Daily Archives: October 3, 2006

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The Name Game

The Name Game

These days with products like unitedstreaming, video integration into the classroom seems like it should be a breeze.  Hyperlinking and embedding videos into PowerPoint should be as easy as 1-2-3!    As we all know, sometimes it’s not as easy as it should be. Don’t fear, the Discovery Education unitedstreaming Implementation Team is here to

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Announcing… DEN semi-monthly Podcasts!

Beginning Wednesday, October 4, 2006 the Discovery Educator Network will be launching a semi-monthly DEN Podcast hosted by Brad Fountain, Regional Manager Discovery Educator Network. The podcast can be subscribed to via iTunes (www.itunes.com) or can be downloaded from the DEN National Blog.  The initial podcast will focus on utilizing Character Education to enhance your

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ALERT! Contest

I’m updating information, when what do I see? A great contest by SMART Board! It’s part of their celebration of World Teacher’s Day. This contest ends on November 5, 2006 and I bet you can win! DEN teachers are the best at creating movies! 75 winners will win a iPod Shuffle, 5 will win a

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Webinar, Anyone?

Beginning Wednesday, October 4, 2006, the Discovery Educator Network will be launching a semi-monthly DEN Podcast hosted by Brad Fountain, Regional Manager Discovery Educator Network.  The podcast can be subscribed to via iTunes or can be downloaded from the DEN National Blog.  The initial podcast will focus on utilizing Character Education to enhance your school

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DEN Podcasts

Beginning Wednesday, October 4, 2006, the Discovery Educator Network will be launching a semi-monthly DEN Podcast hosted by Brad Fountain, Regional Manager of the Discovery Educator Network. You can subscribe to the podcast via iTunes or you can download the podcast directly from the DEN National Blog.  The initial podcast will focus on utilizing Character

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Character Education Partnership

I would like to encourage you to participate in a webinar this week that is being hosted by the Discovery Educator Network and the Character Education Partnership. This webinar is titled "Connecting Service Learning to Meaningful Academics: A Winning Combination" and will focus on how academic standards and learning can be enhanced with service learning

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Connect With Your Discovery Education Team

I often get requests from unitedstreaming users for information about how they can contact members of the Discovery Education team who work with Illinois schools. Here is a list of the people you may need to contact to inquire about various services: Sales:  If you would to learn more about unitedstreaming subscriptions, additional media packages,

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Time to Learn: T+L2

Last year at this time I was getting a call about going to T+L2. It was one of the most memorable conferences I attended, in so many ways. Besides attending my first DEN event, I finally got to meet Hall Davidson, the copyright guru. I got to meet RJ – and if you have yet

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T+ L Conference Event

On Tuesday, November 7, 2006 we will be hosting an exclusive STAR Discovery Educator event providing attendees an opportunity to be a kid again…sort of.  This full-day event will start with a powerful, interactive presentation by Deneen Frazier Bowen called “The Natives Are Restless.”  Deneen’s presentation will get STAR Discovery Educators into the mindset of

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T+L Conference in DALLAS

The T+L Conference, sponsored by NSBA (National School Boards Association), is being held next month from November 7 through November 10, 2006 in Dallas, Texas.  If you are a Discovery Educator and are planning to attend, come join us for some special Discovery Educator Network events. Every day this week we will be posting additional

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