Daily Archives: May 8, 2014


Live Virtual Event: Take Your K-5 Students Behind the Scenes from a Greek Yogurt Factory

Tuesday, May 20th at 1pm ET Register Here: http://dlc.com/chobanivft Join Discovery Education and Chobani as we transport your classroom to the Chobani factory in New Berlin, NY for a sneak peek into the technology used to deliver fresh milk, add live and active cultures, strain yogurt and transport it to the grocery store. Classrooms will also meet


Don’t miss Take the DEN to Work Day tomorrow

For DEN Teacher Appreciation Week, we’re giving you the gift of time. Gather your students and join the Discovery Education team at the top of each hour starting at 9am ET for Take the DEN to Work Day. We have 30-minute lessons already prepared  for your students. As a super special bonus, we a have creativity


Day 4 – Teacher Appreciation Week – Tech4Learning

  Today, the fourth day of Teacher Appreciation Week, we’d like to remind you that you inspire us every day. Your passion and relentless energy to improve education and help your students achieve great things is awesome. It’s also #Throwback Thursday and you can see some interesting pictures of your DEN Team from their days


Teacher Appreciation Week Crosses the Pond

This year Discovery Education brought Teacher Appreciation Week to the United Kingdom.  James Massey and Mike Bryant, from Discovery Education, hit the motorway completing a whirlwind tour of England hand delivering invitations to the DEN Summer Institute.   Today, we surprised teachers at Green Dragon Primary School in Brentford, London with breakfast.   “Thank you


A Special Teacher Appreciation Week Treat from our Friends at ASCD

These articles from Educational Leadership are shared as a special gift from our friends at ASCD in recognition of Teacher Appreciation Week. “Students First, Not Stuff,” Will Richardson, Educational Leadership, March 2013 “The Basics of Blended Instruction,” Catlin R. Tucker, Educational Leadership, March 2013 “New Literacies and the Common Core,” William Kist, Educational Leadership, March 2013 “Teaching the iGeneration,” Larry D.


Nothing but Love!!!

This past year, I have officially crossed over to the other side of the “desk”  I became the parent of a kindergartner. It’s a strange world over here.  I have tried hard to be a supportive mom without becoming “that” parent.  We have been abundantly blessed to live in the boundary of the Orange Unified