Daily Archives: September 16, 2010

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Registration Open for FREE CECA Pre-Conference Day of Discovery, Saturday, October 16, 2010

Registration Open for FREE CECA Pre-Conference Day of Discovery, Saturday, October 16, 2010

Discovery Education, Glastonbury Public Schools, and the Connecticut DEN Leadership Council are proud to present a CECA Pre-Conference Day of Discovery at Smith Middle School in Glastonbury, CT on October 16, 2010. Designed specifically for Connecticut educators, this exciting and interactive day of professional development will highlight creative ways to engage students and invigorate curriculum

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By popular demand, Don Tapscott returns!

Bestselling author, Don Tapscott, adjunct Professor of Management at the University of Toronto, returns to present another webinar for Discovery Education! On September 20 at 1pm EST, he he will discuss MacroWikinomics, its impact on the world of education and the implications it holds for the future. MacroWikinomics: Rebooting Business and the World is the

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Join DEN in Branson, Missouri

The Discovery Education Leadership Councils for Missouri, Arkansas, and Kansas invite you to participate in a joint event providing face-to-face learning while enjoying the DEN Virtual Conference.  The Virtual Conference event is planned for October 23rd at Branson Elementary West with a Geocache/photo walk to take place at Shepherd of the Hills Hatchery by Lake

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Discovery Education and English Language Learners

Are you using Discovery Education with students for whom English is a second language?  We’d like to know how. Would you share with us by completing this short survey? Looking for some ideas to use? Here’s a great Glog by Discovery Education’s Lindsay Hopkins.

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Resources for Personalizing your Instruction

Teachers, we are out of the honeymoon phase with our students. You know, the phase where students listen intently and participate fully. Now that school feels routine, it is time to put your best teaching tools and tricks of the trade to work, so that your students will continue to give maximum effort.  Hopefully, you

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DENSI Project: Supporting Reading Instruction with Closed Captioning in DE Streaming

This year at the DEN Summer Institute (DENSI), participants created projects to be included as professional development assets for use by Discovery Educators. Here’s one from Texas STAR Discovery Educator, Mary Carole Strother. All Discovery Educators have access to the DENSI projects and more via the Educator Resources section. Simply search for DENSI2010.

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