Daily Archives: May 12, 2009


Young Scientist Challenge

Do not forget that the last day to submit applications for the Discovery Education 3M Young Scientist Challenge is next Wednesday, May 20, 2009.  Students are required to submit a one-to-two minute video entry about a specific scientific concept.  This year’s topics are: (1) Demonstrate a method, or fabricate and employ a common device or


Last Chance! 8 Days

The clock is winding down on this year’s Discovery Education and 3M Young Scientist Challenge. To add just a little more impetus to your students joining in or simply using digital storytelling to share what they know or care about in science, last year’s Young Scientist of the Year, Melissa Rey, will be doing a


Another award? For us?? We’re blushing!

If you check out the June 2009 issue of Scholastic Administrator Magazine, you’ll be able to read all about how the Discovery Educator Network website has been awarded the 2009 Best in Tech award for Professional Development and Resource Solutions! We’ve won our fair share of awards (would you believe this is our fourth?), and


DEN Diigo Group Bookmarks 05/12/2009

Teach with Picture Books Tags: Picture, books, blog, literacy, education, learning, classroom Social media: It’s the end of adherence as we know it – whydot pharma Social media’s role in patient “adherence” – also goes for education! Tags: medical, social, media, education In the near future, pharma companies will thus need to make a compelling