Author Archives: Kelly Hines

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100 Counties in 100 Days: A NC Challenge

100 Counties in 100 Days: A NC Challenge

Looking for a way to engage your students in meaningful content creation, while highlighting our Board Builder tool? Want to give your students the chance research more about their local communities and our state? Check out this special Board Builder Challenge, just for teachers and students in North Carolina!   100 Counties in 100 Days

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Headed to SC EdTech 14?

Are you going to the SC ED TECH 2014? Then join members of the Discovery Educator Network for “Tech and Treat” on Thursday, October 30th. All are invited, but registration is required. Sign up today and bring a friend! Share, network, and have fun together! http://goo.gl/jVejei   Thursday, Oct. 30th 5:30PM to 7:30PM Wild Wings Cafe 15 W. Washington St. Greenville, SC 29601

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Dining with the STARs at NCSLMA

Will you be attending the NC School Library Media Association’s annual conference on October 9-11 in Winston Salem, NC? Do you live in the Winston Salem area?   Join Judy Uhrig and other local DEN STARs for Dining with the STARs! Let’s celebrate the great work you are doing with our students, build community, and

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Back to School with Discovery Education and East Tennessee

Join us for an afternoon to collaborate, share, network, and celebrate our greatest resources… one another.  Come find your “Sweet Spot” in the Discovery Educator Network!  Come enjoy “dessert first” as an afternoon snack as you learn more about how Discovery Education and the DEN can help you build global connections and learning opportunities for your

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Back to School with Discovery Education and GPB

Drop in and join Discovery Education and GPB to learn more about the amazing resources available through your Georgia partners in learning. Connect with members of the Discovery Educator Network, learn about exciting new updates in GPB’s vast content collection, and share with your greatest resource… one another. All are invited, but space is limited

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DDay Resources from DE

On June 6, 1944, 160,000 Allied troops landed on the beaches of Normandy, France, in one of the largest amphibious military operations in history. This mission led to a foothold in Europe, and eventually to the defeat of Hitler’s Army. The 70th anniversary of this event falls next week, so let’s take some time to investigate resources

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Spring VirtCon Next Steps

It’s been a few short weeks since Spring VirtCon 2014. You may have attended one of the many face-to-face events across the country with your colleagues and friends. You might have checked out the sessions from the comfort of your couch, sipping your coffee, and relaxing in your PJ’s. You may even have watched some

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DEN Geocaching Day 2014

Yesterday, educators and geocachers across the United States made it an official DEN Geocaching Day! Fifteen events across the country paired teachers with expert geocachers to help teach others the how-to’s, tips and tricks, and fun of these satellite based scavenger hunts. Mark Case, organized an in-person event for educators in the Piedmont in North

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STAR Spotlight: Heather Rollings

We love stories of amazing teachers and the work that you are doing in classrooms and with children across the globe. Check out this great story of a teacher who inspires us, and the teachers and students in South Carolina’s Rock Hill School District, every day. Meet Heather Rollings!  After teaching in the classroom for

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