Posts By Jannita

  1. The One That Did NOT Get Away featuring Ben Parker

    Explore the Blue brought to you by the Take Me Fishing Campaign invites all K-6 teachers and students to join us for a webinar featuring Ben Parker Though he was “lured” by the big city life and dreams of wealth by the stock market, Ben Parker packed up and “cast” a different line.  Though everyone […]

  2. Exciting Enhancements Coming to DE Streaming

    We’re rolling out some new improvements to DE streaming in January and I wanted to give you all a sneak peek first! With that in mind, please join us for one our upcoming webinars.  During these sessions you’ll learn about Exciting Enhancements coming to DE streaming in January.  New features will include: Enhanced MyDE Page […]

  3. Unique Opportunity for Your Students with Type 1 Diabetes

    In honor of World Diabetes Day on November 14, Novo Nordisk, Discovery Health, Discovery Education, and the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation invite your students with type 1 diabetes, their parents and caregivers to a special Youth Forum. Please share this invite with your students who have type 1 diabetes. Young Voices: Life with Diabetes Moderated […]

  4. 3 Things to Know About the ILC Conference

    Time is ticking away for to register for the upcoming Innovative Learning Conference in San Jose, CA.  It’s a conference you won’t want to miss!  So here’s 3 important things to know…. 1) DEN is hosting a Pre-Conference event on Monday, October 13th.  Seating is limited… so make sure you RSVP ASAP.  Invite is attached […]

  5. Where in the World is Jannita and David?

    Okay… I feel like that game “Where in the World is Carmen..”  I have received hundreds of emails…. read all your posts…. and have been meaning to send out pics… but let me break it down for you…. Everyone knows I am a planner… so I “planned” on having a baby… staying at the hospital […]

  6. STAR Streaming Update Webinar

    Discovery Education is excited to announce many new GREAT additions coming your way to streaming! This includes the long awaited and asked for Student Center where your students will have ability to log on and download media, better correlation with your state standards, more refined search, an update builders and my content, not to mention […]

  7. CA STARs Leave Earth with NASA and Buzz Aldrin!

    It goes without saying that this latest DEN event was definitely “Out of this World”  From the moment STARs walked in they were surrounded with the most incredible high definition images from NASA, not to mention being in the presence of NASA astronaut Buzz Aldrin, and another one of their favorite scientists Bill Nye. I […]

  8. Donors Choose a STAR!

    Over the past year I have heard a lot about the website www.donorschoose.org, where their tag-line reads “Teachers ask. You choose. Students Learn” It’s a great website where teachers can create their own project proposal that includes what resources will be needed and donors can log on and fund the technology needed in classrooms across […]

  9. Animal Planet + Eukanuba = 1 Outstanding Dog Show

    From  CA DEN Guest Blogger: Jenith Mishne Thanks to Discovery, I had the opportunity to attend the AKC/Eukanuba National Championship Show in Long Beach, CA last weekend. While I have watched many dog shows on TV, I have never actually attended one. It was fascinating, but of course, you must be a dog lover! No […]

  10. Increase Your Vocabulary + Feed the Hungry = FreeRice.com

    Thanks to CA DEN member Kathleen for passing this site along.  Basically, as you go through a multiple choice vocabulary quiz, for every question you get correct they donate 20 grains of rice to the United Nations World Food Program.  If you begin to miss questions, it will automatically adjust your vocabulary level. As I played this […]

  11. DEN STAR on Travel Channel Tonight!

    Just received the exciting news that our very own DEN STAR Judith Valle will have a video she made highlighted on the Travel Channel tonight!  Thousands of people have uploaded their 5 minute video trips to their website and she is one of the chosen few that will be aired on the Travel Channel Show called […]

  12. Thoughts with the CA DEN

    I sit in my office, with all the windows and doors of my house closed tight.  I am 20 miles from the nearest fire, but the smoke and ash are still thick and it makes me think of all of our CA DEN members that currently packing up or have already been evacuated.  I’ve watched […]