Archives for April 2, 2014

  1. #DENchat in April

    Tomorrow is the first #denchat of April. March chats were amazing, brought in lots of new people, and allowed for the sharing of excellent resources and ideas. Thanks to everyone who participated. We hope to see you back in April! Check out what’s coming up this month for #DENChat, no foolin’!   Here are a […]

  2. Join the DEN Leadership Council

    Enrollment is now open for the 2014-2015 DEN Leadership Council (DENLC). DENLC members are the most active members of the DEN. They mentor new STARs and each other. DENLC members host local events supported by Discovery Education. They support social media efforts and contribute regularly to the DEN blogs. Being a part of the DEN […]

  3. On this day… First Full-time Movie Theater Opened!

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    On this day in 1902, the first full-time movie theater opened! Thomas Lincoln Talley opened The Electric Theater in Los Angeles, California 112 years ago as part of a carnival. Before full-time movie theaters, people watched films in “kinetoscopes,” which only allowed for one viewer at a time, and were often considered lower-class. After opening […]