Daily Archives: November 30, 2010

To increase student learning – where do leaders turn?

To increase student learning – where do leaders turn?

As school leaders we are responsible not just for today’s learning – we are also responsible for tomorrow’s. We don’t get to be comfortable with the status quo. Each and every student deserves productive, rich and fulfilling learning opportunities today and tomorrow. Technology is a positive resource in our work! As school leaders we need

Know a Great Science or Math Teacher in NC?

The Career Award for Science and Mathematics Teachers is a five-year award available to outstanding science and/or mathematics teachers in North Carolina public primary and secondary schools. The purpose of this award is to recognize teachers who have demonstrated solid knowledge of science and/or mathematics content and who have outstanding performance records in educating children.

5. Discovery Streaming and….

The Holidays! As the winter break draws nearer, have you found that the students are less attentive than usual?   Discovery Streaming has items to help! First, some holiday title suggestions from the catalog:  The Magic School Bus: Holiday Special — grades 2 – 4 Christmas Tales from Foreign Lands (various titles in series) – grades

DE Professional Development Team Heads to B.C.

Discovery Education Professional Development staff fly out to northwest Canada to breathtaking views and snowy mountain tops. Teachers at  School District #36 in Surrey, British Columbia participated in a day of hands-on training. Teachers were inspired to drive student learning  using digital media in the classroom. Read more about the day at Surrey from our Discovery

Introducing the DEN Admin Academy

For more than 5 years now, the Discovery Educator Network (DEN) has been fervently pursuing our singular goal of connecting educators to their most valuable resource, each other. Today, we are pleased to announce that we are expanding our outreach to school and district leaders with the launch of an administrators’ strand, the DEN Admin