Daily Archives: September 7, 2010

2. Discovery Education Streaming and….

2. Discovery Education Streaming and….

Reading! Discovery had elements that can help meet many reading needs, such as: for English Language Learners, special education students, or simply reluctant readers, use close captioned videos to encourage learning by hitting both audio and visual modalities; use the advanced search option to specify the closed caption option for a search Teaching literature genres?

Healthy Classroom, Healthy Kids

Join us Wednesday, September 15, 2010 at 1:00 pm ET for a special webinar with childhood health experts Dr. Joanna Dolgoff, Danielle Marshall, and Dominique Dawes. These experts will help you learn how you can help improve each child’s health every day. Get helpful hints on the small, simple changes you can make in your

Welcome Back!

 Welcome back to a new and challenging school year!  I say challenging because according to dictionary.com, ‘challenging’ can mean “difficulty in a job or undertaking that is stimulating to one engaged in it.”  In a nutshell, this somewhat describes all that we do in education.  Our jobs are difficult but can be very stimulating to

Welcome Newest NC DEN Stars!

Marsha Erskine Becky Worlds Kimberly Forbes Jessica Kelly Jason Parker Denise Ritz Lisa Thompson Katie Sunseri Already a STAR? Maintain Your STAR Status for 2010-2011! As the new school year begins, make sure you keep your STAR status. We’ve added a couple other options to help you demonstrate how you actively contribute to the community.

Rewired: Understanding the iGeneration and the Way They Learn, featuring Dr. Larry Rosen

Join Dr. Larry Rosen, a professor of psychology at California State University, Dominguez Hills, and the author of “Rewired: Understanding the iGeneration and the Way They Learn,” in an eye-opening webinar Sept. 15th at 7pm ET about how today’s students learn given their access and frequent interaction with technology.  Dr. Rosen draws a distinction between

Streamathon 2010

The 5th annual Discovery Education Streamathon is September 14, 2010. We’ve got a full day of information-packed sessions on how to integrate DE streaming and the newest online technologies used by today’s media-savvy students into classroom instruction. Here’s the schedule. Come for an hour or spend the entire day with us! (All times are eastern

Welcome New DEN STARs!

Please welcome these new DEN STARs: Jessica Dietrich, AZ John Christopher, CO Sherrie Davidson, CO Brent Olyowski, CO Corinna Boldi, CT Joan Bannon, FL Susan Buys, FL Josh VandeBerg, FL Maria Zelaya, FL Paula Schmidt, HI Courtney Pierce, ME Patricia McGonagle, MA Amanda Barrett, MI Gabriel Barbato, NY Krista Brancato, NY Marsha Erskine, NC Rebecca