Archives for April 17, 2013

  1. GURU Webinar Resources

    First you must put the DE site on your home page on the iPad. Open Safari and go to the DE website. Click on the “send to” arrow right next to the URL and a new window will open. Choose ADD TO HOME SCREEN and a nice DE icon will be placed on your ipad […]

  2. Special Screening: My Country Is Tibet

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    Please join Discovery Education and BYkids as we present a special screening of My Country Is Tibet Discovery Education Headquarters   |   1 Discovery Place, Silver Spring, Maryland May 5, 2013 from 6:00 pm – 8:30 pm The evening will include a reception and a post-screening discussion with the young filmmaker and exiled king of Tibet, […]

  3. DEN Spring Training 2013

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    Are you ready to keep that STAR status in shape? DEN Spring Training is just the thing to help. We’ll connect, collaborate, learn, and even earn some cool prizes like this awesome solar powered dancing butterfly. (You always wanted one of these. I know it. You know how I know? I have one on my […]

  4. Sustainable Forestry Workshops for NC Teachers

    This is the Sustainable Forestry Teachers’ Academy’s tenth year in offering the Academy, and due to the popularity and the valuable learning experiences provided, the program has expanded during those 10 years.   Find more details on the web site www.ncsu.edu/sfta including the online application and sample schedules.  There is no cost to you for the academy, but only […]

  5. NC DEN STAR Spotlight

    Meet KATE HONAN   Where do you teach? Opportunity Middle School   What do you teach? 6,7,8 Science and 8 Social Studies   When did you become a DEN member? February 2013   What’s your favorite thing about being a DEN member? So far, it’s been a catalyst to making the most of DE resources, […]

  6. April Showers…

    Blog post written by Kelsey Johnson. …bring soaking wet kids into the classroom? Sure, we’ve all heard “April Showers bring May flowers,” but as teachers, you know that these showers may also bring on indoor recess as well. Fortunately, there are plenty of things to do to keep your kids entertained while you’re stuck inside. […]

  7. DEN Techformation:Haiku Deck by Jessica Donaldson

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    A post by Jessica Donaldson: Creating a simple, but beautiful story just got easier for the iPad. Haiku Deck [http://www.haikudeck.com/], an app by Giant Thinkwell, allows users to choose from a library of stunning images that are licensed under Creative Commons. However, like its 5-7-5 syllable Japanese poem namesake suggests, the “beautiful” part of Haiku […]