Archives for February 18, 2011

  1. Commited to Inspiring Students

    This summer I had an opportunity to visit Fable Vision Studio on the Top Floor of the Boston Children’s Museum.   As person, father, grandfather and an educator I was stimulated! FableVision’s mission statement states: “We are big believers that a well-educated student is not complete without less “test-able” skills such as creativity, communication, self-expression, problem […]

  2. Quest for Curiosity:Registration is Open!

    The DEN is pleased to announce that registration for the Quest for Curiosity is now open! The Quest for Curiosity is a teacher-led activity allowing students to navigate Discovery Education STREAMING resources to find answers to 10 questions spanning core curriculum areas. No matter what grade you teach and what your academic focus is, the Quest for Curiosity […]

  3. Maine to FETC

    Great day at FETC pre conference Day of Discovery. Yes Reed Timmer was in the building. His key note was great. Thanks Discovery! Ann Boucher (former Maine DEN Star now a Florida DEN Star), Reed and Carol Miller. Steve Dembo partially hidden LOL

  4. Great Events from Science House in NC

    Check out these great spring workshops from The Science House – open to any teacher! Register at Forensics March 12 , 2011 (Rescheduled from February 5) Located at The Science House in Raleigh NC Lead Instructor: Gina Barrier, Western Outreach Coordinator What is better than a good mystery? Intrigue and excite your students by turning […]

  5. Unfettered by Stuff – or “Why I don’t lug stuff home every night”

    By David Andrade It always amazes me at the amount of stuff some teachers seem to carry home every night and back into school the next day. They also are amazed at the fact that 95% of the time, I’m not carrying anything either way (except maybe my lunch). Two teachers asked me about […]