Register for Edmodocon here to learn all about Edmodo and how to use it in the classroom.
Staples and Office Depot appreciate Georgia teachers in McDonough, GA on August 3, 2013. Check with your local stores for times in your area. The Staples on Jonesboro Rd. in McDonough, GA will provide the following for teachers from 9:00 am -12:00 pm on 8/3/13: FREE shopping bag plus 20% back* in Staples Rewards® on
Hey Den Stars, come share, and network with other educators at the Academy of Natural Sciences in Philadelphia. The event is open to DEN STARS, as well as potential STARS. So we are challenging all Den Stars to bring along a school colleague that might be interested in becoming a DEN Star! Just please have
Title: Wonder Author: R. J. Palacio Rating: 5, This was a great read! It would be great for a classroom read to spark conversations about difference, disabilities, and acceptance of others. Favorite Line/Quote: When given the choice between being right or being kind, choose kind. – Dr. Wayne W. Dyer Idea Shift: One teacher gave students a precept each month. These
As I was returning home from the Discovery Education Common Core Academy today, I received a phone call from the coordinator of the Chittenden County Homeless Shelter in Vermont to thank our group for supplying them with the lunch bags to feed their clients. The clients loved the peanut butter and jelly sandwiches, chips and
The Techbook Times Newsletter, a publication for all of those who are using, or interested in using any Discovery Education Techbook is available weekly. Click HERE to view the issue for the week of July 30, 2013
Create beautiful data for presentations, or have your students create visually stunning posters from their data for FREE! I used an app called Piktochart to create a poster for my Earth Science students about careers in geoscience. I plan to teach my students to create similar posters from their science lab data, for
Working with and thinking with others is not always easy. So often we want to win an argument or have things turn out “just how we had planned”. When you are sincerely attempting to build shared meaning with others you will have to let go of: I Win (and I am not kidding) and You
Happy Mousey Monday to our Cache and Cookies readers from the Discovery Education team! Mousey wants to draw your attention to our free Science Fair Central resource! The resource is free for teachers as well as parents! The resource gives step by
Edcamp SC is coming to Rock Hill, SC on Saturday, September 7th 2013! We look forward to a day of learning. Edcamp SC will take place at Sullivan Middle School. The physical address is 1825 Eden Terrace Rock Hill, SC 29730. We are currently working with local businesses to secure discounted hotel room rates!