Daily Archives: May 4, 2010

Teacher Appreciation Week

Hello Everyone… Happy Teacher Appreciation Week… Have you visited the DEN National blog to see what they are offering for the days teacher appreciation gift?  Yesterday was a Prezi Presentation (which can be viewed at http://community-beta.discoveryeducation.com/teacherappreciation/) while today they are giving away some special DE Streaming, Science, and other items…. Most school principals, PTA/PTO, or

Free BrainPop Webinars

BrainPop is holding weekly webinars, taking place every Wednesday at 4:30 pm EDT.  These webinars offer some great ideas for using video in the classroom.“This month, special guests cover a range of topics beginning with “Student Teachers: Using BrainPOP for Studying for Certification Tests” (May 5). Next up is “Special Tactics for Adapting Resourceful Tools” (May

Daily Dose of DEN Diigo 05/04/2010

Carbonmade : Your online portfolio. Tags: portfolio, carbonmade, inspiration, online, design, photography, podcasts, technology, blogs, education, social_networking, digital_storytelling, web_2.0, aggregators, images, learning, classroom, mashups, PLC, PLN Free tool lets students participate during class | Communication and Collaboration | eSchoolNews.com what do you think???? Tags: PowerPoint – By Heather Sullivan Cruisin and Inclusion – Special Needs

Teachers Are Appreciated by Discovery Today…and Always

All STAR Discovery Educators can now explore the resources in DE streaming Plus (which includes the unbelievable LIFE series), DE Science for Elementary, DE Science for Middle School and DE Health for 90 days. This incredible gift for National DEN Teacher Appreciation Day 2 is an amazing package for its STARS:   80,000 video segments

Happy National DEN Teacher Appreciation Day!

It’s an annual dilemma here at the DEN.  What do we give our STARs for National Teacher Appreciation Day?  Steve suggested an iPad for everyone while I suggested we raffle off his.  The conversation ended. Matt Monjan wanted to give every STAR dinner with Hall Davidson, but we secretly know that Matt just wanted dinner

The Discovery Education Atlas Canada Has Launched!

Great news!  The Discovery Education Atlas Canada is now live within the DE streaming Canada and DE streaming Canada PLUS services. What is the Discovery Education Atlas Canada you ask?  Imagine an interactive map of Canada filled with engaging content all tied to your provincial standards.   Now imagine that this content included 550 video clips

43.0028, -88.2459

What the heck is 43.0028, -88.2459?  That’s a GPS location for a cool event led by your Wisconsin DEN Leadership Council.  Join Malena Koplin and Wendy Liska, two members of the Wisconsin Leadership Council for a Day of Geocaching in Waukesha, Wisconsin on May 15, 2010, from 10 a.m. – 1 p.m. If you’re already