Archives for January 10, 2010

  1. It's a Wrap – DEN SCICon 2010

      This past Saturday, January 9, was a great learning and sharing experience. Thanks to Lance Rougeux, Brad Fountain, Patti Duncan, Mike Bryant, Steve Dembo, and Hall Davidson (and anyone else I might have forgotten) for putting together another top-notch professional development opportunity for us who attended and those who will be using the archived sessions. The […]

  2. Wisconsin DEN SciCon

    What do you do on a cold winter day in Wisconsin, with temperatures nearing 10 degrees below zero?  You stay inside your warm cozy school and participate in the DEN SCIcon 2010 Virtual Conference. On Saturday, January 9, Verona Area School District was the place to be to participate in the DEN SCIcon Virtual Conference.  […]

  3. STEM Connect and Siemens STEM Academy

    Discovery Education is really stepping up to meet the needs of educators in the area of STEM; Science, Technology, Math and Engineering. Before you stop reading because you think, “This doesn’t apply to me. I teach third grade, or fifth grade.” In the wise words of one PA DEN STAR, LC Event chair, and scientist […]

  4. YOU Can Change the World!!

    The Siemens Foundation, Discovery Education, and the National Science Teachers Association invite you to join the only challenge of its kind.Put into action the words and examples of people like Julene Reed and Jane Goodal, empower your students to create solutions to environmental problems in their communities. Apply true Challenge Based Learning and make a […]

  5. FETC is Here!

        Get out your calendars and save the date, FETC is January 13 – 15th in Orlando, FL!  If you are planning to attend the conference, be sure to check out the Discovery Education sessions that will be held during the conference.  For a complete list, visit the FETC Schedule.   Ed Begley, Jr. will be the […]

  6. "Spark" the New You

    Starting a new year with New Year’s resolutions fresh in our minds, here is a tool for all of you who are interested in tracking your fitness, nutrition and health goals. http://www.sparkpeople.com/ This site allows you to track meals, find recipes, create workouts, set fitness goals, network with other people, read health articles and view […]