How Curious are Michigan Educators?

Let’s DISCOVER the answer together!
November is almost here, school is in full swing, and maybe you could use a boost to launch you in to 2012. We want to remind you of an upcoming opportunity get that boost. Whether you could use a refresher on Discovery Education Streaming, are looking to learn some new integration strategies, or just need to connect with fellow like-minded educators, this may be what you are looking for! See details below:

Details? Details you ask? Have I got details for you!

REMC 19 W – Lenawee Day of Discovery

Date of Event: 11/10/2011 Time of Event: 8:30 AM – 3:30 PM (Registration begins at 8:00AM)

Location of Event: Lenawee ISD TECH Center – Classrooms 1 & 2 1372 N. Main Street, Adrian, MI 49221

Registration Link: http://www.solutionwhere.com/lisd/cw/showsession.asp?4539287938/29/201111:49:55+AM

POC for Registration Questions: Kathy Campbell @ kathy.campbell@lisd.us

Technology Requirements for Participants: Invited to Bring Your Own Device

Event Cost: Free Workshop / Continental Breakfast & Lunch Included

 

REMC 18 N-St.Clair Day of Discovery

Date of Event: 11/11/2011 Time of Event: Participants may come to one or both sessions based on their needs and level of interest.

Session A @ 8:30AM – 11:30AM (Registration & Continental Breakfast is at 8AM) o Session A is designed to refresh you on the basics of Discovery Education STREAMING or get a brand new user started. This session will explore the myriad of curriculum resources and time-saving features found in Discovery Education STREAMING. We will dive into the more than 100,000 learning objects aligned to both Michigan state and Common Core standards including: 55,000+ video segments; 25,000+ images; and thousands of encyclopedia articles, songs and hard-to-find speeches. The session begins with the basics and moves through searches, the teacher center, and other resources.

Session B @ 12:30PM – 3:30 PM (Registration & Lunch is at 12:00 PM) o Session B is designed to build upon a basic understanding of Discovery Education and expand upon that with an introduction to creative integration strategies for using Discovery Education media to motivate students, engage higher order thinking, support retention and transfer, and achieve curriculum learning goals. We’ll also demonstrate new ways to utilize Discovery Education resources to create interactive lesson plans and put the power of learning at their fingertips through our redesigned Student Center.

Location of Event: REMC/RESA Administration Building 499 Range Road, Marysville, MI 48040

Registration Link: http://www.sccresa.org/toolsforschools/professionaldevelopment/workshopcalendar/dayofdiscovery/

POC for Registration Questions: Tami Sly-Armstrong @ sly-armstrong.tami@sccresa.org

Technology Requirements for Participants: Invited to Bring Your Own Device

Event Cost: Free Workshop / Continental Breakfast OR Lunch Included

 

REMC 10 Day of Discovery

Date of Event: 11/18/2011 Time of Event: 8:30 AM – 3:30 PM (Registration begins at 8:00AM)

Location of Event: Tuscola Technology Center 1401 Cleaver Road, Caro, MI 48723

Registration Link: http://10dod.eventbrite.com

POC for Registration Questions: Robert Frost @ rfrost@tuscolaisd.org

Technology Requirements for Participants: Invited to Bring Your Own Device

Event Cost: Free Workshop / Continental Breakfast & Lunch Included

Discovery Education is all about providing teachers with the best digital tools for reaching every learner. Additionally, we believe in the power of community. So please, bring a friend and pass the word along!

Also, we have several Days of Discovery coming up in REMC 12w, 8 & 20. For the complete listing, see below:


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