Daily Archives: January 7, 2013

Give The Comparative Growth Report a Try in 2013

Give The Comparative Growth Report a Try in 2013

Looking for a new trick to add to your educator toolbox for 2013. For those using Discovery Education Assessment, look no further than the Comparative Growth Report. This report is a fantastic way to maximize the quality of the inferences you can draw from the efforts of your students on the two tests they have

Another Opportunity from Friends of Discovery Education

Here’s another partnership spotlight and grant opportunity for 9-12th grade educators.  The Toyota Teen Driver Educators’ Challenge features a $10,000 cash award, a four day trip to Washington, D.C., and cool prizes like a virtual driving simulator (see picture below) and safe driving event at your school.  For more details go to http://toyotateendriver.discoveryeducation.com/challenge/index.cfm and enter

S.O.S: That Sums It Up!

Welcome to week 14 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. That Sums it Up! PDF Version Background According to Raymond Jones, on his site ReadingQuest.org, when student summarize they “strip away the extra verbiage and extraneous examples, focus

PETE&C DEN Star Spotlight Episode Two

This is the second post in a series highlighting DEN Stars who are presenting at PETE&C February 10th -13th 2013.  In the first episode Stephanie (Stevie) Kline and Joyce Mason were highlighted.  Their presentation is STEAM Along with Leonardo, Albert, and Frank on Tuesday February 12th at 9:30 am in Cocoa Suite 5 session code EL13.  It is also one of the 24