DR. MARTIN LUTHER KING JR. – The Man, The Life, The Legacy Everyone knows Dr. King’s birthday is an observed Federal Holiday where the government and schools are closed. Hooray for a day off! – But what was it about this man that made him deserving of a Federal Holiday in his name? Dr. King
Looking for something to do on Saturday, January 28th? Look no further – Discovery Education and the DEN are proud to share SciCon 2012. A day of virtual science presentation for educators like you. For more information, check out the slides below or download the pdf to share with your colleagues. SciCon 2012 View more
HOW EDUCATORS USE SOCIAL MEDIA ( INFOGRAPHIC ) Tags: no_tag Posted from Diigo. The rest of Discovery Educator Network group favorite links are here.
That’s right! Lisa Parisi (DEN STAR – NY) has had a book published by ISTE titled, ‘Making Connections with Blogging: Authentic Learning for Today’s Classroom’ with co-author Brian Crosby. The expected publication date is May 20, 2012, but if you head on over to the link you can pre-order it. I had a chance to
By David Andrade, http://tinyurl.com/edtechguy Being an educator is a great, responsible job. When we go out and educate, we need to make sure we are prepared and have back up plans. Here are some tips to make sure your presentation and training goes well. As educators and presenters, we can find ourselves at
Tech&Learning is a great resource for educators. It is a print/online magazine, along with a great website. They also produce TechForum educational conferences and Virtual TechForum. The Tech&Learning magazine, available free to qualified educators, is released monthly and contains articles, tips, resources, product reviews, and much more. The website has a link to
By David Andrade, http://tinyurl.com/edtechguy The second annual Google Science Fair is open. Google started the science fair last year and it was a huge success. Students enter their projects and can win some really great prizes. The projects from last year were pretty impressive too. Students simply register online, get parental consent, do their project site online
By David Andrade I created a permanent page at the top of my blog for STEM Resources. The page has resources for students and educators for science, technology, engineering and math organized by sub-topic. It obviously includes a lot of Discovery Resources. I decided to do this to collect these great resources in one
Enjoy the DEN Weekly Update for January 13, 2012.
EE and science-related Contests, Awards, Scholarships & Fellowships for adults and students of all ages! We’ve just updated the EE Contests page. Don’t let this resource pass you by! Opportunities include: fellowships for adults in several environment and science-related fields; scholarships to high school, college and graduate students in environment and science-related