Daily Archives: October 6, 2010

California DEN STARs – Here's Your October Newsletter!

California DEN STARs – Here's Your October Newsletter!

Greetings, DEN STARs! Check out the October newsletter for more information on upcoming California DEN events (like a Virtual Conference 2010: Tech or Treat), what’s new with Discovery Education, and meet your California DEN Leadership Council!  Click below to read all about what’s coming up for the California DEN. Go to http://links.discoveryeducation.com/October2010CaliforniaDEN and catch up

Copyright Resources for the Classroom

A recent Boston Globe article in the “Surfing the Net with Kids” series included links to help teach the “how’s” and “why’s” of copyright law.  “Copyright, intellectual property, fair use, and public domain are not subjects reserved for lawyers and corporate publishers. Every student … needs to understand the basics of what can and cannot

Science Institute: Day Two

The second day of the DEN Science Institute featured a bunch of special guests including the Superintendent of Miami-Dade Schools, Alberto Carvalho, alongside Mr. and Mrs. Potato Head. Institute attendees spent the day developing concept and unit plans using Discovery Education Science content within the 5E instructional model.  They also explored the connections between hands