Author Archives: Kelly Hines

Celebrating Our DEN Ambassadors

Celebrating Our DEN Ambassadors

Before the Thanksgiving holiday, I had the opportunity to check in with our DEN-mazing educators in Maury County, Tennessee. Over the course of the fall semester, DEN STAR Tammy Crews has been hosting a cohort of our DEN Ambassador program with her colleagues at McDowell Elementary School in Columbia, TN. During the final of the

2016 Day of Discovery in Summerville, SC

  On Saturday, November 05, over 60 educators from the Low Country of South Carolina & across the region participated in the Summerville Day of Discovery. The day was filled with learning, sharing and connecting among educators at Fort Dorchester High School. A special thank you our hosts, DEN Leadership Council Members Pam Inabinett, Nicole Richardson, CeCe Wilburn-Davis and Dorchester School District

2016 Day of Discovery in Daphne, AL

On Saturday, October 1, over 40 educators from the Daphne, Alabama, area & across the region participated in the Daphne Day of Discovery. The day was filled with learning, sharing and connecting among educators at Daphne Middle School. A special thank you our hosts, DEN Leadership Council Members Victoria Pendley and Michele Benefield and Baldwin County Schools. Sessions included What’s New

2016 Day of Discovery in Gaston County, NC

On Saturday, September 17, over 90 educators from the Charlotte, North Carolina, area & across North America participated in the Gaston Day of Discovery. The day was filled with learning, sharing and connecting among educators at Stuart Cramer High School. A special thank you our hosts, DEN Leadership Council Member Teresa Thomassen and Gaston County Schools. Sessions included Plan Your Party, Allison

DE in Action April: Stations Based Resources

In 2016, Discovery Education is highlighting the great things happening in schools everyday through our DE in Action series. In April, our topic was Stations Based Learning. Lance Rougeux, Vice President of Learning Communities and Innovation, and Kelly Hines, Senior Manager of Community Engagement, shared some insightful tips and tricks from your Discovery Education Community.

Ignite Your Passion for Discovery: SC Wrap Up

In February, educators from across South Carolina gathered for a series of “Ignite Your Passion for Discovery” events in Columbia, Greenville, and Beaufort. Each evening was filled with a series of short, energizing presentations shared by members of your Discovery Education Community about a topic that makes them curious. The Ignite format requires presenters to

See You at NCTIES

Will you be attending NCTIES 2016 in March in Raleigh, NC? Join Discovery Education and your DE Community to learn and share at this great conference! We look forward to learning with you.   Learn and Share with Discovery Education Steve Dembo and Kelly Hines will be hosting a series of concurrent sessions in our

Ignite Your Passion for Discovery: South Carolina Edition

Ignite Your Passion for Discovery is a powerful evening of short, energizing presentations combined with networking and engaging conversations.  This is the first season we are hosting these events in the United States, starting in South Carolina. We’re excited to kick off these events in February!  This year’s sub-theme is asking, “What are you curious

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