Daily Archives: August 30, 2010

Call for Science Resources

Call for Science Resources

Discovery Education and 3M have joined forces to create ScienceofEverydayLife.com, an exciting new program that stirs imagination and encourages students to explore the science that is all around us.  Launching in September,ScienceofEverydayLife.com will feature standards-aligned lesson plans, an interactive area dedicated to learning more about innovation, a sweepstakes and more!Now is your chance to provide your ideas

Blog a phobic no more

Hello everyone!  I’m a newbie to the Leadership Council for DEN 2010-11 and looking forward to a very rewarding year. First, I have a confession to make; I am a “Virgin Blogger.”   There I’ve let out one of my secrets. Yes, I am “blog-a-phobic.”  But with every school year I like to step out of

Webinar with Build It Bigger’s Danny Forster

Mark your calendars! At 1pm ET on Monday, September 13th Danny Forster from the Science Channel’s Build It Bigger is joining us for a special webinar event “A New Way to Look at Architecture.” Danny loves architecture, from the curve of a building’s roof line to the mathematics at its foundation, and he’s excited to

Welcome to Our Newest Georgia STAR!

Please welcome our newest Georgia DEN STAR, Brian Lewis! Brian joins us from Feagin Mill Middle School in Houston County Schools. We’re thrilled to have you in the DEN community! Already a STAR? Maintain Your STAR Status for 2010-2011! As the new school year approaches, make sure you keep your STAR status.  We’ve added a

DENSI Projects Now in DE streaming!

This summer educators from across the U.S. and Canada traveled to Bentley University in Waltham, MA for the Discovery Educator Network Summer Institute. As an attendee I can definitely say that it was an amazing learning and growing experience and that I now have SO MUCH to share with educators “back home.” While we were

Welcome New DEN STARs!

Please welcome these new DEN STARs: Frank Devereaux, WI Laura Guilfoyle, IL Bethany Holtrop, CO Dawn Kodama-Nii, HI Brian Lewis, GA Linda Maggi, CT Mary Meinardus, TX Amy Spath, NY Katie Sunseri, NC We’re thrilled to have you in the DEN community! Already a STAR? Maintain Your STAR Status for 2010-2011! As the new school

Send Your Support

We have been using DE Assessment in our middle school for four years.  The data we receive from the assessment results is absolutely essential to our “data-based” school improvement. The state of TN is working now to devise an assessment from the Department of Education.  Of course, the easiest way to make that happen is