Join Discovery Education at TCEA!

Download a printable version of Discovery Education’s TCEA corporate room schedule here: DiscoveryEducation_2012_TCEA_flyer

Discovery Education will be in lots of places at TCEA – from the exhibit floor (booth #1551), to featured sessions from Hall and Steve, to our very own room at the Austin Hilton where we’ll be doing sessions all day, every day, and amazing presentations from our Discovery Educator Network STARs – below is a list of where to find us!  Keep scrolling – we’ve got a lot going on!

Discovery Education Featured Speakers and Workshop Sessions at TCEA

Tuesday, February 7, 2012

8:00 AM – 5:00 PM
Campus Leadership Academy
A combination of presenters to include, Hall Davidson
Location: Hilton Hotel, Level 4, Salon D

Wednesday, February 8, 2012

1:15 PM – 2:15 PM
50 Ways to Spin a Digital Story
Presented by Steve Dembo
Location: Convention Center, Ballroom G

2:30 PM – 3:30 PM
Faster, Better, Shorter, Deeper: Editing and Capturing Video
Presented by Hall Davidson
Location: Convention Center, Ballroom F

3:45 PM – 4:45 PM
iThink iNeed iPads in the Classroom
Presented by Steve Dembo
Location: Convention Center, Ballroom F

5:00 PM – 6:00 PM
Mashed Media:  Old media, New Web, and Your Own Great Stuff
Presented by Hall Davidson
Location: Convention Center, Room 12AB

Thursday, February 9, 2012

8:00 AM – 9:00 AM
Little Hands, Giant Reach
Presented by Steve Dembo
Location: Convention Center, Ballroom F

9:15 AM – 10:15 AM
Media and Moving the Earth: Technology and the Gifted Student
Presented by Hall Davidson
Location: Convention Center, Ballroom F

10:30 AM – 11:30 AM
Take a Page From the Perfect Digital Textbook
Presented by Hall Davidson
Location: Convention Center, Ballroom F

12:00 PM – 1:00 PM
Storytelling for the YouTube Generation
Presented by Steve Dembo
Location: Convention Center, Ballroom F

3:30 PM – 5:00 PM
The New Kinds of Tools for New Kinds of Learners: Assess This!
Presented by Hall Davidson
Location: Convention Center, Room 8C

 Discovery Educator Network STAR Presenters

Wednesday, February 8, 2012

8:00 AM to 9:30 AM
Create & Publish Student E-Books
Presented by Lea Anne Daughrity
Presentation ID: 121820

8:00 AM to 9:00 AM
Community in the Classroom
Presented by Elaine Plybon
Presentation ID: 121790

11:30 AM to 1:00 PM
Advanced Features of the SMART Board
Presented by Linda Rush
Presentation ID: 122235

12:00 PM to 1:00 PM
“Touching” 21st Century STEM
Presented by Lea Anne Daughrity
Presentation ID: 121272

5:00 PM to 6:00 PM
“Check this Out!” (QR Codes)
Presented by Kim Caise
Presentation ID: 122240

Thursday, February 9, 2012

9:15 AM to 10:15 AM
Chillin’ on the Wild Side, Technology
Presented by Beth Weeks
Presentation ID: 122024

10:00 AM to 11:30 AM
Resources for a Collaborative Classroom
Presented by Elaine Plybon and Dean Mantz (KS DEN GURU)
Presentation ID: 122073

10:30 AM to 11:30 AM
Cell Phones as Instructional Tools
Presented by Kim Caise
Presentation ID: 122692

10:30 AM – 11:30 AM
Student/ Teacher PLN’s in the 2.0 World
Presented by Kass Bates and Melanie Burford

11:30 AM to 1:00 PM
iPhoto to iPad and Beyond
Presented by Linda Rush
Presentation ID: 122173

2:00 PM – 3:30 PM
IT: Not Just for Teachers Anymore!
Presented by Joli Brock

3:45 PM to 4:45 PM
Using Social Media in the Classroom
Presented by Elaine Plybon
Presentation ID: 121528

Friday, February 10, 2012

8:00 AM to 9:00 AM
The 5Es of Technology Integration!
Presented by Beth Weeks
Presentation ID: 122030

Discovery Education Corporate Room
Hilton Hotel, Austin; Level 4 – Governor’s Ballroom, Salon B
500 East 4th Street
Austin, Texas 78701

Wednesday, February 8, 2012

8:00 AM – 9:00 AM
Back to Basics: Discovery Education streaming 101, Presented by Joe Diaz
Get down and dirty with the basics of using Discovery Education streaming!  We’ll fill the gaps with helpful information on navigating, talk about the difference between streaming and downloading, and uncover some resources that you never knew you had!  This session is a great building block that prepares you to springboard to deeper integration.

9:15 AM – 10:15 AM
50 Ways to Integrate Discovery Education, Presented by Joe Diaz
Did you know that Discovery Education streaming has videos, an interactive atlas, dynamic calendar, thousands of quiz questions, images, speeches, and sound effects?  This fast-pasted, energizing session will open your eyes to the possibilities of digital media and Discovery Education streaming in the classroom.

10:30 AM – 11:30 AM
Unlimited Wireless: Discovery Education Science Techbook and Mobile Devices, Presented by Brad Fountain
Intrigued by the possibilities of iPads and smartphones in education? Wondering how these new tools might reshape the learning landscape of our schools? Learn how to use Discovery Education content to build lessons for students who can access the world from the palm of their hands.   Whether you are already using mobile devices or you see this as the future of education, this session will open your eyes to teaching in the portable world of your students.
Wednesday, February 8, 2012

12:00 PM – 1:00 PM
Differentiated Instruction Made Simple with Discovery Education, Presented by Jason Altman
During this session we’ll explore a variety of ways to use web-based tools and digital media to enhance your instruction tomorrow!  We’ll learn how to use these tools to check for understanding and differentiate by content, process, and product. Along the way we’ll highlight the latest enhancements inside STREAMING and Assessment and explore how to assign materials and view results within the unified Classroom and Assignment Managers. Finally, we’ll demonstrate how easy all of these tools can be used to monitor student learning and provide effective instructional feedback!

1:15 PM – 2:15 PM
Connecting Language Learners to the Curriculum with Discovery Education, Presented by Lindsay Hopkins
With diverse classroom populations, your ability to differentiate feels more important than ever. In this session, explore Discovery Education through the lens of Language Learners and see how digital media and technology can engage and benefit students from all backgrounds.

2:30 PM – 3:30 PM
Stand Back!!  We’re Using Discovery Education’s Science Techbook, Presented by Brad Fountain
Unless you want to Engage your students as they Explore science through digital media in conjunction with hands-on resources don’t bother attending this session.  We will Explain how digital media can change the way you teach science, Elaborate on how digital media can be utilized to meet the needs of every student, and Evaluate student progress through science concepts.

3:45 PM – 4:45 PM
A 21st Century Lesson – Media Integration in Context, Presented by Lindsay Hopkins
What does the 21st century classroom look like?  Experience a model lesson that integrations Discovery Education resources, Web 2.0 tools, Interactive Presentations, and free Google tools.
You’ll never look at lesson planning the same way again.

5:00 PM – 6:00 PM
Coast to Coast Collaboration with Discovery Education, Presented by Joe Diaz
Don’t let distance come between you and collaboration!  Whether it is across your school, your district, or the nation, learn how to close the distance with on-line collaboration tools.  Join this session and learn how to incorporate Discovery Education into a host of resources that will allow you to build lessons, deliver professional development, enhance presentations, connect classrooms, and more.  A journey is best measured in friends, rather than miles, so let’s take the road less traveled!

Thursday, February 9, 2012

8:00 AM – 9:00 AM
I Can Do That With PowerPoint?  Presented by    Lindsay Hopkins
We all know that the computer, projector and PowerPoint have replaced the old slide projector, but did you know that PowerPoint can also be combined with Discovery Education videos, sounds, images, and effects to create engaging multimedia presentations? During this session will explore the necessary (and not-so-scary) steps for integrating digital media with PowerPoint.

9:15 AM – 10:15 AM
50 Ways to Integrate Discovery Education, Presented by Joe Diaz
Did you know that Discovery Education streaming has videos, an interactive atlas, dynamic calendar, thousands of quiz questions, images, speeches, and sound effects?  This fast-pasted, energizing session will open your eyes to the possibilities of digital media and Discovery Education streaming in the classroom.

10:30 AM – 11:30 AM
Stand Back!!  We’re Using Discovery Education’s Science Techbook, Presented by Brad Fountain
Unless you want to Engage your students as they Explore science through digital media in conjunction with hands-on resources don’t bother attending this session.  We will Explain how digital media can change the way you teach science, Elaborate on how digital media can be utilized to meet the needs of every student, and Evaluate student progress through science concepts.

12:00 PM – 1:00 PM
Differentiated Instruction Made Simple with Discovery Education, Presented by Jason Altman
During this session we’ll explore a variety of ways to use web-based tools and digital media to enhance your instruction tomorrow!  We’ll learn how to use these tools to check for understanding and differentiate by content, process, and product. Along the way we’ll highlight the latest enhancements inside STREAMING and Assessment and explore how to assign materials and view results within the unified Classroom and Assignment Managers. Finally, we’ll demonstrate how easy all of these tools can be used to monitor student learning and provide effective instructional feedback!

1:15 PM – 2:15 PM
That Sounds Great! Discovery Education Audio in the Classroom, Presented by Lindsay Hopkins
From songs, sound effects, speeches, book readings, and world music, Discovery Education has thousands of audio files in its multi-media library. In this session, we’ll listen closely for uses of mp3s in the classroom. From project ideas to lesson planning, it is sure to be a platinum hit.

2:30 PM – 3:30 PM
Unlimited Wireless: Discovery Education Science Techbook and Mobile Devices, Presented by Brad Fountain
Intrigued by the possibilities of iPads and smartphones in education? Wondering how these new tools might reshape the learning landscape of our schools? Learn how to use Discovery Education content to build lessons for students who can access the world from the palm of their hands.   Whether you are already using mobile devices or you see this as the future of education, this session will open your eyes to teaching in the portable world of your students.

3:45 PM – 4:45 PM
Iron DEN Challenge, Presented by the Discovery Educator Network Texas Leadership Council
Come be part of a showdown of epic proportions!  We’ll explore Discovery Education and digital storytelling in this hands-on session that we call the Iron DEN Challenge.  Enter DEN Stadium and team-up with Discovery Educator Network STARS as we compete against the clock to create an original digital story using a variety of tools and Discovery Education content.  But beware of the secret ingredient…

5:00 PM – 6:00 PM
Weaving the Story of Learning: Digital Storytelling with Discovery Education STREAMING,
Presented by Joe Diaz
Constructing stories requires deep understanding not just of discreet facts and knowledge, but also of the rich context of that information. Join us for an exploration of the creative ways to engage students across the curriculum with digital storytelling and Discovery Education resources.

Friday, February 10, 2012

8:00 AM  – 9:00 AM
50 Ways to Integrate Discovery Education, Presented by Joe Diaz
Did you know that Discovery Education streaming has videos, an interactive atlas, dynamic calendar, thousands of quiz questions, images, speeches, and sound effects?  This fast-pasted, energizing session will open your eyes to the possibilities of digital media and Discovery Education streaming in the classroom.

9:15 AM -  10:15 AM
A 21st Century Lesson – Media Integration in Context, Presented by Lindsay Hopkins
What does the 21st century classroom look like?  Experience  a model lesson that integrations Discovery Education resources, Web 2.0 tools, Interactive Presentations, and free Google tools.  You’ll never look at lesson planning the same way again.

Comments

  1. Kass

    Wow! What a great line-up! Can’t wait to get there, to see everyone, and to be part of the amazing collaboration that will go on.

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