Archives for April 14, 2009

  1. Let's Make Every Day Earth Day!

    How many times can the newspaper you read today be recycled? How much can one compact fluorescent lamp (CFL) save in electricity costs over its lifetime? What single innovation is causing more people to recycle more products than ever? Which clean alternative energy source is created by landfills? How much energy can you save by […]

  2. Think Green, Talk Trash on Earth Day

    This Earth Day, start talking trash in your classroom! What happens to the waste we all produce? When does it make sense to recycle? Can trash become energy? Get answers to these timely topics brought to life at www.ThinkGreen.com/classroom, a new K-12 resource from Waste Management and powered by Discovery Education. Complete with standards-based lesson […]

  3. Earth Day Resources for the Classroom

    This Earth Day, start talking trash in your classroom! What happens to the waste we all produce? When does it make sense to recycle? Can trash become energy? Get answers to these timely topics brought to life at www.ThinkGreen.com/classroom, a new K-12 resource from Waste Management and powered by Discovery Education. Complete with standards-based lesson […]

  4. Earth Day is April 22 (Let's talk trash.)

    Greetings Blogoshere! It’s your friendly assessment nerd, Porter here to remind you that Earth Day is next week! Discovery Education and Waste Management have partnered to create www.ThinkGreen.com/classroom . This new suite of tools is designed for educators seeking new materials to enliven environmental lessons.   www.ThinkGreen.com/classroom provides K-12 standards-based lesson plans, videos, interactives, quizzes, tools, […]

  5. DEN Virtual Conference

    DEN Virtual Conference: Register Today!   Register Today! Spring Into Action with the DEN and join thousands of educators who are passionate about integrating media into their instruction and collaborating with each other to improve student achievement. During this unique (and free) professional development event you have the flexibility to attend online or in-person at one of many […]

  6. DEN Virtual Conference: Spring Into Action

    Saturday, April 25, 2009 – 8 AM to 3 PM (CDT) Spring Into Action with the Discovery Educator Network (DEN) and join thousands of educators who are passionate about integrating media into their instruction and collaborating with each other to improve student achievement. During this unique (and free) professional development event you have the flexibility […]

  7. The Alaska Experiment

    Discovery Education streaming subscribers already know that new media content is added all the time.  Tonight ” Out of the Wild: The Alaska Experiment” premiers on the Discovery Channel and streaming subscribers can already access corresponding video in streaming to use with their students: The Alaska Experiment: Part One: Into the Wild The Alaska Experiment: […]

  8. Support Your DEN LC

    [Note: Copied from the National Blog.]   We’re looking for a few good DEN (sorry, couldn’t resist)! Seriously, the DEN has doubled in size since last year and this amazing growth has a lot to do with our incredible DEN Leadership Councils.  We are in awe of the work they have volunteered to do to […]

  9. Want to Join the NJ-LC? Now's Your Chance!!

      Many of our AMAZING NJ DEN members have said that they’d love to be part of the NJ DEN Leadership Council.  Well,  Now’s your chance! In order to provide the necessary support to ever-growing state-level DEN communities, give new STAR Discovery Educators the opportunity to take an active leadership role with the DEN then […]

  10. Join Us for the "LIVE" Virtual Conference

    Third Annual DEN Virtual Conference   When:            April 25, 2009 9:00 am – 3:00 pm Where:   Taunton Forge School 32 Evergreen Trail Medford, NJ  08055 (***building location subject to change***) Contact: Stacy Kasse 609-654-6723 ext. 5110   Includes lunch…………..Bring your laptop……….….wireless access   Sign up online – here: HTTPS://den.dabbledb.com/page/denvirtualconferencersvp/NvAHYoyH   Description: The Discovery Educator Network […]