Daily Archives: August 10, 2010

Georgia Aquarium and World of Coca-Cola Educator Open House

The Georgia Association of Educators (GAE) is sponsoring a free open house for educators with the Georgia Aquarium and the World of Coca-Cola on Friday, August 27th, 2010 from 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm at Pemberton Place at the World of Coca-Cola. Register here by August 20th for this event.(*Educator identification required) 

Top 10 Finalists for Young Scientist Challenge

Discovery Education and 3M have announced 10 students from across the country as the top finalists in the 12th annual Discovery Education 3M Young Scientist Challenge. Each finalist will be awarded an all-expense paid trip to New York City to participate in the competition finals on Oct. 5, 2010, where students will demonstrate scientific innovation,

Updated My DE

Next time you log in, you’ll notice that My DE has a fresh new look and design, streamlined content and exciting new customization capabilities. Design your own landing page by utilizing the new Drag and Drop feature, which allows you to arrange your content so it suits your needs and gives you immediate access to what

Microblogs and EDU – Making the Most of 140 Characters

What’s a Tweet and why should you care? And what does that really have to do with education? Jeff O’Hara, the founder of the educational social network Edmodo, takes us through a history of microblogging and shares his perspective regarding why it is significant to educators and students. Then we take a deeper dive into

Discovery Education U.S. Geography App

Discovery Education hit the iTunes App store with U.S. Geography by Discovery Education. The app is intended for 5th grade students studying U.S. Geography in the classroom, but is enjoyable and informative for people of all ages. Available through the App Store, the U.S. Geography by Discovery Education app offers educators and students videos, knowledge-based