Daily Archives: February 20, 2013


DEN March Madness – Entry #2 – iCab Mobile

DEN March Madness – Entry #2 – iCab Mobile

The second tool/site we’re unveiling for this year’s March Madness challenge is an iPad app.  You might be thinking, “Hey, I didn’t know I could nominate an app for this!”  Well, you can.  We said to nominate your favorite tool/site that can be used with Discovery Education and apps are tools, right?  So go ahead,


Rosa Parks

Kelsey Johnson wanted to share with our Cache and Cookies readers her piece on Rosa Parks: In Honor of Black History Month, we wanted to recognize and commemorate a few events and persons that have created a lasting impression on our history. Today we spotlight Rosa Parks, a courageous woman who helped pave the path


Doodle 4 Google: Register for a virtual field trip with the Doodlers

Have you registered for next Friday’s live event? Behind the Scenes with the Google Doodlers Live from the Googleplex March 1, 2013 1pm ET Register Here Event Details: Doodles are the fun, surprising, and sometimes spontaneous changes that are made to the Google logo to celebrate holidays, anniversaries, and the lives of famous artists and


Dr. Seuss Day

It’s hard to believe, but Dr. Seuss’ birthday is coming up in just two weeks. If you are not an elementary school teacher, you may not realize that this holiday rivals Christmas and Valentine’s Day for the craziest holiday of the year. It’s hard to be upset though, when this one is based around a


Spotlight Series Educational Apps: Nearpod

Ever wonder what great educational APP you should check out for your class?!? Welcome to the Spotlight Series on fantastic apps from Discovery Educators! Featuring this week’s app:     Nearpod Handout with Tips and Tricks Description: Nearpod is an interactive presentation tool.  The presentation is controlled by the presenter, keeping iPad users focused and


Join Discovery Education at NCCE 2013!

Greetings, DEN STARs of the great Northwest (and beyond)! We’re looking forward to seeing many of you at NCCE 2013 in Portland next week! Discovery Education will have many exciting things happening at the conference, and we can’t wait to connect with you. Be sure to RSVP for our learning carnival reception, and read on