Archives for November 14, 2011

  1. Going Green is for Everyone.

    The Green movement involves everyone.  Green is Universal by NBC kicked off their Green Week on Sunday, November 13th. Here you will find information on sustainability and also simple tips towards conserving energy.  The site provides a list of programming which promotes “Go Green’ efforts.  Do a search for Green Week at treehugger.com to learn […]

  2. American Education Week

    In 1921, American Education Week was established to be “An educational week … observed in all communities annually for the purpose of informing the public of the accomplishments and needs of the public schools and to secure the cooperation and support of the public in meeting those needs.” Celebrate the 90th anniversary of American Education […]

  3. Great Opportunity in NYC!

    Do you live within a few hours of New York City?  Are you looking for a great reason to head to the Big Apple?  Discovery Education is hosting an event in New York City on Saturday, November 19.  As part of our Discovery Education Wilkes University Instructional Media Program we are hosting several events around […]

  4. Witnessing Climate Change

    Treehugger.com reports an exhibit of pictures taken by individuals to support evidence of climate change in Turkey. People are encouraged by Climate Advocates for “wear ‘climate glasses’ for identifying changes in the environment. Click here to read the article. This is a good project for students to investigate their environment. Use images from the Discovery […]

  5. Family Science Night at Nita Pearson Elementary School

    This past week, the Discovery Education Team had the pleasure of working with educators at Nita Pearson Elementary School in Rowlett, Texas. About 200 students and parents attended Family Science night to learn various science concepts and eat pizza. Danny Forster from Build It Bigger spoke to the parents about the 911 documentary. He also […]