Free PD Event and Discovery Channel Sneak Preview: New York Tri-State Area Educators

Attention New York Tri-State Area Educators! Free Resource & PD Event!

 

Day of Discovery
In Partnership with Cablevision’s Power to Learn
August 12, 2008

Join us for an engaging technology-infused full day professional development event focused on creative ways to use digital media in the classroom. Learn techniques to inspire your students and maximize the resources from Discovery Education streaming and Power to Learn.We will cover novice to advanced techniques, digital media integration, and web 2.0 tools. Our STAR Discovery Educators will demonstrate effective digital media techniques utilized in their classrooms.

 

This event also includes an exclusive preview of new shows from
Discovery Channel not available to the public!

Opening Session: Digital Natives:
How To Reach The 21st Century Mind Using Multimedia

 

The Digital Natives are here, and we have to reach them in their language. This session will explore digital media technology in the classroom. We will examine research that supports inclusion of digital media, and review the services available from Discovery Education.

The opening session will be followed by concurrent sessions from Discovery’s staff, & Star Discovery Educators.

 

This is provided FREE to you by the Discovery Educator Network (DEN) & Cablevision’s Power to Learn

Please visit www.powertolearn.com for more information about Power to Learn.

WHEN:
Tuesday, August 12, 2008

 

8:30am – 4:15pm
Lunch & Refreshments Provided
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WHERE:
Cablevision Corporate Headquarters
1111 Stewart Avenue, Bethpage, NY 11714


COST: Free

 

Seating is limited to this event, so you must RSVP by visiting the link below.
https://den.dabbledb.com/page/nyctristatedayofdiscoveryrsvp/zSSrdJqQ
For specific questions regarding this event, please contact
Dennis_Swain@discovery.com or at 301-275-7158

 

Exclusive Discovery Channel New Series Event: Expeditions with Josh Bernstein

 

Become a Star Discovery Educator before the August 12th event and be entered to win the chance to attend a Discovery Channel event in NYC to meet Josh in person on August 13th!

 

Visit Dennis’ blog post below for details!

 

http://blog.discoveryeducation.com/dennisswain/2008/07/16/august-13th-special-event-discovery-channel-expiditions-with-josh-bernstein-10-lucky-stars-get-to-meet-josh-in-ny/

FREE Educator Resources: Become A STAR Discovery Educator!
The registration takes under 15 minutes. Visit the link below to learn about all of the great resources you’ll begin to receive! This professional development resource supports digital media effectiveness in the classroom.

 

Register as a STAR Discovery Educator before the event to receive your DEN Laptop Bag on-site!

 

Visit the link below to learn how to become a STAR Discovery Educator!
http://blog.discoveryeducation.com/dennisswain/2008/05/19/become-a-star-discovery-educator-its-free-to-apply/

 

Are you already a STAR Discovery Educator? If so, please RSVP, and bring a friend or colleague to the event and that you recommend to become a STAR Discovery Educator!

Comments

  1. Tracy Standhart

    This looks like a great opportunity! Wish I could attend, but have to teach workshops on that day.

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