Posts By Heather Hurley

  1. 2010 Global Education Conference Happening Now!

    Global Education Conference The free, all-online 2010 Global Education Conference takes place this coming week, November 15 – 19, 2010! We currently have 397 sessions from 62 countries scheduled, as well as 63 keynote speakers–an amazing lineup. Please take a look at all that is taking place: http://www.GlobalEducationConference.com. The conference is a collaborative and world-wide […]

  2. VA and MD DENS Collaborate for FALL Virtual Conference

    Virginia and Maryland are super excited to invite you to the Fall Virtual Conference on Saturday, October 23rd. The day will feature special presentations from Gail Lovely and Hall Davidson along with featured STAR Discovery Educators sharing their projects from the DEN Summer Institute (DENSI10). A host of other great sessions from your DEN team […]

  3. Streamathon 2010

    Don’t forget today is Streamathon 2010. Check out the schedule below and register here: http://links.discoveryeducation.com/streamathon2010 The 5th annual Discovery Education Streamathon is September 14, 2010. We’ve got a full day of information-packed sessions on how to integrate DE streaming and the newest online technologies used by today’s media-savvy students into classroom instruction. Here’s the schedule. […]

  4. Repost: It's Party Time!

    Why not send those end of the year and summer party invitations in style. We are all familiar with Evite, but below are a few other options guaranteed to make your party planning go smoothly. http://www.doodle.com/main.html Doodle is a great online date decider. It eliminates all of those back and forth emails when you are […]

  5. Happy Teacher Appreciation Week to all of our Virginia STARs!

    Just a quick reminder…don’t forget to check out the DEN National Blog every day this week to claim yourTeacher Appreciation gift each day. Can’t wait to see what the week will bring! Start off your Monday with a free 12-month Educator Pro subscription to Prezi, a slideless presentation tool that is based on a digital canvas, where you can create […]

  6. Where in the World is Mr. Knapp?

    Virginia STAR and LC member, Doug Knapp, left for a 12-day mission trip to Ethiopia on Monday. Doug is the assistant principal at Linkhorn Park Elementary School in Virginia Beach…and my husband  ; )   He has an “after Spring Break” opportunity for our students that he wanted to share with you. Doug has created a […]

  7. Hit a Homerun With the DEN

    DEN Spring Training 2010 is Here! Welcome to DEN Spring Training 2010!  From now until May 21st STAR Discovery Educators have the opportunity to show how active they are in the DEN.  Below are twenty challenges that test whether you are still working your way up from the Grapefruit League or if you are ready […]

  8. Congratulations DEN Gurus!

    Virginia Congratulates the first class or DEN Gurus! I’m sure they will bring some new ideas on how Discovery Products can be used to support teaching and learning.  Traci Blazosky Creative Construction with Multimedia Clarion Area School District, PA Tim Childers Project Based Learning Bradley County Schools, TN Patricia Duncan Science Wallenpaupack School District, PA […]

  9. SCIon Event in Kensington, MD

    Saturday, January 9, 2010 9 AM to 4 PM ET Drop by for an hour or stay for the whole day! It’s virtual and it’s FREE! More information about the virtual event can be found at: http://blog.discoveryeducation.com/scienceinaction/denscicon. About DEN SCIcon DEN SCIcon 2010 is an online conference (with a twist) focused on providing participants with […]

  10. STEM Resources and Discovery Education

      Yesterday morning President Obama issued a call to action to increase science literacy among students nationwide.  Discovery Education is leading the new “Be the Future” initiative by introducing STEM Connect and delivering this resource to ALL Discovery Education streaming subscribers at no additional charge. You can watch President Obama’s address here. After the President’s […]