Monthly Archives: March 2014


Musician and Educator Gets Students in Tune

Musician and Educator Gets Students in Tune

Dr. Lodge McCammon, a professional musician, previously taught AP Economics and Civics at Wakefield High School located in Raleigh, NC. Currently, he works in classrooms with various grade levels and subjects in order to help teachers and students integrate music, video, and movement into the course. At the age of 2, Dr. McCammon began playing


SOS: There’s an A.P.P for That

Welcome to  Spotlight on Strategies Challenge!  Our S.O.S series provides help, tips, and tricks for integrating DE media into your curriculum. There’s an A.P.P. for That PDF Version Background Authors and audiences both have a wide range of purposes for communicating. The importance of purpose in reading text based situations cannot be overstated. It is


DEN Event at the Apple Store

On Saturday, March 29 nearly 20 educators from the Madison, WI area had a chance to participate in a Discovery Event at the Apple Store! The event started at 8:00 a.m. with a light breakfast and great conversation.  Next, participants had an opportunity to learn about some of the 200+ new features that Mac OS X Mavericks has


Denapalooza DC

The first Denapalooza of the year was held this weekend in Washington DC. The day was filled with all types of activities. There were opportunities to learn about coding, 50 Ways to Use DE in your classroom, the Board Builder, creating a GoogleTour, Project Based Learning, OneNote, 20 ideas to get you to June, Digital


DEN March Madness – Round 3

We started with 16, and after more than 2,000 votes, we are down to 4. It’s your time to determine who makes the finals of DEN March Madness 2014. The DEN Community has shared 16 various tools they love using with content from Discovery Education and after two rounds, of voting, there are 4 remaining.


DEN Weekly Update 3-28-2014

This week’s DEN Weekly Update is full of great information for you! Here are just a few things to make sure you explore: DEN March Madness Making Stuff Webinar DEN Spring VirtCon What’s the 4-1-1? Webinar Click here to learn about these great opportunities and more in the DEN Weekly Update. Your DEN Team  


2014 New England Day of Discovery

Wow! What a day of learning, fun, and collaboration! Were you there? Did you miss it? Either way, here is a quick recap in pictures of what a great day it was: By the way, if you missed our New England Day of Discovery in Natick, MA this past Saturday, we still want to provide you with a