Monthly Archives: January 2013


Mousey Monday

Mousey Monday

Happy Mousey Monday Cache and Cookie readers! How is your new year going so far with your students? Mousey wanted to share an excellent  video with our middle school and high school teachers that is available on Discovery Education Streaming:   Goal Setting: Discovering Your Gifts Share the video with your students and encourage


Monday Morning Pep Talk

Happy Monday! Last night, a little gem came across my Facebook feed, and I just had to share it with you. What are you doing to make today awesome? Start by sharing this post. Just click Tweet and Like  

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Techbook at the Tip of Your Finger with Brad Fountain

Intrigued by this latest touch-based technology? Wondering how these new devices are reshaping the learning landscape of our schools? Brad Fountain explores techniques for building a mobile learning toolkit powered by Discovery Education. Want the latest updates for accessing Discovery Education Techbook content on mobile devices as we shift our student’s focus from consuming content

Building the Future #techbooklive13

Dr. Joe Krajcik, Keynote: CREATE for STEM

From Michigan State University, Dr. Joe Krajcik has an extensive and impressive background in education and is working on the next generation science center, so he is a perfect fit as a keynote speaker for a day of DE Science TechBook exploration. The focus of Dr. Krajcik’s presentation today is the importance of argument in

DEN GURU and Science TechBook Mavin

Build Your Lesson with the Discovery Education Techbook with Patti Duncan

Continuing the theme on hands-on, interactive, and how to, our DE Team Member and DEN GURU Patti Duncan joins with Discovery Education TechBook team as they build a media-infused lesson presentation that you can use in your classroom. This make-and-take session will give you practical examples that you may immediately use in the classroom. In


DEN STARs in the News: Eileen Malick

Congratulations to Virginia DEN STAR Eileen Malick! (@emalick) The prestigious Governor’s Technology Awards were presented to honorees at the Commonwealth of Virginia Innovative Technology Symposium (COVITS) in Richmond. On behalf of Governor Bob McDonnell, Lieutenant Governor Bill Bolling presented the awards to a distinguished group of Virginia government entrants, including state and local government, universities


Welcome to TECHBOOK Live! with Lance Rougeux

Beginning on time as any Discovery Education event does, Patti Duncan hosted the opening, noting she will share the honors with the DE Team. It looks like a really exciting day ahead of us. Chat room is open throughout with the DE Team and a “ton of DEN STARS” on hand live to assist our


DEN Weekly Update 1-25-2013

Don’t miss Techbook LIVE tomorrow. We still need your photos of digital learning to help us celebrate Digital Learning Day.  Help How Stuff Works‘ Jonathan Strickland with his keynote presentation for PETE&C. Find out about all this and more in this week’s issue of the DEN Weekly Update. Your DEN Team


Be part of the PETE&C Keynote

Our friend Jonathan Strickland from How Stuff Works has been invited to do the keynote address at this year’s PETE&C. We’ve talked to him about his presentation and he needs your help. He wants you to be a part of the session.     His presentation is about 3 main topics: Data Explosion Curation Changing