Posts By Anna

  1. Discovery Education and Science Pioneers

    Discovery Education and Science Pioneers invite you to a day full of Science Resources for Teachers. on Saturday, February 2, 2013, from 8 am-12pm   We will begin the day at Panera on the Plaza with free breakfast and sharing our favorite Discovery Science resources with local DEN Stars.   After breakfast, Science Pioneers will be […]

  2. Back to the future National Archives Dec. 8,2012

    Join the Kansas City area Discovery Education educators as we learn about primary source documents and resources available at the National Archives, how to research the site, and how Common Core State Standards can be met with the documents. We’ll finish the morning with brunch at Panera as we look at Discovery Education, the primary […]

  3. Come and see the new Discovery Education!

    Whether you are new to Discovery Education or just want to explore the new look of Discovery Education, we will have a session for you! For those who are new to Discovery Education, we will start from square one: Getting into your account, searching for content (videos, images, songs, etc.). We will also introduce you […]

  4. Shoot out in KC

    Join us for lunch at The Pizza Shoppe and share your favorite ways to use DISCOVERY Education in your classroom. Also, we will share favorite websites, programs and technology that enhance your curriculum. Who knows, you may find an exciting project for the end of the year. Cost: free TIME: Noon to 2:00pm DATE: […]

  5. Missouri DEn and Discovery Education Virtual SciCon Event in Kansas City

    We hope you can join us for this month’s event. The focus will be on Science and we will be taking part in UMKC’s Science Pioneers Teacher Resource Day. More information on this can be found at: As noted in our original invitation we will start the day with breakfast at Panera while watching […]

  6. Misssouri DEN visits the Nelson Art Museum

    Our December adventure lead us to the impressive Nelson Art Museum, after a very enjoyable breakfast and training session at Panera Bread. We visited the Ford Education Center and discovered the wonderful resources that are available for teachers, The museum has many hands on materials that can be checked out for classroom use. The materials […]

  7. Canvasing Discovery for Art and DE Basics

     Canvasing Discovery for Art and DE Basics Join us as we search Discovery Education for the Arts, Standards and individual curriculum needs. We will tie in the educational resources of the Nelson-Atkins museum with the available resources on Discovery Education.Cost: Free Breakfast Included About Join us at 8:30 a.m. for breakfast at Panera on the […]

  8. Missouri, Arkansas and Kansas Virtual Conference in Branson

    Thinking you could use a weekend away? How does Branson, MO sound? Join the Missouri, Arkansas and Kansas DEN members for a day of learning and fun in Branson, MO! This year’s DE Virtual Conference will be hosted at Branson Elementary West on Saturday, October 22. We plan to spend the day learning about all […]

  9. Livebinders Workshop in St Louis

    Featuring LiveBinders Join Discovery Education and the Missouri DEN Leadership Council on Thursday, September 15 from 4:00-5:00 pm Kratz Elementary 4301 Edmunson Rd. St. Louis, MO 63134 Back to School Event featuring: *Discovery Education’s Student Center *LiveBinders Introduction ht *Common Core Overview Cost: Free Limit: 20 Participants Registration:   or contact Melissa Robison 314-223-7700

  10. Two Great Back to School Events

    Two Great Back to School Events Please join us as we prepare for a new school year. We are planning two great events and hope you will join us. Staples and a chance to win great Discovery stuff: We will have a table at Staples on Saturday, Aug 13, during Teacher Appreciation day from 9-12. […]

  11. DENY Awards

    Missouri made a great showing at the DENY awards. Congratulations to all of our hard working Stars for helping us make such a great showing.  Most Creative DEN Event  The DEN Does Jazz MO Leadership Award Vickie Lamb (MO) Community Choice Awards Best Use of A Snow Day Award- Vickie Lamb, Cathy Mulligan (MO) “Missouri […]

  12. Missouri DEN visits the National Archives

    Missouri Discovery Educators visited the National Archives in Kansas City, MO. We had a very informative tour and discussion of the resources at the National Archives. Discovery produced a very informative video about the Archives that is on display. Upcoming events at the National Archives in Kansas City This is our group. You can learn […]

  13. Blindness isn’t Black

    Hello Educators! I want to extend a special invitation to those of you in the KC area to attend our exhibit, “Blindness Isn’t Black,” a VSA Missouri statewide touring exhibit of work by nine artists with disabilities. In 2009 VSA Missouri published Blindness isn’t Black, an anthology of work by 23 Missouri artists and writers […]

  14. National Poetry Month

    It is almost National Poetry Month!  Take some time out to read some poetry! I have enclosed 30 ways to share poetry in your classroom from If you have more ideas please share. Have a great Poetry Month! Enjoy! 30 Ways to Celebrate         Celebrate Poem in Your Pocket Day The idea […]

  15. The DEN does JAZZ The American Jazz Museum

    The DEN does Jazz February is Black American History Month and the MO DEN LC is offering a free professional development opportunity for Kansas City Metro teachers. We would like to invite you to join the MO DEN LC for a morning of hands-on education integrated with technology as participants track their layers of learning […]

  16. One Take Videos Workshop

    Youtube is full of one-take videos. These videos are often the ones that go viral. So, come learn how easy it is to make a “one-take” video. And, learn how you can use them in the classroom. Join the MO DEN LC on Sat, Dec 4 as we present, “Point. Record. Videos Made Easy.” Learn […]

  17. Welcome to Our Missouri DEN!

    Hello to everyone and welcome back to an exciting year as a Discovery Education STAR educator! Let me introduce myself. My name is Vickie Lamb and I am the new Chairperson for the Missouri DEN.  The year is off to an exciting start already and I want to invite each of you to attend the […]

  18. The FOX is in the DEN

    The FOX is in the DEN Join us for a fabulous event on Saturday, Sept. 25. The MO Discovery Education Network is hosting a Professional Development opportunity for teachers in the KC Metro area. We will start with a tour of the Fox4 News Station. During this event, participants will learn lots of behind the […]

  19. Missouri Arkansas Virtual Conference

    MOARKS Virtual Conference Join the Missouri, Arkansas and Kansas DEN members for a day of learning and fun in Branson, MO! This year’s DE Virtual Conference will be hosted at Branson Elementary West. We plan to spend the day learning about all the new, exciting content and features Discovery Education offers. In addition you have […]

  20. MOARKS Virtual Conference

    Wufoo MOARKS Virtual Conference Join the Missouri, Arkansas and Kansas DEN members for a day of learning and fun in Branson, MO! This year’s DE Virtual Conference will be hosted at Branson Elementary West. We plan to spend the day learning about all the new, exciting content and features Discovery Education offers. In addition you […]

  21. Adobe needs teachers to test a new product

    Adobe needs teachers to test and provide feedback on new software they are developing. If you are interested in testing out new software and providing feedback respond to the email address below.  “ROME” that aims to make media creation fun and easy for everyone. This fresh approach to creative software is defined by three key themes: 1. […]

  22. Leadership Council Symposium

    We are learning and networking at the Discovery Leadership Council Symposium. Today we attend an unconference and were able to network with all of the wonderful and knowledable Den members from across the country. We used EDMODO to take notes and connect during the sessions. This might be a good tool for you to use […]

  23. Discovery Geocaching Day

    Kansas and Missouri joined together for Discovery Geocaching Day at Ernie Miller State Park.  We had two wonderful presenters from Garmin who shared information on geocaching and also provided GPS units for us to use. It was muddy but everyone had a wonderful time. We launched 5 travel bugs.

  24. 2nd Annual Missouri – Kansas Geocaching Day with Discovery

    Our 2nd Annual Geocaching Day with Discovery will take place at the Ernie Miller Nature Center in Olathe, KS.Registrations starts at 10:30-11:00 Presentation from Garmin on using gps in the classroom and for recreation from 11:00-12:00 Lunch from Panera 12:00-12:45 Geocaching and launch of coins 12:45-2:45 Turn in Units and Wrap up the day. Please register […]