Author Archives: Kelly Hines

2017 Day of Discovery: SC Edition

2017 Day of Discovery: SC Edition

On Saturday, April 29, over 70 educators from South Carolina and across the Southeast participated in the first stop on the 2017 Day of Discovery tour. The day was filled with learning, sharing and connecting among educators at the Richland One Center for Educator Quality. We want to extend a special thank you to our exceptional hosts, Richland County School District

Accepted to #DENSI2017: Meet Jennifer Tatum

Accepted to #DENSI2017 Congratulations, Jennifer Tatum! @jennetatum 5th Grade Teacher, Fairview Elementary, Buncombe County Schools (NC) Jennifer is a DEN Ambassador who has been a media coordinator, classroom teacher, and professionally developed pre-service teachers. From Jennifer’s #DENSI2017 Application What skills and strengths will you bring to the DENSI experience? One strength I bring to DENSI is the desire

Learning in 360 Degrees: Ms. James’ Math Students Dig Into Learning

In Ellerbe, North Carolina, there are many station stops on Heather James’ journey to helping her sixth grade students feel empowered through success with math. This month, they allowed our Discovery Education Community to join them in studying coordinate planes with the Discovery Education Math Techbook in Unit 6.1. The Big Idea By utilizing her

Virtual Reality Experience for the AHA-NFL Play60 VFT

On Tuesday, January 31, 2017, the American Heart Association and NFL Play 60 hosted a live virtual field trip with Discovery Education from Houston, Texas, for students around the world to learn how fun and easy it is to get heart healthy. Students in Ms. Carter’s science classes from ML King Middle School in Atlanta

Dining with the DEN at GSTA

On Thursday, February 2, 2017, educators from across Georgia gathered for our third annual Dining with the DEN at GSTA in Stone Mountain, Georgia. Each year, we bring together individuals who are passionate about teaching, learning, and connecting for an evening of networking and fun.   Our attendees shared their stories from the day of learning

Community Update: January 6, 2017

Happy New Year! Links to Content/Resources/Programs Found in the Update Sign up to host a DEN Ambassador cohort this spring Community Survey: Complete to Receive Three Awesome Deals Join #DENChat on Thursday evenings on Twitter Events Martin Luther King Jr. Day Virtual Viewing Party Inauguration Viewing Party American Heart Association – NFL Play60 Challenge Virtual Field

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