Daily Archives: March 9, 2007

Your Planet Classroom

Your Planet Classroom

On March 25, 2007 The Discovery Channel will launch PLANET EARTH, a first-of-its-kind look at the world’s most magnificent and compelling locations. The 11-part series includes never-before-seen animal behaviors, remote regions captured by for the first time, and unprecedented high definition production techniques. In conjunction with the premiere of PLANET EARTH, The Nature Conservancy will

Science Connection Webinar for the DEN

Join us on Monday, March 19 at 5 PM (EST) for a special webinar with the Product Director of Discovery Education Science Connection (DESC), Bob Onsi.  Get the grand tour of Science Connection and see how you can use it in your instruction.  All Discovery Educators have free access to DESC through the end of

MP3 Players and Your Hearing: DESC Virtual Lab

Do MP3 players with close-fitting earphones play music so loudly that they can permanently damage hearing? That is the question posed in a really cool virtual lab in DESC.  Students are challenged to find a way for people to play their music safely.  They can test different equipment (e.g., lawnmowers, dishwashers, motorcycles) and then design