Archives for November 15, 2011

  1. Powered Up!

    This past weekend in Prince George’s County MD, at the Powering Up With Technology Conference, educators from the DC/MD/VA metro area came together for an energized day of learning, collaboration, and fun. The keynote speaker, PGCPS Superintendent, Dr. William R. Hite, Jr., gave a very compelling address to the audience. He charged all teachers with creating […]

  2. Discovery Education and the EdTech Digest Awards

    Great news!  The EdTech Digest Award winners were announced this morning and we have a number of honors to celebrate. These awards confirm the hard work and dedication of everyone on the Discovery Education team.  Congratulations! Cool Tool Awards ·         New Product or Service – Discovery Education Science Techbook (finalist) ·         Digital Textbook – Discovery […]

  3. A Road Side Emergency with a Cash Prize!

    They were surprised when I shared with them that according to studies, they were considered worse drivers than the elderly.  I was surprised when I polled them, that 90% knew of a teenage that had driven under the influence. I think my family was most excited about this project.  I was the most fearful.  I […]

  4. Still on My Bucket List!

    Discovery has given me the privilege of flying around the world, but can you guess which destination is only a few hours from my house and still on my bucket list?!? Is a chasm 277 miles long and up to 18 miles wide Below Yavapai point is 2,400 feet above sea level, about 4,500 feet […]