Monthly Archives: May 2006

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Museum of Tolerance

I have wanted to go the Museum of Tolerance for well over a year… but you know how it goes… one thing then another.  But when DEN member Char Gould emailed and asked if I wanted to tag-a-long, I didn’t let this opportunity pass.  So off I went with a bunch of high school students. 

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Tip # 23 – How About 50 (or so) More Ideas?

(from Lance Rougeux, DEN Field Manager PA/DE AND East Coast DEN Director) What an incredible month!  A Tip a Day in May has been a blast and all of the feedback from DEN members across the country is really exciting.  So, let’s keep the momentum going through the summer.  I mean, what better time to

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More Key Features and Functionality of the new unitedstreaming

The new unitedstreaming will include innovative teacher tools, such as the Assignment Builder and Quiz Center, allowing educators to select content for student access.  The new Writing Prompt Generator tool will work with any image on unitedstreaming allowing you to create your own writing prompts. Teacher-Managed Student Access Students will be able to access and

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Professional Development

Where would the next generation of Discovery Education unitedstreaming be without next generation Professional Development tools? We understand that state-of-the art Professional Development that offers differentiated instructional approaches, practical classroom application, staff development credit and on-demand access is critical as the world of digital media evolves. With the next generation of Discovery Education unitedstreaming, we’ve

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Stream-A-Thon for the NEW unitedstreaming

To celebrate the NEW unitedstreaming being released, the Discovery Educator Network is going to be hosting our very first 12 hour Streamathon!  On Monday, June 5th, from 8:00am EST until 8:00pm EST we are going to be hosting a massive webinar that will be your opportunity to get the inside scoop on all the new

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Key Features and Functionality of the new unitedstreaming

Besides an enhanced site design, the new unitedstreaming will include improved search functionality for more accurate results, faster.  A dynamic drill-down navigation menu will drive targeted search results. In addition, you will continue to have the ability to search by keyword, subject, grade or curriculum standard. New Video Content More than 1,000 new titles will

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Powerful New Tools and Resources

The new unitedstreaming will include innovative teacher tools such as the Assignment Builder and Quiz Center that will allow educators to select content for student access.  The new Writing Prompt Generator tool will work with any image on unitedstreaming and give you the ability to create your own writing prompts. Teacher-Managed Student AccessStudents will be

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Is your school still paying for your Office suite?

I served as a Director of IT for three years for a private school in Chicago.  We had several hundred computers and every computer needed its own copy of Microsoft Office.  I don’t remember exactly how much it cost to purchase a new license every few years, but I know it sure wasn’t cheap.  However,

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Webinar Streamathon!

To celebrate the NEW unitedstreaming being released, the Discovery Educator Network is going to be hosting our very first 12 hour Streamathon!  On Monday, June 5th, from 8:00am EST until 8:00pm EST we are going to be hosting a massive webinar that will be your opportunity to get the inside scoop on all the new

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