Posts By Matt Monjan

About Matt Monjan

The creativity, innovation & ideas that I learn from the DEN inspire me to help educators find new ways to reach their students & achieve great things!

  1. A Global Film Challenge For All

    Ok I have to brag about my friend Janet English and her super cool project, Film on The Fly.    Janet has launched a fantastically creative project that anyone with a cell phone and built in video camera – and they all pretty much have them – can participate.   Janet’s organization, KOCE, has launched a […]

  2. CDW-G and Discovery Education Open Win a Wireless Lab 2009 Sweepstakes!

    Five Winning Schools Given the Opportunity to Expand Educational Technology and Learning Resources for Students and Teachers   VERNON HILLS, Ill., and SILVER SPRING, Md. – January 5, 2009 – CDW Government, Inc. (CDW-G), a wholly owned subsidiary of CDW Corporation and leading source of Information Technology (IT) solutions to educators and governments, and Discovery […]

  3. Got games?

    Ok so the GEEKYBIRD was searching the net the other day in search of interactive, neat, easy, and free templates that you could use in your classroom. Here is a five of the coolest ones that he found: EclipseCrossword.com With over 2,000,000 downloads it goes without saying…this tool is pretty cool. EclipseCrossword is a fast, […]

  4. We Need Your Focus!

    The Discovery Education product development team is constantly looking for ways to make Discovery Education streaming better and better. And you guys play an important role in the direction of our site!  Along that vein our Product Development team is hosting a Focus Group Webinar tomorrow evening at 5pm EST.  It will be open to […]

  5. We Need Your Focus!

    The Discovery Education product development team is constantly looking for ways to make Discovery Education streaming better and better. And you guys play an important role in the direction of our site!  Along that vein our Product Development team is hosting a Focus Group Webinar tomorrow evening at 5pm EST.  It will be open to […]

  6. Time To Be Thankful!

    Each Thanksgiving my family goes around the dinner table and lists one thing that they are thankful for.  Usually, I’m just thankful that we’re finally allowed to eat!  And can you blame me?  I am not allowed to eat until everyone has been served their mashed potatoes, cranberry sauce, stuffing, turkey, beans, and…well the list […]

  7. Wait a minute…it is already November?

    It seems that as soon as the last Harry Potter, Dora the Explorer and, if you’re my 11 year-old neighbor, Artemis, left my door and, the last bits of candy in my trick or treat bowl were barely empty, that the Christmas advertisements were already rolling on my TV. By the way, if you’re asking […]

  8. Who Said Its Not Easy Being Green?

    We just found out we have 50 free tickets to the Green Festival in DC this weekend! If you would like to attend please let me know how many tickets you need and where to send them.  You can e-mail me by clicking on this link. Here’s the thing – the event is this Saturday […]

  9. Who Said Its Not Easy Being Green?

    We just found out we have 50 free tickets to the Green Festival in DC this weekend! If you would like to attend please let me know how many tickets you need and where to send them.  You can e-mail me by clicking on this link. Here’s the thing – the event is this Saturday […]

  10. Reminder – Please join us tomorrow!

    Discovery Connect is proud to provide you and your students the opportunity to learn from a true American hero, U.S. Air Force Major Paul Moga of the Air Combat Command’s 1st Fighter Wing. Paul “Max” Moga is the host of Showdown: Air Combat, a Military Channel series which offers amazing insight into the aircraft’s,the weaponry […]

  11. Report This!

    Well guys this is kinda super cool – and it is only going to get cooler.  We’ve upgraded the reporting functionality within DE streaming so that you can really zoom in and see usage like you’ve never seen it before. Within the new reports you now have the ability to see who is creating and […]

  12. Report this!

    Well guys this is kinda super cool – and it is only going to get cooler.  We’ve upgraded the reporting functionality within DE streaming so that you can really zoom in and see usage like you’ve never seen it before. Within the new reports you now have the ability to see who is creating and […]

  13. All Hands On Deck!

      Calling all sea-faring Stars.  We’re back at it again – this time catching stars for some really cool prizes.  As you may have read on super cool blog sites like the PA DEN Blog, the DEN fleet has left the harbor and is looking for a bountiful fall harvest of STARs from all around […]

  14. National Middle School Sustainability Challenge Launches Today!

    Siemens We Can Change the World Challenge Empowers Students to Create “Green Solution” Middle School Launch Marks the First Phase of Nationwide K-12 Sustainability Initiative Prizes include Regional and National Recognition, Cash and an Appearance on Discovery’s Planet Green Television Network– (NEW YORK) – Starting today, middle school students across the United States are being […]

  15. Shuffle Thyself!

    Okay so it is the new school year and as many DE streaming educators go back to school – some are returning to brand new or different schools. If this story rings true to you, you might be asking yourself how can you bring your DE streaming username/password to your new school? Well one way […]

  16. General Motors, Discovery Education, Name Winners of 2008 LIVE GREEN Teacher Grants

    Forty educators nationwide awarded $1,000 to implement inventive classroom lesson on sustainability Silver Spring, MD (August 25, 2008) – General Motors and Discovery Education are pleased to announce the forty winners of the 2008 LIVE GREEN Teacher Grants. Each of the forty winning middle or junior high school educators will receive a $1,000 grant to […]

  17. Pushing out Those Powerpoints

    Just a quick post to let you know that more inhabitants have moved into the Birdhouse. I have updated the page so that it now includes Powerpoints that show you how to tell a story with a few web 2.0 applications sites, create an multimedia powerpoint, and more!Check them all out by visiting the Bird […]

  18. Pushing Out Those Powerpoints!

    Just a quick post to let you know that more inhabitants have moved into the Birdhouse.  I have updated the page so that it now includes Powerpoints that show you how to tell a story with a few web 2.0 applications sites, create an multimedia powerpoint, and more! Check them all out by visiting the […]