Daily Archives: May 1, 2013

BASA Bootcamp Resources

BASA Bootcamp Resources

We had a great day of hands-on fun learning all about the essentials for administrators when it comes to digital media, social media, Common Core resources, productivity tools and more.  A special thanks to Dwight Carter (@Dwight_Carter) for leading a session on how his school uses social tools to connect with students and the community.

#DENChat 8: Let Their Passions Shine

Last week Paula Naugle led the #DENChat in a wonderful conversation about how teachers are igniting the passion for learning in their students.  In an age where we are bombarded with reports of how testing is stifling teaching, teachers are still finding ways to let their kids passions shine through. You can read through the

Discovery Education Sneak Peek! See What’s Next!

Be the first to get a look at upcoming enhancements to Discovery Education! This sneak peek will showcase integration strategies for leveraging new tools, content, and resources, including Discovery Education Student Board Builder and the new Discovery Education Streaming Plus with model lessons, assessments, and digital content designed to address specific Math and ELA Common

NC STAR Spotlight

Meet KELLY HINES   Where do you teach? Guilford County Schools   What do you teach? 5th Graders!   When did you become a DEN member? Spring 2008, I think   What’s your favorite thing about being a DEN member? I love the enthusiasm, encouragement and expertise of my fellow DEN members!   What’s your

National Melanoma/Skin Cancer Detection & Prevention Month

Blog post written by Kelsey Johnson. Happy 1st day of May and one month closer to summer vacation! And as summer draws near, so do the risks of sunburns and skin cancer. May is National Melanoma/Skin Cancer Detection and Prevention Month. This month is dedicated to increase awareness of Skin Cancer and promote the importance

Announcing the DENbrarian YA Book Selection for May!

Discovery’s DENbrarians are getting their YA “book on” every month!  Wanna join us? Welcome to our book club- EVERYONE is invited! You do NOT have to be a Library Media Specialist to join this group– …you just have to love great Young Adult books!  We began last month with The One and Only Ivan.  All