Welcome to Spotlight on Strategies Challenge! Our S.O.S series provides help, tips, and tricks for integrating DE media into your curriculum. Learning in Full Bloom PDF Version Background It’s likely been in your teaching ‘tool kit’ since you’ve gone through your teaching credential program. You may have not even realized they were updated in 2000.
Heads up CT educators. It’s been a while since we’ve had the opportunity to attend a face-to-face event. Well, if you are looking for a day trip (or maybe a weekend get-a-way), Revere Public Schools in Revere, MA, is hosting just such an event on Saturday, May 18, starting with breakfast at 9:00 am and
Read more about appreciating the present while setting your sites on a preferred future by checking out these three posts: http://jerryjennings.wordpress.com/2012/07/15/apprecitive-inquiry-is-in-part-about-asking-q/ http://jerryjennings.wordpress.com/2012/05/15/130934146/ http://jerryjennings.wordpress.com/2013/03/04/appreciate-the-present-dream-about-the-preferred-future-and-move-toward-the-dream/
If you have been to a Lodge McCammon workshop, then you will remember the laughter, fun and learning that took place. I too did this activity with students in my school and it was a blast. So now what else can you do with Lodge songs? Did you know they were a part of DiscoveryEducation
Here is the May issue of DEN UP! Happy Teacher Appreciation Week! Enjoy!
We are often asked, “does Techbook have Common Core”? To understand the answer to this, one must first understand what is meant by “Common Core”. Common Core is not a curriculum but rather a set of standards to guide the inclusion of literacy and/or math in our science and social studies lessons. So, when someone
A few weeks ago I was in Raleigh, North Carolina working with Wake County educators for the DEN Spring Virtual Conference. I worked with Marlo Gaddis (DEN STAR and Director of Instructional Technology and Media Services for Wake County) to plan the in-person event. We decided to offer a mix of virtual and in-person sessions
Tonight, Sir Ken Robinson will kick off DEN Teacher Appreciation Week with a special conversation you can be online, for free. You’ve probably heard Sir Ken’s famous TED talk about creativityand learning, but have you ever seen him practice what he preaches? Well, at the CUE Conference, where he was the keynote speaker, he did
Happy Mousey Monday from Mousey! Mousey wants to bring to our Discovery Education users our Adam Savage and Jamie Hyneman Content Collection. These two men are best known as the hosts of Discovery Channel’s popular TV series
It’s Teacher Appreciation Week and the DEN is in the giving spirit. We know you work hard and are doing a lot for your students so we’re going to provide all STAR Discovery Educators with a fun gift every day this week. Our first gift to you, a STAR Discovery Educator, comes from our friends