I’m spending the day with a group of really enthusiastic and focused educators in Southeast TN. Here are some of the things we’ve been talking about focused on STEM and free PD. My opening session – thinc Differently Some of the free PD resources we discussed… DEN Community monthly calendar of events Chad Lehman’s FETC
Thanks to the DEN Community for sharing these resources that I shared with administrators in Austin, TX.
I had the opportunity to visit the Girls, Inc. National Resource Center this week to learn about the amazing work they do. We spent a few minutes talking about the Discovery Education connection with STEM Camp and other free featured programs. We also did a ten minute take on the importance of STEM for girls
Thanks to our friends at Polar Bears International, I am in Churchill, Manitoba – the polar bear capital of the world – for Polar Bear Week. Starting tomorrow we will be making virtual connections with students, educators, classrooms, zoos and other organizations to share the experience of what it’s like on the tundra. With polar
It’s that time of year again. Welcome to Polar Bear Week! Join us live from the tundra this week as we help bring to STEM to life in your classrooms through a series of live webcasts featuring scientists and researchers with very interesting STEM careers and starring polar bears who are chilling right outside our
Welcome to the Spotlight on Strategies Challenge! Our S.O.S series provides help, tips, and tricks for integrating DE media into your curriculum. Figure it Out Together PDF Version Background Figurative language helps make writing come alive. Students’ capacity to understand and apply figurative language is a key ingredient in language arts instruction and is particularly
This Saturday in Harrisburg was STEM-tastic at the Boys & Girls Club! Local STARs connected to the DEN VirtCon and helped get students excited about the possibilities of Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM). During Family Fun Day we got our hands-dirty (literally…food coloring doesn’t come off as easy as you might think) and worked
It is Okay to be a C Student – Kenosha from lrougeux
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I just finished carrying 46 boxes (and I counted), an assortment of bags, 30-40 posters and other such colorful things that hang well on cinder block walls, a bookcase, a book rack and and a classroom mailbox from the garage to the basement. So it goes with the end of the year classroom cleanup.