Posts By Jannita

  1. Thank A Rock Star Principal

    Join your Discovery Educator Network team, as we thank principals for their amazing leadership during October’s National Principal Month. Do you know a principal that deserves to be recognized?  Here’s your chance to share his or her accomplishments with the world. Nominees will be featured during November on the DEN Global blog and receive certificates […]

  2. Principal Update: 10/17/2014

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    Are a you principal looking for ways to stay updated on resources, events, strategies, and trending topics?  The DEN is providing you a bi-weekly communication to keep you updated. To receive these notifications by email complete this form: dlc.com/DEprincipals In this week’s update there are some great articles on blended learning and teaching math, upcoming […]

  3. SOS: Paperchat with a POW!

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    When educators send me emails sharing how they utilize the SOS in their classrooms or with their colleagues, my heart just soars.  You can only imagine my glee when I received an email from DEN STAR and Ambassador Cindy Taylor, ELA Specialist at Eldersburg Elementary in Carroll County Public Schools, asking if she had permission […]

  4. A Principal’s First Steps

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    Following the DEN Summer Institute Principal Summit, I had the privilege of connecting with several of our attendees  to discuss their goals for their individual sites and district. Jennifer Bourgeois, principal of West Orange Elementary in Orange Unified School District, wanted to brainstorm ways she can help bring awareness to other principals of Discovery Education’s […]

  5. DEN Trend Report: 10/15/14

    Looking to learn more about what’s trending in education?!?  Here’s a recap of this week’s news. *If you you read this feed, all you’ll owe is a comment below. Let us know what captured your eye and why!   Should We Tailor Difficulty of a School Text to Child’s Comfort Level or Make Them Sweat? […]

  6. Collier County Public School Ambassadors: Camaraderie At Our Fingertips

    Collier County DEN Ambassadors were recognized during their annual STEM week Discovery Awards night. These talented teachers are our “Ambassadors” of digital learning. They share, collaborate, model and create exciting ways for students and teachers to show what they know through inquiry based STEM education. Being a part of the DEN has expanded our professional […]

  7. DEN Trend Report: 10/8/14

      Looking to learn more about what’s trending in education?!?  Here’s a recap of this week’s news. *If you you read this feed, all you’ll owe is a comment below. Let us know what captured your eye and why!     Ed. Businesses Asked to Help Schools Plan for Tech. Transformation (Education Week) “Decisions are […]

  8. DEN Trend Report: 10/8/14

    Looking to learn more about what’s trending in education?!?  Here’s a recap of this week’s news. *If you you read this feed, all you’ll owe is a comment below. Let us know what captured your eye and why!  Recruiting Tech Talent in High School (Wall Street Journal)  “Technology firm Dyn has struggled to lure top […]

  9. DEN Trend Report: 10/1/14

      Looking to learn more about what’s trending in education?!?  Here’s a recap of this week’s news. *If you you read this feed, all you’ll owe is a comment below. Let us know what captured your eye and why!  8 ways school leaders can support the digital transition (eSchool News) “More than 100 educators, policymakers, […]

  10. DEN Trend Report: 9/24/14

    Looking to learn more about what’s trending in education?!?  Here’s a recap of this week’s news. *If you you read this feed, all you’ll owe is a comment below. Let’ us know what captured your eye and why! Ed-Tech Leader Gender Gaps Identified in New Study (Education Week) “The so-called gender pay gap is widely […]

  11. DEN Trend Report: 9/17/14

    Looking to learn more about what’s trending in education?!?  Here’s a recap of this week’s news. *If you you read this feed, all you’ll owe is a comment below. Let’ us know what captured your eye and why! The Death of the Classroom As We Know It (CNBC) “…with the pace of change accelerating in […]

  12. DE Summer School: SOS- Tweet! Tweet!

    Welcome the DE Summer School special edition of SOS.  Our S.O.S series provides help, tips, and tricks for integrating DE media into your curriculum. During August, we’ll be featuring our STAR Community’s favorite strategies and how they have made them their own. Tweet, Tweet original post Tweet Tweet PDF link to all PDFs in the […]

  13. DE Summer School: #TBT- VirtCon

    This #TBT is dedicated to the event that brings educators from around the globe together twice a year to learn virtually and in-person. Every fall and spring, the DEN hosts two virtual conferences featuring dozens of presentations from community members.  Participants have the option to learn from the comfort of their own homes or join one […]

  14. DE Summer School: SOS- Four-to-One

    Welcome the DE Summer School special edition of SOS.  Our S.O.S series provides help, tips, and tricks for integrating DE media into your curriculum. During August, we’ll be featuring our STAR Community’s favorite strategies and how they have made them their own. Four-to-One original post Four-to-One PDF link to all PDFs in the SOS series […]

  15. DE Summer School: SOS- Shake It Up Baby

    Welcome the DE Summer School special edition of SOS.  Our S.O.S series provides help, tips, and tricks for integrating DE media into your curriculum. During August, we’ll be featuring our STAR Community’s favorite strategies and how they have made them their own. Shake It Up Baby original post Shake It Up Baby PDF link to […]

  16. DE Summer School: SOS- Blurt Out!

    Welcome the DE Summer School special edition of SOS.  Our S.O.S series provides help, tips, and tricks for integrating DE media into your curriculum. During August, we’ll be featuring our STAR Community’s favorite strategies and how they have made them their own. Blurt Out Blurt Out PDF link to all PDFs in the SOS series […]

  17. DE Summer School: SOS- Journals

    Welcome the DE Summer School special edition of SOS.  Our S.O.S series provides help, tips, and tricks for integrating DE media into your curriculum. During August, we’ll be featuring our STAR Community’s favorite strategies and how they have made them their own. Journals original post Journals PDF link to all PDFs in the SOS series […]

  18. DE Summer School: Digital Challenge- Builder Tools

    Welcome to DE Summer School’s  Digital Challenge!  Every Friday, during August, we’ll be featuring a new DE Digital Challenge Board that will allow you to explore more of Discovery Education resources and programs. Are you ready to accept the challenge?!?  Don’t do it alone! Share these resources with your colleagues. You are proficient in using […]

  19. DE Summer School: SOS- Vocabulary Stepping Stone

    Welcome the DE Summer School special edition of SOS.  Our S.O.S series provides help, tips, and tricks for integrating DE media into your curriculum. During August, we’ll be featuring our STAR Community’s favorite strategies and how they have made them their own. Vocabulary Stepping Stone original post Vocabulary Stepping Stone PDF link to all PDFs […]

  20. DE Summer School: #TBT- Future@Now

    Let’s go back to the future for this #TBT. The educational landscape has evolved quickly in the past decade, teaching everyone brave enough to cross its’ terrain, there are no boundaries to learning. We are no longer limited to learning only from within our districts borders, in fact we should be breaking down those walls […]

  21. DE Summer School: SOS- AEIOU

    Welcome the DE Summer School special edition of SOS.  Our S.O.S series provides help, tips, and tricks for integrating DE media into your curriculum. During August, we’ll be featuring our STAR Community’s favorite strategies and how they have made them their own. AEIOU original post AEIOU PDF link to all PDFs in the SOS series […]