Daily Archives: November 5, 2012

DEN STAR Ben Rimes & K12 Online Conference

DEN STAR Ben Rimes & K12 Online Conference

Ben Rimes was another DEN STAR sharing his knowledge with others during the K12 Online Conference. Here’s the presentation description from the conference website: Presentation Description: Traditional story problems are dull. They’re usually disconnected from real world scenarios and learner’s experiences, and are presented in an artificial manner. Through the use of video, students and

NC DEN Idea Exchange

DEN Idea Exchange Join the NC DEN for an Educator Idea Exchange! Bring your favorite idea, activity or component of Discovery Education services to share (gift wrap is optional). Plan to get lots of great ideas in return, enjoy some dinner, explore an awesome branch of the Greensboro Public Library and meet other         DEN-thusiastic educators

S.O.S: Can You Guess My 2-1-4

Welcome to week 5 of our Spotlight on Strategies Challenge!  Our new S.O.S series to provide help, tips, and tricks for integrating DE media into your curriculum. 2-1-4 (PDF Version)           Background My very creative friend and colleague, Lance Rougeux started a project  last year with his wife’s class. When he

Join Discovery For Two Upcoming Assessment Events

Please join us during the 2012-2013 school year as we travel the country for local workshops that focus on our Discovery Education Assessment tools. These exciting and interactive afternoons and evenings of professional development will highlight creative ways to meet your students’ needs using your Discovery Education Assessment tools and resources. Prizes will be many! Next week’s

Matt’s Tips and Tricks 11-5-2012

During this week we’ll explore how the Discovery Education Interactive Calendar is being used in new and unique ways to capture students’ imaginations and engage them in different ways.  I’ll share stories from around the country.  We’ll also exclore a free interactive timeline tool and mobile app as well as list a whole host of

BulleDEN Board Finalists Day 2

It’s time to unveil our second group of finalists for the BulleDEN Board project. On Friday, we revealed our first round of finalists and will continue to share more finalists each day this week through Thursday.  The DEN Community will ultimately decide the best real bulleDEN board and the best virtual board.  Voting will begin

Mousey Monday

Happy Mousey Monday Cache and Cookie readers! The 2012 Presidential Elections are tomorrow! Do you remember the atmosphere in Chicago with the elections four years ago? This Is Our Moment: Election Night 2008 is available to our DE streaming users! Remind your students of the last elections and get them excited about this year’s elections.