolate-dipped croissants will be served from 8:15-9:00 AM.  We will start the day promptly at 9 AM.